"Now Rustem, when he felt the water beneath him, forthwith drew out his sword and combated the crocodiles with his right hand, and with his left he swam towards the shore. And long did he struggle and sore, but when the night was fallen he put his foot upon the dry land."
Metaphor for Iran
دانش گر در ثريا هم باشد, مردانی از سرزمین پارس به ان دست خواهند یافت - حضرت محمد
All wars are lose-lose situations.