Atanu Dey On India's Development

Puzzler #2

Guess who said the following and about whom?

“Throughout the 20th century small groups of men seized control of great nations, built armies and arsenals, and set out to dominate the weak and intimidate the world.”

See the comments for the answer.


  1. The quote is from George W Bush’s State of the Union address on 28 January 2003. Pot. Kettle. Black.


    In each case, their ambitions of cruelty and murder had no limit. In each case, the ambitions of Hitlerism, militarism and communism were defeated by the will of free peoples, by the strength of great alliances and by the might of the United States of America.

    There’s an -ism I’ve never heard of before.

    Truly represents the “State of the Union”

  3. Atanu
    Sorry to post on comment on an old post.I dunno if Dubya noticed can apply Dubya’s statement to the birth of USA itself.
    Small group of people indeed seized control of (potentially) great nation, built armies and arsenals and…