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Old 06-02-2010, 08:34 PM
gonzomax is offline
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Originally Posted by Airman Doors, USAF View Post
Wars have existed since the first time a caveman decided he wanted another caveman's pretty little rock and got his friends to back him up. This is the way of it. Human beings are animals with the same capacity for violence and the same capacity for avarice as any other animal, we just have the ability to manufacture better weapons.

Lamenting this fact, while somewhat noble, is pointless.
Pointless is accepting war as inevitable. It is not pointless to ascribe to something better. We should all hope to be better.