Alexander Solzhenitsyn on violence and lies

by Rudd-O published 2009/01/30 13:10:49 GMT+0, last modified 2013-06-26T03:24:32+00:00
He got it right.

Violence has nothing with which to cover itself except the lie, and the lie has nothing to stand on other than violence. Any man who has once acclaimed violence as his method must inexorably choose the lie as his principle.

Solzhenitsyn, Alexander