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Famous War Quotations

List of War Quotes

We found 2263 quote(s) that contain the word War.



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I do not feel remorse. Everybody makes mistakes in war. Abu Abbas

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We never had planned to hijack a ship. We never thought of any war plans outside the Palestinian lands. We wished that the program had not failed and then the warriors could have achieved their goals. Abu Abbas

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The tragedy of modern war is that the young men die fighting each other - instead of their real enemies back home in the capitals. Edward Abbey

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War is the science of destruction. John Abbott

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The idea that you can make love and not war really is pretty neat. That thing in Korea, the thing in Israel - that's all over the world. There must be a new way of thinking. F. Murray Abraham

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I would say that the Pentagon Papers case of 1971 - in which the government tried to block the The New York Times and The Washington Post that they obtained from a secret study of how we got involved in the war in Vietnam - that is probably the most important case. Floyd Abrams

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Making peace, I have found, is much harder than making war. Gerry Adams

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You could tell that America was gearing up for war. Jack Adams

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Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war. John Adams

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I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy. John Adams

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If our countries had war the one with the other, that was no cause that he should put us to death; with which they were out of heart that their cruel pretense failed them. For which God be forever-more praised. Will Adams

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But in the first Gulf war the United Kingdom was not under any threat from Iraq, and is still less so in the second one. Then there is no justification for obstructing freedom of information, particularly as nations have a right to know what their soldiers are being used for. Kate Adie

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Hair is also a problem. I remember once, when I was reporting from Beirut at the height of the civil war, someone wrote in to the BBC complaining about my appearance. Kate Adie

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People always seem to assume that we have a full, back-up support team - make-up, costume and a driver - but usually, in a war zone, there's only me and the cameraman. Kate Adie

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Our modern states are preparing for war without even knowing the future enemy. Alfred Adler

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To all those who walk the path of human cooperation war must appear loathsome and inhuman. Alfred Adler

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War is not the continuation of politics with different means, it is the greatest mass-crime perpetrated on the community of man. Alfred Adler

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War is organized murder and torture against our brothers. Alfred Adler

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All the technology of our production was still pre-War. They were sort of '38, '39 and the War had been stable and so we were infinitely behind whatever had been going on in the United States for instance. Gianni Agnelli

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Well, Italy had been overrun by the War, there had practically been civil war, north and south of the Gothic Line, heavy bombing, the northern industrial cities had been bombed heavily and we had political disorder before 1948. Gianni Agnelli

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In the immediate postwar years, the whole of Europe was in a recession. So first of all, it helped us step out of a recession; it gave a certain amount of speed to the economy. But that was the first step. Giovanni Agnelli

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I do not believe, given her past decisions and comments on the reasons to go to war in Iraq, that Dr. Rice will be able to represent the United States without a predetermined bias from the war. Daniel Akaka

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If there ever was a religious war full of terror, it was the crusades. But you can't blame Christianity because a few adventurers did this. That's my message. Moustapha Akkad

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I was a little girl in World War II and I'm used to being freed by Americans. Madeleine Albright

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There are a growing number of conservatives and Republicans who, while they support the president and support the war in Iraq, wonder how many of these nation-building wars we're going to engage in and what the parameters of that are. Lamar Alexander