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Leo Tolstoy

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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

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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.
Leo Tolstoy




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Quotes about war:



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There was never a good war, or a bad peace.”
Benjamin Franklin
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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.”

Pindar
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At the bottom of all patriotism there is war: that is why I am no patriot.”
Jules Renard
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War is not an adventure. It is a disease. It is like typhus.”
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
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Whatever makes for cultural development is working also against war.”
Sigmund Freud
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In time of war the laws are silent.”
Marcus Tullius Cicero
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Responsible one is not only for what you do but also for what it does not.”
Laozi
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Liberty means responsibility. That is why most men dread it.”
George Bernard Shaw
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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.”
Jean-Paul Sartre - Existentialism and Humanism
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We need to cultivate a universal responsibility for one another and the planet we share.”
Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai Lama
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The price of greatness is responsibility.”
Winston Churchill
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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.”
Albert Einstein
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Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.”
Leo Tolstoy
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Human wisdom consists in a knowledge of the order in which it is profitable to know things;”
Leo Tolstoy
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All the diversity, all the charm, all the beauty of life are made up of light and shade.”
Leo Tolstoy
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There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness and truth.”
Leo Tolstoy
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If you want to be happy, be.”
Leo Tolstoy
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Of all the sciences needful for men, the chief one is the knowledge of how to live, doing as little harm as possible; and of all arts, the most important is that which teaches how to avoid evil, and how to produce good with the least violence.”
Leo Tolstoy
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