Polycarp of smyrna War is

Polycarp of smyrna

War is never economically beneficial except for those in position to profit from war expenditures. As a rule of thumb, if the government wants you to know it, it probably isnt true. Of all tyrannies, a tyranny exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. Do not waste time bothering whether you love your neighbor; act as if you did. About the quote : Lewis 1898-1963 was an Irish author and scholar, most famous for his Chronicles of Narnia series. From The Anti-War Quote Book, Quirk Books, Ed. by Eric Groves Sr. Peace will be realized only by forging bonds of trust between people at the deepest level, in the depths of their very lives. About the quote : From his proposals for peace. Ikeda is President of Soka Gakkai International I am a steadfast follower of the doctrine of non-violence which was first preached by Lord Buddha, whose divine wisdom is All forms of violence, especially war, are totally unacceptable as means to settle disputes between and among nations, groups and persons. When the largest industry in the world is no longer War, I will accept Darwins theory of Evolution. Today the real test of Americas power and wisdom is not our capacity to make war but our capacity to prevent it. About the quote : from an article in The Seattle Times, 1/11/0 Societies can be sunk by the weight of buried ugliness. There is nothing politically right that is morally wrong. Tis nobler to lose honor to save the lives of men than it is to gain honor by taking them. You cannot win a War on Terrorism. Its like having a war on jealousy. About the quote : Cross is a comedian, most well known for his roles on the television series Arrested Development and Mr. This quote is from his 2002 comedy album. The direct use of force is such a poor solution to any problem, it is generally employed only by small children and large nations. You are not going to get peace with millions of armed men. The chariot of peace cannot advance over a road littered with cannon. War creates peace like hate creates love. Remember that a government big enough to give you everything you want is also big enough to take away everything you have. From fanaticism to barbarism is only one step. The question in my mind is how many additional American casualties is Saddam worth? And the answer is not very damned many. About the quote : Speaking to the Discovery Institute after the first Gulf War, on 8/14/1992, when he was Secretary of Defense. Death has a tendency to encourage a depressing view of war. There are a lot of people who lie and get away with it, and thats just a fact. Peace has to be created, in order to be maintained. It will never be achieved by passivity and quietism. the product of Faith, Strength, Energy, Will, Sympathy, Justice, Imagination, and the triumph of principle. It is not the fact of liberty but the way in which liberty is exercised that ultimately determines whether liberty itself survives. Dress it as we it, and sing swaggering songs about it, what is war, nine times out of ten, but murder in uniform? The best defense is no offense. We must pursue peaceful end through peaceful means. Rules of engagement are a set of guidelines for murder. Conflict cannot survive without your participation. Nothing except a battle lost can be polycarp of smyrna as melancholy as a battle won. We must guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence, whether sought or unsought, by the military-industrial complex. Disarmament, with mutual honor and confidence, is a continuing imperative. May we polycarp of smyrna confuse honest dissent with disloyal subversion. This world of avoid becoming a community of dreadful fear and hate, and be, instead, a proud confederation of mutual trust and respect.

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