Quotation by John Russell Russell, 1st Earl

If peace cannot be maintained with honour, it is no longer peace.
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.
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