Thursday, July 29, 2004
"Democracy is hard," Mr. Powell said in a television interview in Hungary, where he is visiting as part of a tour to Europe and the Middle East. "Democracy is dangerous. And this is the time for us to be steadfast, not get weak in the knees. We must not allow insurgents, those who will use bombs and kidnapping and beheadings, to triumph."
Especially democracy brought on the end of a tank and was more of a byproduct, or the dross of the war, rather than the original goal --