Friday, 15 August 2008

Speak softly and carry a big stick

click here to go to the blog That was the belief of Teddy Roosevelt 105 years ago when he referred to what he described as an "old adage". The meaning was clear. Where possible use diplomacy to resolve a dispute and do not rush to confrontation; but have the ability and willingness to use force if those diplomatic and peaceful methods fail. Over time a weakening of...

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