Was die Erfahrung aber und die Geschichte lehren, ist dieses, daß Völker und Regierungen niemals etwas aus der Geschichte gelernt und nach Lehren, die aus derselben zu ziehen gewesen wären, gehandelt haben. (G.W.F. Hegel)Tweet
Every war results from the struggle for markets and spheres of influence, and every war is sold to the public by professional liars and totally sincere religious maniacs, as a Holy Crusade to save God and Goodness from Satan and Evil.
(Robert Anton Wilson) (Cosmic Trigger II : Down to Earth (1991)) Tweet
"I dislike Communism because it is undemocratic, and capitalism because it favors exploitation. (Bertrand Russell) "Tweet
“Nothing appears more surprizing to those, who consider human affairs with a philosophical eye, than the easiness with which the many are governed by the few; and the implicit submission, with which men resign their own sentiments and passions to those of their rulers. (David Hume, Essays: Moral, Political and Literary)"Tweet