Javier Perez de Cuellar

Javier Perez de Cuellar

5th UN Secretary-General (1982-1991)
The patient is in intensive care but still alive.More Javier Perez de Cuellar quotes [10/07/2011 04:10:24]
The aim of political institutions like the United Nations is to draw the line between struggle and conflict and to make it possible for nations to stay on the right side of that line...More Javier Perez de Cuellar quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Human nature being what it is, peace must inevitably be a relative condition. The essence of life is struggle and competition, and to that extent perfect peace is an almost meaningless abstraction. Struggle and competition are stimulating, but when they degenerate into conflict it is usually both destructive and disruptive. The aim of political institutions like the United Nations is to draw the line between struggle and conflict and to make it possible for nations to stay on the right side of that line...More Javier Perez de Cuellar quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Peace - the word evokes the simplest and most cherished dream of humanity. Peace is, and has always been, the ultimate human aspiration. And yet our history overwhelmingly shows that while we speak incessantly of peace, our actions tell a very different story.More Javier Perez de Cuellar quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I am like a doctor. I have written a prescription to help the patient. If the patient doesn't want all the pills I've recommended, that's up to him. But I must warn that next time I will have to come as a surgeon with a knife.More Javier Perez de Cuellar quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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