Tuesday, November 11, 2014
If peace cannot be maintained with honour, it is no longer peace.
1st Earl Russell, John Russell
John Russell, 1st Earl Russell (1792-1878), British Whig politician. speech, Sept. 19, 1853, Greenock, Scotland. quoted in Times (London, Sept. 21, 1853).
On the growing crisis in the Crimea, which erupted into war the following year.