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Bertolt Brecht -
Mother Courage and Her Children (1941)
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The defeats and victories of the fellows at the top aren't always defeats and victories for the fellows at the bottom.
What they could do with round here is a good war. What else can you expect with peace running wild all over the place? You know what the trouble with peace is? No organization.
Sometimes I have visions of myself driving through hell, selling sulphur and brimstone, or through heaven peddling refreshments to the roaming souls. If me and the children I've got left could find a place where there's no shooting, I wouldn't mind a few years of peace and quiet.
Whenever there are great virtues, it's a sure sign something's wrong.
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You're only here for a short visit. Don't hurry. Don't worry. And be sure to smell the flowers along the way.
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