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Adin Ballou

Adin Ballou

Never before did the nations of the earth expend so much money, time, strength and intelligence in preparing for the contingencies of war... And all for what? To save life, was it? To execute justice, was it? To protect human rights, was it? To promote civil and religious liberty, was it? To maintain order, bless society and elevate mankind, was it?

Adin Ballou

Adin Ballou

My friends, remember that when you talk of injuring your neighbors, they talk of injuring you. When nations threaten to fight, other nations will be ready too. Love will beget love — a wish to be at peace will keep you at peace. You can overcome evil only with good, there is no other way.

Adin Ballou

Adin Ballou

After a few passes with the sword, a few rounds of musketry, a few assaults and retreats, it is all self-defense — all justifiable homicide, violence and destruction.

Adin Ballou

Adin Ballou

If gradually the world had come into wholesome order — a state of truthfulness, justice, and peace… then might we admit that the common method of self-preservation was the true one.

Adin Ballou

Adin Ballou

When a violent multitude... came to seize him in the prayerful solitude of Gethsemane, he raised not a weapon of defense. But he rebuked his mistaken disciple for drawing the sword, healed the wound he had inflicted, and taught him that all who take must perish with the sword.



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