Use of Weapons - Iain M. Banks

This quote was added by gabetax
Za-kalwe, in all the human societies we have ever reviewed, in every age and every state, there has seldom if ever been a shortage of eager young males prepared to kill and die to preserve the security, comfort and prejudices of their elders, and what you call heroism is just an expression of this simple fact; there is never a scarcity of idiots.

Train on this quote


Rate this quote:
3.2 out of 5 based on 13 ratings.

Edit Text

Edit author and title

(Changes are manually reviewed)

or just leave a comment:


mumma 2 months, 4 weeks ago
damn good quote

Test your skills, take the Typing Test.

Score (WPM) distribution for this quote. More.

Best scores for this typing test

Name WPM Accuracy
hackertyper492 119.65 95.4%
penguino_beano 108.34 95.9%
algo 106.88 96.7%
hiyaman10 101.28 96.4%
lcrds 100.94 95.9%
danterbator 100.91 95.9%
typist_type 100.85 98.0%
strikeemblem 100.75 94.8%

Recently for

Name WPM Accuracy
user572011 81.45 91.8%
user89777 34.12 90.2%
markdavid14 70.61 90.9%
mahmoud98 82.11 91.1%
celestialmonkey 49.86 90.9%
user82395 54.41 87.5%
shetohayden 68.21 94.8%
drewbie 37.00 93.8%