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PostPosted: Thu Sep 30, 2004 3:03 pm 
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"The belief in the possibility of a short decisive war appears to be one of the most ancient and dangerous of human illusions."

The Pleasures of Ignorance (1921)
Robert Lynd
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 30, 2004 3:34 pm 
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What do you think of the quote :?:
I agree, look at the world wars or the hundredyears war,
but then again there was that half hour war. :?

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Wars have done no good to man kind, but the word Ego has been the fuel to this madness.

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I think Barbara Bush put it best when she said "War is not nice"
Now I don't want to appear rude, but have you ever noticed that men look for reasons to go to war while women prove to them exactly why they shouldn't.

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Few men look for a reason to go to war. The fact that it is normally our leaders choice and they are normally men means nothing look at Margarat Thatcher and the Faklnads War.

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point taken. My sincerest apologies if I've offended you.

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