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.
No nation now sets forth to despoil another upon the avowed ground that it desires the spoils. /nation/ Elihu Root quotes

Quotes of the month

Mark Devolt "A man should strive to be the one whose name is bigger than his house."

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Mark Devolt "You will be loved by many but not betrayed only by those who do not need anything from you except reciprocity." [05/14/2020 03:05:42] More


Mark Devolt "Experience cannot be passed on, it can only be shared." [05/17/2020 02:05:47] More


Mark Devolt "Every truth has its own right to freedom."

Mark Devolt [05/23/2020 04:05:05] More


Eugene Ryabyi The bright memories are the foundation of human life, and the stronger they are, the easier for a man to endure earthquakes of misfortune. [05/29/2020 02:05:17] More