Henry Morgenthau, Jr. quote

"We can hardly expect the nation-state to make itself superfluous, at least not overnight. Rather what we must aim for is really nothing more than caretakers of a bankrupt international machine which will have to be transformed slowly into a new one. The transition will not be dramatic, but a gradual one. People will still cling to national symbols."

Henry Morgenthau, Jr.

Born: May 11, 1891

Die: February 6, 1967

Occupation: Former United States Secretary of the Treasury

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