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Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.
-- Albert Einstein
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Peace is much more precious than a piece of land... let there be no more wars.
-- Mohammed Anwar Sadat, 1918-1981
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People never lie so much as after a hunt, during a war, or before an election.
-- Otto Von Bismarck
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People of privilege will always risk their complete destruction
rather than surrender any material part of their advantage.
-- John Kenneth Galbraith
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People that can't find something to live for always seem to find something to
die for. The problem is, they usually want the rest of us to die for it too.
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People usually get what's coming to them ... unless it's been mailed.
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People who develop the habit of thinking of themselves as world
citizens are fulfilling the first requirement of sanity in our time.
-- Norman Cousins
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Perhaps the most widespread illusion is that if we were in power we would
behave very differently from those who now hold it -- when, in truth, in
order to get power we would have to become very much like them. (Lenin's
fatal mistake, both in theory and in practice.)
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Persistence in one opinion has never been considered a merit in political
-- Marcus Tullius Cicero, "Ad familiares", 1st century BC
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Pilfering Treasury property is paticularly dangerous: big thieves are
ruthless in punishing little thieves.