Quotes: international

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  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    Few people think more than two or three times a year. I have made an international reputation for myself thinking once or twice a week.
  • Bill Mollison
    Bill Mollison
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    Few people today muck around in earth, and when on international flights, I often find I have the only decently dirty fingernails.
    Source: Permaculture: A Designers Manual chapter 9.1
  • For the sake of our interests, as well as of our honour and dignity, we were obliged to see that we won for our international policy the same independence that we had secured for our European policy.
  • Four years of world war, at a cost in human suffering which our minds are mercifully too limited to imagine, led to the very clear realization that international anarchy must be abandoned if civilization was to survive.
  • Given the profits he and Pharaoh must have made, one might call Joseph the first international arbitrageur.
    Source: The (Mis)Behavior of Markets Ch. 10, p. 201 (A reference to Genesis 41:48–49,
  • Anna Lindh
    Anna Lindh
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    Global markets must be balanced by global values such as respect for human rights and international law, democracy, security and sustainable economic and environmental development.
  • Ben Shapiro
    Ben Shapiro
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    Historically, defense spending cuts have preceded increased international turmoil as America's global enemies sense a failure of will.
  • Barbara Lee
    Barbara Lee
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    I am convinced that military action will not prevent further acts of international terrorism against the United States.
    Source: Renegade for Peace and Justice
  • Ahmed Chalabi
    Ahmed Chalabi
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    I call on the international community to be fair to the Iraqi people. My position is that we respect international resolutions but in return demand justice and accountability for those who stole Iraq's money.
  • I do not believe that the values which the Western democracies consider essential to civilization can survive in a world rent by the international anarchy of nationalism and the economic anarchy of competitive enterprise.
  • Douglas Macarthur
    Douglas Macarthur
    American general in WO II 1880-1964
    Douglas Macarthur
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    I have known war as few men now living know it. It's very destructiveness on both friend and foe has rendered it useless as a means of settling international disputes.
  • Buzz Aldrin
    Buzz Aldrin
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    I think both the space shuttle program and the International Space Station program have not really lived up to their expectations.
  • Bruce Bennett
    Bruce Bennett
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    I write box notes for Kino International, which specializes in distributing foreign films.
  • I'm 50% Asian actually, so yes I was born in Paris but I feel more international than French so I can't talk about French women.
  • Bruce Kent
    Bruce Kent
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    If we are really anxious not to have nuclear weapons in Iran, the first thing is to call an international conference on abolishing all nuclear weapons, including Israeli nuclear weapons.