One day it's going to dawn on the human race that war is as barbaric a means of resolving conflict as cannibalism is as a means of coping with diet deficiencies
I mean the Americans in a funny way see themselves as an ongoing chosen race - it was the Jews and now it's the great American dream.
The problem with Bush is that yes, he's religious in a fundamentalist sort of way, they read the Old Testament as a sort of charter for the chosen people to do what they like.
If we are really anxious not to have nuclear weapons in Iran, the first thing is to call an international conference on abolishing all nuclear weapons, including Israeli nuclear weapons.
They have done negotiations but never with abolition in mind in fact we are making more nuclear weapons here, the Americans, the Russians, the French, the Chinese are probably the same.
They're alive and they're not having nervous breakdowns, they're obviously speaking quite sensibly, even though we don't know what they're saying.
We know the people who have got them are still trying to get some negotiating position from them and they haven't put a deadline. I am hopeful.
In this awful mess of Baghdad thank God there is one bright light anyway.
Some people are genetically programmed to be difficult.
Then there is the worst part of Christianity, which is awful: power, corruption, manipulation.. But then again, these feature are ever present in any organization.
I want to be optimistic because I don't think man is intrinsically violent.