August Deibel World War II

Famous quotes containing the words war, august and/or world:

    O I know they make war because they want peace; they hate so that they may live; and they destroy the present to make the world safe for the future. When have they not done and said they did it for that?
    Elizabeth Smart (1913–1986)

    The aim of every political association is the preservation of the natural and imprescriptible rights of man. These rights are liberty, property, security and resistance to oppression.
    —French National Assembly. Declaration of the Rights of Man (drafted and discussed August 1789, published September 1791)

    A reasonable change of the world can not be instrumented by pure reason.
    Friedrich Dürrenmatt (1921–1990)