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Quote from Jan C. Smuts,

"Democracy, with its promise of international peace, has been no better guarantee against war than the old dynastic rule of kings."


Jan C. Smuts (more quotes by Jan C. Smuts or books by/about Jan C. Smuts)

(1870-1950) South African and British Commonwealth politician and military leader, Prime Minister of South Africa (1939-48), helped found both the League of Nations and the United Nations (he wrote the preamble of the UN Charter)


Address at St. Andrews University, 1934


Democracy, Peace, Tyranny, War


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