Elihu Root

Elihu Root

American lawyer, statesman and public figure, the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize (1912) for his contribution to the development of the institute of international mediation.
Honest people, mistakenly believing in the justice of their cause, are led to support injustice.More Elihu Root quotes [11/30/2012 05:11:22]
To deal with the true causes of war one must begin by recognizing.More Elihu Root quotes [11/30/2012 05:11:00]
It is only through the power of association that those of any calling exercise due influence in their communities.More Elihu Root quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The law of the survival of the fittest led inevitably to the survival and predominance of the men who were effective in war and who loved it because they were effective.More Elihu Root quotes [11/30/2012 05:11:10]
It is not uncommon in modern times to see governments straining every nerve to keep the peace, and the people whom they represent, with patriotic enthusiasm and resentment over real or fancied wrongs, urging them forward to war.More Elihu Root quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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