The manhood that has been in war must be transferred to the cause of peace, before war can lose its charm, and peace be venerable to men.

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) American essayist, lecturer, poet
“War,” lecture, Boston (Mar 1838), Aesthetic Papers, Article 3 (1849)
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