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Great historic quotes # 1

Posted by Helen Monday, May 23, 2005

With thanks to our colleague in Ireland, Anthony Coughlan (who has also spoken at Bruges Group meetings), who reminds us of something Otto von Bismarck wrote in 1880:

“I have always found the word 'Europe' on the lips of people who wanted something from others which they dared not demand under their own names.”
Nothing much has changed then.