At this stage in international relations, new priorities have clearly emerged. They are related not to the factors which divide our nations and countries, but rather, they are related to those that unite us. Today the issue is this: we should not emphasize our differences and contradictions or use them as a pretext for confrontations and arms races.
"A Talk Followed by Questions and Answers: U.S. Naval War College, Newport, Rhode Island, 8 November 1991,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 45
, Article 3.
Available at: https://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol45/iss4/3