The new naval treaty permits the United States to spend a billion dollars on warships-a sum greater than has been accumulated by... - Abraham Flexner Quotes
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Quote:The new naval treaty permits the United States to spend a billion dollars on warships-a sum greater than has been accumulated by all our endowed institutions of learning in their entire history. Unintelligence could go no further! ... In Great Britain, the situation is similar. ... Until the figures are reversed, ... nations deceive themselves as to what they care about most. - Abraham Flexner Quotes
  


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