"Do you not know that bombs kill men? Or do you not realise that the patient's death, at this moment, is precisely what we want to avoid?"
"They, of course, do tend to regard death as the prime evil and survival as the greatest good. But that is because we have taught them to do so. Do not let us be infected by our own propaganda."

"You see, it is so hard for these creatures to persevere."

"Prosperity knits a man to the World."

"You will notice that the young are generally less unwilling to die than the middle-aged and the old."