"Paul Virilio" is a French Culture theory/cultural theorist and Urban planning/urbanist. He is best known for his writings about technology as it has developed in relation to speed and power, with diverse references to architecture, the arts, the city and the military.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous writers! More Paul Virilio on Wikipedia.
When you claim to prosecute a war in the name of 'human rights' - a humanitarian war - you deprive yourself of the possibility of negotiating a cessation of hostilities with your enemy. If the enemy is a torturer, the enemy of the human race, there is no alternative but the extremes of total war and unconditional surrender.Paul Virilio