Quotes by nations

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  • Arthur Henderson
    Arthur Henderson
    British Labour politician
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    The world before 1914 was already a world in which the welfare of each individual nation was inextricably bound up with the prosperity of the whole community of nations.
  • Will Rogers
    Will Rogers
    American actor and humorist 1879-1935
    Will Rogers
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    There ain't nothing that breaks up homes, country, and nations like somebody publishing their memoirs.
  • Benjamin N. Cardozo
    Benjamin N. Cardozo
    American lawyer and jurist 1870-1938
    Benjamin N. Cardozo
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    There comes not seldom a crisis in the life of men, of nations, and of worlds, when the old forms seem ready to decay, and the old rules of action have lost their binding force. The evils of existing systems obscure the blessings that attend them, and, where reform is needed, the cry is raised for subversion.
  • Edmund Burke
    Edmund Burke
    English politician and philosopher 1729-1797
    Edmund Burke
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    There is but one law for all, namely that law which governs all law, the law of our Creator, the law of humanity, justice, equity - the law of nature and of nations.
  • Boyle Roche
    Boyle Roche
    Irish politician
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    There is no Levitical decree between nations, and on this occasion I can see neither sin nor shame in marrying our own sister.
  • Alan Cranston
    Alan Cranston
    American politician and journalist 1914-2000
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    There will always be nations. The United States will last a long, long time, I believe. France and Germany and Japan, China, other nations, they're going to exist. But they're losing their significance and ability to deal with certain matters.
  • Aristide Briand
    Aristide Briand
    French statesman 1862-1932
    Aristide Briand
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    This means that the search for a formula of European cooperation in connection with the League of Nations, far from weakening the authority of this latter must and can only tend to strengthen it, for it is closely connected with its aims.
  • John Steinbeck
    John Steinbeck
    American author 1902-1968
    John Steinbeck
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    This monster of a land, this mightiest of nations, this spawn of the future, turns out to be the macrocosm of microcosm me.
  • Arthur Henderson
    Arthur Henderson
    British Labour politician
    Arthur Henderson
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    Those nations have a very great responsibility at this juncture of the world's affairs, for by throwing their joint weight into the scales of history on the right side, they may tip the balance decisively in favour of peace.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
    Abraham Lincoln
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    To correct the evils, great and small, which spring from want of sympathy and from positive enmity among strangers, as nations or as individuals, is one of the highest functions of civilization.
  • Thomas Paine
    Thomas Paine
    English-born American political activist, philosopher, political theor 1737-1809
    Thomas Paine
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    To establish any mode to abolish war, however advantageous it might be to Nations, would be to take from such Government the most lucrative of its branches.
  • Benjamin Disraeli
    Benjamin Disraeli
    English statesman and writer 1804-1881
    Benjamin Disraeli
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    Two nations between whom there is no intercourse and no sympathy; who are as ignorant of each other's habits, thoughts, and feelings, as if they were dwellers in different zones, or inhabitants of different planets. The rich and the poor.
  • Carl Levin
    Carl Levin
    American attorney 1934-
    Carl Levin
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    We begin with the common belief that Saddam Hussein is a tyrant and a threat to the peace and stability of the region. He has ignored the mandated of the United Nations and is building weapons of mass destruction and the means of delivering them.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    We estimate the wisdom of nations by seeing what they did with their surplus capital.
  • Dean Acheson
    Dean Acheson
    American statesman and lawyer. 1893-1971
    Dean Acheson
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    We have actively sought and are actively seeking to make the United Nations an effective instrument of international cooperation.
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