The most shocking fact about war is that its victims and its instruments are individual human beings and that these individual beings are condemned by the monstrous conventions of politics to murder or be murdered in quarrels not their own.

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A bad book is as much of a labor to write as a good one it comes as sincerely from the author's sou

A bad book is as much of a labor to write as a good one - it comes as sincerely from the author's soul.

There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving and that's your own self.

There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving and that's your own self.

The proper study of mankind is books.

The proper study of mankind is books.

The more powerful and original a mind the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude.

The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude.

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    Wars of nations are fought to change maps. But wars of poverty are fought to map change.

    Wars of nations are fought to change maps. But wars of poverty are fought to map change.

    That until the basic human rights Are equally guaranteed to all, Without regard to race - Dis a war.

    That until the basic human rights are equally guaranteed to all, without regard to race - Dis a war.

    Until the colour of a man's skin Is of no more significance than the colour of his eyes - Me say war.

    Until the colour of a man's skin is of no more significance than the colour of his eyes - Me say war.

    Until the philosophy which hold one race superior, and another Inferior, is finally and permanently discredited and abandoned - everywhere is war!

    Until the philosophy which hold one race superior, and another inferior, is finally and permanently discredited and abandoned - everywhere is war!

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