Wednesday, July 21, 2010

The only reason Canada's Afghan policy is still on its perch... because it's been nailed there.

"The most common error in politics is sticking to the carcasses of dead policies."
- attributed to Lord Salisbury, 1877

“No one starts a war--or rather, no one in his senses ought to do so--without first being clear in his mind what he intends to achieve by that war and how he intends to conduct it.” - attributed to Carl von Clausewitz

Dieppe, anyone?