Quotes by Lester B. Pearson
35 quotes by Lester B. Pearson
And I have lived since as you have in a period of cold war, during which we have ensured by our achievements in the science and technology of destruction that a third act in this tragedy of war will result in the peace of extinction.
Quote about opinion, war, destruction, technology, tragedy, science, peace
As a civilian during the Second War, I was exposed to danger in circumstances which removed any distinction between the man in and the man out of uniform.
Quote about civilization, circumstances, danger, war, man
Quote about war, world
Certainly the idea of an international police force effective against a big disturber of the peace seems today unrealizable to the point of absurdity.
Quote about idea, police, force, peace
Quote about war, man
Nevertheless, defense by power as a first obligation on a state has to be considered in relation to things other than economics.
Quote about relation, state, power, things