One thing leads to another.Yes, TobyS. I've always been of the opinion that WWII started the day the Treaty of Versailles was signed.
The Allies learned the lesson though, which is why so much was done to rebuild the former-Axis nations after WWII.
The current state of the world economy, and what it is based on, bears scrutiny. Houses built of cards (particularly credit cards) are less than stable.
I always though Albert Einstein's little ditty was fairly clever: