View Single Post
Old December 5th, 2008 #23
cillian
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 6,375
cillian
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Alex Linder View Post
Hitler's life should be contrasted with Churchill's, and his words should be contrasted with Orwell's, and his actions contrasted with both.

German: preciser, braver, better.

English: showier, profile-ier, inferior.
German superiority comes from striving to be the best.
English superiority comes from trying to hamstring everyone else.