In war, no one wins though it has been years since a major regional conflict has threatened the fragile balance of peace that exists today, the horrors of war and the memories and lessons that were. In any war, keeping means in line with ends is difficult especially after blood is spilled, emotions such as anger, revenge, retaliation, and protecting sunk costs take over the result can be long, devastating wars of attrition (think the peloponnesian war or world war i) where no one wins this tendency is. In this essay i intend to examine and evaluate some of the metaphors we humans commonly use, in particular those we use to understand argument there is no searching together for truth in those moments: like you said, it is one pitted against the other, and whomever is better armed wins, regardless. Opportunities, there might be no agreement that appeases an aggressor one reason that one might place such motivations outside of the realm of rationality, is that such suppose that if country a is strong then it wins a war with both parties expect to win a war with a high enough probability, then there would not. But their fundamental demand is one that has motivated people over many decades to take a stand against corrupt, abusive and autocratic governments they want a rules-based democracy it is easy to understand why democracies are on average richer than non-democracies, are less likely to go to war and have a better. Wars are very bad if wars were good that means killing is perfectly fine no one wins wars any way, so a war isn't a race or a killing competition civil wars are worse than a bunch of other wars world wars are worse than any other wars why do people go to war anyway report post like reply kellyh910109 1 7.
This one nation coalition contributed to the atlantic charter and so to the post war welfare state and a new liberal international order that post war domestic settlement and its liberal international order is under great strain in the same year of 1941 george orwell published his essay 'england your. Death by the millions war caused by the petty disagreements of those in power fought by the brave young men that had no other choice no one truly wins a war it does not decipher who is right, only whom is left the horrors of war are devastating both mentally and physically the horror is not only ever present during. Is the author of voices from iraq (2011), and covered the afghan and iraq wars for time, the new republic and salon he teaches this was an american war, one of its longest, in fact in the early there is no victory on the horizon for the us after all the years spent warring in afghanistan not even a. When kenneth jarecke photographed an iraqi man burned alive, he thought it would change the way americans saw the gulf war but the media wouldn't run the picture.
Read this full essay on in war, no one wins though it has been years since a major regional conflict has threatened the fragile balance of peace that exists. Essay 1 first of all the physical memories, the sounds, the smells and the surfaces of things it is curious that more vividly than anything that came afterwards in neutral, and there is hardly such a thing as a war in which it makes no difference who wins nearly always one stands more or less for progress, the other side. In fine, i have written my work, not as an essay which is to win the applause of the moment, but as a possession for all time thucydides (or thoukydides) (c book iv, 459- nobody is driven into war by ignorance, and no one who thinks that he will gain anything from it is deterred by fear (trans benjamin jowett.
Making either scenario more of a risk is that military planners and political leaders on all sides assume their side would be the one to win in a “short” and of the last world wars and the risky actions and heated rhetoric out of moscow and beijing over the last year demonstrate it is no longer useful to avoid. Robb had previously agreed to marry one of the daughters of walter frey, the miserly lord of the twins - two castles that hold a strategic river crossing - in return for passage and soldiers to win his war against the lannisters instead, robb marries a foreign noblewoman for love and beauty, and his uncle. Evils of wars evils of wars : there is no doubt that war is an evil one it is the greatest catastrophe that can befall human beings it brings death and destruction, merciless slaughter and butchery, disease and starvation, poverty and ruin in its wake one has only to think of the havoc that was wrought in various countries not.
It contains the advice or opinions of one or more wikipedia contributors this page is not one of wikipedia policies or guidelines, as it has not been thoroughly vetted by the community some essays represent widespread norms others only represent minority viewpoints shortcuts · wp:winning · wp:winner · wp:win. 5939 quotes have been tagged as war: mark twain: 'god created war so that americans would learn geography', george “i know not with what weapons world war iii will be fought, but world war iv will be fought with sticks and stones ” “never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.