"We are paid for our suspicions by finding what we suspected." ~ Henry David Thoreau
"The tensions of the world are rising higher / We're probably due another war with all this ire / I'm not smart enough to change a thing" ~ Sam Fender, "Hypersonic Missiles"
"Did you buy your tickets for the war game / Aren't you glad that you're sitting in the back / For the game is deadly having all the players / Aren't you glad it's a spectator sport" ~ The Monkees, "War Games"
"Well in this blues I'm singin' / There's a lesson to be learned / Don't go around smokin' / Unless you want to get burned" ~ Nick Drake, "Been Smoking Too Long"
"My boyfriend's back he's gonna save my reputation / (Hey-la-day-la my boyfriend's back) / If I were you I'd take a permanent vacation" ~ The Angels
"War (huh) yeah / What is it good for? / Absolutely nothing" ~ Edwin Starr
"Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do." ~ Voltaire