This idea of weapons of mass exterminations utterly horrible and is something which no one with one spark of humanity can tolerate. I will not pretend to obey a government which is organizing a mass massacre of mankind.
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Those who in principle oppose birth control are either incapable of arithmetic or else in favour of war, pestilence and famine as permanent features of human life.
Conventional people are roused to fury by departure from convention, largely because they regard such departure as a criticism of themselves.
In all affairs it's a healthy thing now and then to hang a question mark on the things you have long taken for granted.
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War does not determine who is right - only who is left.
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