Mutually Assured Destruction Quotes

Quotes tagged as "mutually-assured-destruction" (showing 1-4 of 4)
Charles Stross
“So you're saying, we've got a, a shoggoth gap?”
Charles Stross, A Colder War

Sherman Alexie
“Here's the score. Once a thing tastes blood, it will come for more.”
Sherman Alexie

Thomm Quackenbush
“The UFOs were nothing more than the collective fantasies of a stressed out society... The world into which UFOs had appeared was one of under-the-desk siren drills against nuclear annihilation. Society had made a new myth, a communal idea of something outside a species apparently intent on dooming itself.”
Thomm Quackenbush, Artificial Gods

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
“You have theoreticians who say, "The U.S. must stop the process of nuclear armament. We have enough already. Today America has enough nuclear weapons to destroy the other half of the world. Why should we need more than that?" Let the American nuclear specialists reason this way if they want, but for some reason the nuclear specialists of the Soviet Union—and the leaders of the Soviet Union—think differently.”
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, Warning to the West