Military Legacy & Humility


When it’s all over, what are we left with?

  • Aidos (Ancient Greek): the understanding of the need for humility at the point of victory.
  • Gleichgultigkeit (German): the feeling of dreadful moral insensibility and detachment which is a peculiar legacy of wars.

Reference

de Boinod, A.T. (2007) Toujours Tingo. London: Penguin Books Ltd. pp.288.

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