What ordinary men are directly aware of and what they try to do are bounded by the private orbits in… (read more)
The nearest the modern general or admiral comes to a small-arms encounter of any sort is at a duck hunt… (read more)
The principal cause of war is war itself.
Prestige is the shadow of money and power.
America is a nation with no truly national city, no Paris, no Rome, no London, no city which is at… (read more)
Every revolution has its counterrevolution - that is a sign the revolution is for real.
In the world of the celebrity, the hierarchy of publicity has replaced the hierarchy of descent and even of great… (read more)
Neither the life of an individual nor the history of a society can be understood without understanding both.