Romain Rolland: Peace and war are in the hands of those who hold the purse-strings

For peace, against war: literary selections


Anti-war essays, poems, short stories and literary excerpts

Nobel prize in literature recipients on peace and war

French writers on war and peace

Romain Rolland: Selections on war


Romain Rolland
From A World In Birth (L’enfantement) (1933)
Translated by Amalia de Alberti


When Marc began to play on the violin of European peace, Jean Casimir’s girlish tongue began to dance. He was amused at the disorderly intrusion of this grasshopper into the wasps’ nest. This poor chap who imagined he was working for the peace of the world!

“Peace, old chap, is no longer made by the press, nor by speeches, nor in the Forum, nor in Parliament, nor in the interviews of ministers, nor the conferences of diplomatists, nor even at the front of armies. That belongs to the past. It is out of date! Peace and war are in the hands of those who hold…

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One comment on “Romain Rolland: Peace and war are in the hands of those who hold the purse-strings
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