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Quotation by Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
War is in truth a disease in which the juices that serve health and maintenance are used for the sole purpose of nourishing something foreign, something at odds with nature.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749–1832), German poet, dramatist. Conversation with Friedrich Wilhelm Riemer (December 13, 1806).
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