Wissenschaft am Abgrund: Weltkrieg und Revolution
Einstein Stance towards War
Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism - how passionately I hate them! How vile and despicable seems war to me! I would rather be hacked in pieces than take part in such an abominable business.
(from: Ideas and Opinions, p. 10)