Pacifists would do well to study the Siegfried and Maginot Line, remembering that these defenses were forced; that Troy fell; that the wall of Hadrian succumbed; that the Great Wall of China was futile. In war, the only sure defense is offense.

George S. Patton (1885-1945) American soldier
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Added on 1-Feb-04 | Last updated 1-Feb-04
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