Quotation by Paddy Chayefsky

It's not greed and ambition that makes wars—it's goodness. Wars are always fought for the best of reasons, for liberation or manifest destiny, always against tyranny and always in the best interests of humanity. So far this war, we've managed to butcher some 10,000,000 people in the interest of humanity. The next war, it seems we'll have to destroy all of man in order to preserve his damn dignity.
Paddy Chayefsky (1923–1981), U.S. author, screenwriter, and Arthur Hiller. Charlie Madison (James Garner), The Americanization of Emily (1964).

Based On The Novel By William Bradford Huie.
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