Robert Morss Lovett was an American academic, writer, editor, political activist, and government official.
|Of twenty Latin American republics only six are free from American interference in one form or another. In eleven countries this interference takes the form of official direction of financial policy, and in six this direction is backed by United States troops.||Expansionism, Colonialism & Imperialism|
|The law "thou shalt not kill" has thus come to prevail among the individuals of a civilized state. It does not prevail among nations because our national mind still finds advantage in killing men of other nations and is heedless of the disadvantages to ourselves.||Morality, Ethics & Conflict of Interest|