The United Nations is designed to make possible lasting freedom and independence for all its members.
Harry S. Truman (1884-1972) American politician.
We have actively sought and are actively seeking to make the United Nations an effective instrument of international cooperation.
Dean Acheson (1893-1971) American statesman and lawyer.
We prefer world law, in the age of self-determination, to world war in the age of mass extermination.
John F. Kennedy (1917-1963) Thirty-fifth President of the USA