Thursday, July 10, 2014

It is our duty still to endeavor to avoid war; but if it shall actually take place, no matter by whom brought on, we must defend ourselves. If our house be on fire, without inquiring whether it was fired from within or without, we must try to extinguish it.

Thomas Jefferson

1 comment:

The Mound of Sound said...

That sounds like the sort of quote that can be abused to defend just about anything.