Boswell quotes the great Samuel Johnson as saying, "A man, sir, should keep his friendship in a constant repair." That is the theme of what I have to say of international relations this morning. It has become particularly important: for the United States because the world is convinced that the choice between peace and war will be fundamentally an: American decision.
Wriston, H. M.
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