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A Serious Look at Our World
Our objective as human beings and the object of our government and our nation's diplomacy is to preserve our security and our values in the condition of peace. But, like all words, this proud word "peace" has historically run the risk of being corrupted. There is a peace of the grave; the peace that reins in a well-disciplined prison; the peace that may plant with its terms the seeds of future war. It is peace with dignity that we seek. It is peace with liberty that is the indispensable ingredient for the evolution of Man from the species "homo sapiens" to the species "human being."