Ed Team

Quote of the day

Filed By Ed Team | February 13, 2007 7:18 AM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: anti-war, Germany, Iraq, war

"Why, of course, the people don't want war. Why would some poor slob on a farm want to risk his life in a war when the best that he can get out of it is to come back to his farm in one piece. Naturally, the common people don't want war; neither in Russia nor in England nor in America, nor for that matter in Germany. That is understood. But, after all, it is the leaders of the country who determine the policy and it is always a simple matter to drag the people along, whether it is a democracy or a fascist dictatorship or a Parliament or a Communist dictatorship." -- Nazi Hermann Goering, second in command of the Third Reich

(Hat tip to Torpor Indy.)


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