On September 17, 1914, Erzberger, the well-known German statesman, an eminent member of the Catholic Party, wrote to the Minister of War, General von Falkenhayn, We must not worry about committing an offence against the rights of nations nor about violating the laws of humanity. Such feelings today are of secondary importance? A month later, on October 21, 1914, he wrote in Der Tag, If a way was found of entirely wiping out the whole of London it would be more humane to employ it than to allow the blood of A SINGLE GERMAN SOLDIER to be shed on the battlefield!Rate it:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it

Georges Clémenceau

French statesman who played a key role in negotiating the Treaty of Versailles (1841-1929)

All Georges Clémenceau quotes | Georges Clémenceau Books

click to add your vote (1 vote)

Translation

Find a translation for this quote in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss this Georges Clémenceau quote with the community:

Citation

Use the citation below to add this quote to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Georges Clémenceau Quotes." Quotes.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 30 Oct. 2014. <http://www.quotes.net/quote/59245>.

We need you!

Help build the largest human-edited quotes collection on the web!


The Web's Largest Resource for

Famous Quotes & Sayings


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network