Leadership quote by Dwight D. Eisenhower

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If the United Nations once admits that international disputes can be settled by using force, then we will have destroyed
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"If the United Nations once admits that international disputes can be settled by using force, then we will have destroyed the foundation of the organization and our best hope of establishing a world order"

- Dwight D. Eisenhower

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This quote by Dwight D. Eisenhower emphasizes the importance of the United Nations in developing a world order. He is cautioning that if the UN enables the use of force to settle international disputes, then it will have ruined the structure of the company. This structure is based upon the idea that disputes need to be resolved through peaceful methods, not through violence. Eisenhower is stressing the importance of the UN in creating a world order that is based on peace and understanding, instead of on conflict and violence. He thinks that the UN is our finest hope of attaining this goal, which enabling the usage of force would weaken this hope.

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Dwight D. Eisenhower This quote is written / told by Dwight D. Eisenhower between October 14, 1890 and March 28, 1969. He was a famous President from USA, the quote is categorized under the topic Leadership. The author also have 80 other quotes.

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