When you go in search of honey you must expect to be stung by bees.
Some people draw a comforting distinction between “force” and “violence.” . . . I refuse to cloud the issue by such word-play. . . . The power which establishes a state is violence; the power which maintains it is violence; the power which eventually overthrows it is violence. . . . Call an elephant a rabbit only if it gives you comfort to feel that you are about to be trampled to death by a rabbit.
The drama can only be brought to its climax in one of two ways -- through the selective brutality of terrorism or the impartial horrors of war.
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