„The U.S.'s major strength factor and weapon is its economy. If you cripple it, you cripple the military.“

—  Chester Nimitz, Context: The U. S.'s major strength factor and weapon is its economy. If you cripple it, you cripple the military. As quoted in "According to Plan" in TIME magazine (13 March 1950) http://www.time.com/time/printout/0,8816,812125,00.html
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