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Biography - Leo Tolstoy:

Russian writer.
Born: 1828 - Died: 1910
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: Russian Federation
Russian Federation

War on the other hand is such a terrible thing, that no man, especially a Christian man, has the right to assume the responsibility of starting it.




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Quotes for: war


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There was never a good war, or a bad peace.
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War is sweet to those who have no experience of it,
but the experienced man trembles exceedingly at heart on its approach.

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At the bottom of all patriotism there is war: that is why I am no patriot.
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War is not an adventure. It is a disease. It is like typhus.
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Whatever makes for cultural development is working also against war.
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In time of war the laws are silent.
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Quotes for: responsibility


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Quotes for: responsibility


Responsible one is not only for what you do but also for what it does not.
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Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.
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when we say that a man is responsible for himself, we do not only mean that he is responsible for his own individuality, but that he is responsible for all men.
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We need to cultivate a universal responsibility for one another and the planet we share.
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The price of greatness is responsibility.
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Falling in love is not at all the most stupid thing that people do — but gravitation cannot be held responsible for it.
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Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
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Human wisdom consists in a knowledge of the order in which it is profitable to know things;
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All the diversity, all the charm, all the beauty of life are made up of light and shade.
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There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness and truth.
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If you want to be happy, be.
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Truth must gain ground without violence.
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