Klemens Von Metternich Quotes

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The events which can not be prevented, must be directed.
Klemens von Metternich
Any plan conceived in moderation must fail when the circumstances are set in extremes.
Klemens von Metternich
Without order as a foundation, the cry for freedom is nothing more than the attempt of some group or another to achieve its own ends. When actually carried out in practice, that cry for freedom will inevitably express itself in tyranny.
Prince Klemens von Metternich
Such men as M. de Talleyrand are like sharp-edged instruments with which it is dangerous to play. But for great evils drastic remedies are necessary and whoever has to treat them should not be afraid to use the instrument which cuts the best.
Klemens von Metternich