Want of foresight, unwillingness to act when action would be simple and effective, lack of clear thinking, confusion of counsel until the emergency comes, until self-preservation strikes its jarring gong — these are the features which constitute the endless repetition of history.

Winston Churchill (1874-1965) British statesman and author
Speech, House of Commons (2 May 1935)

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