Quotation: Ambrose Bierce about revolutions’ beneficiaries

Revolutions are usually accompanied by a considerable effusion of blood, but are accounted worth it—this appraisement being made by beneficiaries whose blood had not the mischance to be shed.

Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914) Discuss

 

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2 responses to “Quotation: Ambrose Bierce about revolutions’ beneficiaries

  1. I used to own a copy of the Devil’s Dictionary. I wonder if Bierce is even in print any more?

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