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Justice without might is helpless; might without justice is tyrannical.
Translated by W. F. Trotter
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“They were conquerors, and for that you want only brute force—nothing to boast of, when you have it, since your strength is just an accident arising from the weakness of others.”
“Heart of Darkness”
“Everywhere the weak execrate the powerful, before whom they cringe; and the powerful beat them like sheep whose wool and flesh they sell.”
“Common sense will tell us, that the power which hath endeavoured to subdue us, is of all others the most improper to defend us.”
“The Russians are bent on world dominance, and they are rapidly acquiring the means to become the most powerful imperial nation the world has seen. The men in the Soviet Politburo do not have to worry about the ebb and flow of public opinion. They...”
“The Path to Power”
"Justice without might is helpless; might without justice is tyrannical." Blaise Pascal, Pensées (1670).
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