quotes of the day
Untelevised has a series of salient quotes about war. A few excerpts:
“It is well that war is so terrible - we should grow too fond of it.”
- Robert E. Lee, 1862
"I love peace, and I am anxious that we should give the world still another useful lesson, by showing to them other modes of punishing injuries than by war, which is as much a punishment to the punisher as to the sufferer."
- Thomas Jefferson, 1794
"I hate war as only a soldier who has lived it can, only as one who has seen its brutality, its futility, its stupidity.
-- Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1952