War and Peace
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Why bother building any more nuclear warheads until we've used the ones we have?
Katz' Law: Man and nations will act rationally when all other possibilities have been exhausted.
Join the Army: travel to exotic distant lands, meet exciting, unusual people and kill them.
It is impossible to defend perfectly against the attack of those who want to die.
What a strange game. The only winning move is not to play.
The pen may be stronger than the sword... but I'd rather have a sword in a dark alley.
A citizen of America will cross the ocean to fight for democracy, but won't cross the street to vote in a national election.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself -- nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance.
I have seen war. I have seen war on land and sea. I have seen blood running from the wounded... I have seen the dead in the mud. I have seen cities destroyed... I have seen children starving. I have seen the agony of mothers and wives. I hate war.