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“War is regarded as nothing but the continuation of state policy with other means.”
—Karl Von Clausewitz (17801831)
“No two people see the world exactly alike, and different temperaments will often apply the same principle, recognized by both, differently. Even one and the same person wont always maintain the same views and judgments: earlier convictions must give way to later ones.”
—Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (17491832)