We have created the enemy we would like to have, a Soviet Union thirsting for power that it did not intend to use, armed but not anxious to maintain a harmonious world, monotonously boasting about its terrible victories and losses but gratefully learning from our sophisticated negotiators about the nature of modern war.
Bathurst, Robert B.
"On Creating an Enemy,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 34
, Article 4.
Available at: https://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol34/iss6/4