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Quotation by Winston Churchill
This is no war for domination or imperial aggrandisement or material gain.... It is a war ... to establish, on impregnable rocks, the rights of the individual and it is a war to establish and revive the stature of man.
Winston Churchill (1874–1965), British statesman, writer. speech, Sept. 3, 1939, to the House of Commons.
On that day's declaration of war against Germany by Britain and France.
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