Bombs

Famous quotes containing the word bombs:

    The greatest danger of bombs is in the explosion of stupidity that they provoke.
    Octave Mirbeau (1850–1917)

    Civilization is maintained by a very few people in a small number of places and we need only some bombs and a few prisons to blot it out altogether.
    Cyril Connolly (1903–1974)

    We have long forgotten the ritual by which the house of our life was erected. But when it is under assault and enemy bombs are already taking their toll, what enervated, perverse antiquities do they not lay bare in the foundations.
    Walter Benjamin (1892–1940)