Arthur Henderson

Arthur Henderson

British politician, Nobel Peace Prize 1934
In short, it may be said that on paper the obligations to settle international disputes peacefully are now so comprehensive and far-reaching that it is almost impossible for a state to resort to war without violating one or more solemn treaty obligations.More Arthur Henderson quotes [08/25/2011 10:08:21]
I do not believe that the values which the Western democracies consider essential to civilization can survive in a world rent by the international anarchy of nationalism and the economic anarchy of competitive enterprise.More Arthur Henderson quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Moreover, war has become a thing potentially so terrible and destructive that it should have been the common aim of statesmen to put an end to it forever.More Arthur Henderson quotes [08/25/2011 10:08:54]
It is because I believe that it is in the power of such nations to lead the world back into the paths of peace that I propose to devote myself to explaining what, in my opinion, can and should be done to banish the fear of war that hangs so heavily over the world.More Arthur Henderson quotes [08/25/2011 10:08:46]
On the contrary, the characteristic element of the present situation is that economic questions have finally and irrevocably invaded the domain of public life and politics.More Arthur Henderson quotes [08/25/2011 11:08:01]

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