Quotes by invasion

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  • Victor Hugo
    Victor Hugo
    French writer 1802-1885
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    An invasion of armies can be resisted, but not an idea whose time has come.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
    Abraham Lincoln
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    Allow the president to invade a neighboring nation, whenever he shall deem it necessary to repel an invasion, and you allow him to do so whenever he may choose to say he deems it necessary for such a purpose - and you allow him to make war at pleasure.
  • Benjamin Tucker
    Benjamin Tucker
    American anarchist and socialist 1854-1939
    Benjamin Tucker
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    And this is the Anarchistic definition of the State: the embodiment of the principle of invasion in an individual, or a band of individuals, assuming to act as representatives or masters of the entire people within a given area.
  • Hervey Allen
    Hervey Allen
    American author 1889-1949
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    Each new generation is a fresh invasion of savages.
  • Danny Mcgoorty
    Danny Mcgoorty
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    I have never liked working. To me a job is an invasion of privacy.
  • Antonio Tabucchi
    Antonio Tabucchi
    Italian writer and academic 1943-
    Antonio Tabucchi
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    I was born in the Second World War during the Nazi invasion of my country.
  • Abu Bakar Bashir
    Abu Bakar Bashir
    Indonesian Muslim cleric 1938-
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    Look at the Afghans, during the time of the Soviet invasion. They were among the poorest Muslims in the world, yet they were sustained by their faith in God, and God alone.
  • Anne Frank
    Anne Frank
    Dutch Jewish Refugee, Diarist 1929-1945
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    Mrs. Van Daan's grizzling is absolutely unbearable; now she can't any longer drive us crazy over the invasion, she nags us the whole day long about the bad weather. It really would be nice to dump her in a bucket of cold water and put her up in the loft.
  • Bill Mauldin
    Bill Mauldin
    American cartoonist 1921-2003
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    My outlook on warfare is best illustrated by a cartoon I did some thirty-odd years ago of a soldier in an Italian foxhole reading about the Normandy invasion and observing to his buddy that: The hell this ain't the most important hole in the world. I'm in it.
    Source: Mud & Guts : A Look at the Common Soldier of the American Revolution
  • Marshall Mcluhan
    Marshall Mcluhan
    Canadian professor and philosopher 1911-1980
    Marshall Mcluhan
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    Publication is a self-invasion of privacy.
  • Billy Collins
    Billy Collins
    American poet 1941-
    Billy Collins
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    The poets who have written the best poems about war seem to be the poets whose countries have experienced an invasion or vicious dictatorships.
  • Benjamin Tucker
    Benjamin Tucker
    American anarchist and socialist 1854-1939
    Benjamin Tucker
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    Therefore coercion of the non-invasive, when justifiable at all, is to be justified on the ground that it secures, not a minimum of ' invasion, but a minimum of pain.
  • Bernhard von Bulow
    Bernhard von Bulow
    German diplomat and politician 1849-1929
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    This fact lays on us - so long as the maintenance of good relations with Russia seems to us worth an effort - the duty of satisfying Russia that she has no need to fear any invasion of her sphere of interests on Germany's part.
  • Bobby Jindal
    Bobby Jindal
    American politician 1971-
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    We must insist on assimilation - immigration without assimilation is an invasion. We need to tell folks who want to come here, they need to come here legally. They need to learn English, adopt our values, roll up their sleeves and get to work.
  • Brin-Jonathan Butler
    Brin-Jonathan Butler
    American journalist and filmmaker
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    Where the 'Bay of Pigs' invasion failed, undoubtedly the tourist invasion will succeed in forever changing the landscape of island. What comes next in Cuba? The answer is that many Cubans aren't waiting around to find out.
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