As we reflect upon the twentieth century and its notable characteristics, two features appear to be dominating. The first is accelerating technological power, which is obvious I think. The second, which may not seem so obvious, is waning moral power.
Lowry, Charles Wesley
"Moral Factors of National Strategy,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 8
, Article 4.
Available at: https://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol8/iss7/4