World War II

Famous quotes containing the words world and/or war:

    A poet would a-wishing go,
    And he wished love were thus and so.
    “If but it were,” he said, said he,
    “And one thing more that may not be,
    This world were good enough for me.”
    Robert Frost (1874–1963)

    It takes twenty years or more of peace to make a man; it takes only twenty seconds of war to destroy him.
    Baudouin I (b. 1930)