„If we can widen the range of experiences beyond what we as individuals have encountered, if we can draw upon the experiences of others who've had to confront comparable situations in the past, then - although there are no guarantees - our chances of acting wisely should increase proportionately.“

— Edward Carr

Edward Carr1
anglický historik, diplomat, novinář a mezinárodní vztahy... 1892 - 1982

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