There is a stage in every war…

by Limbic on October 17, 2010

“Courage is not enough in war: victory will go to the side who best organises that courage”

“There is a stage in every war when the possibility of defeat appears, and yet the possibility cannot be admitted, and one has to go on killing. Where does that leave the liberal conscience?”

– Peter Watson discussing the Spanish Civil War in in “A Terrible Beauty“.

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