"I offer a toast to the only nation that has waged war but not worshipped it, that has won the greatest power in the world but not sought it, that has wrought the greatest weapon of death but not wished to wield it; and may it inspire men with dreams worthy of its action."
Sunday, February 13, 2011
A Toast, To America
Courtesy of John Bolton, who gave an impressive and moving speech yesterday at the CPAC 2011 conference. He included in his talk the following quote from the french author Andre Malroux: