Quotes by nations

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  • Henry Bolingbroke
    Henry Bolingbroke
    British politician 1678-1751
    Henry Bolingbroke
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    Nations, like men, have their infancy.
  • Victor Hugo
    Victor Hugo
    French writer 1802-1885
    Victor Hugo
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    Nations, like stars, are entitled to eclipse. All is well, provided the light returns and the eclipse does not become endless night. Dawn and resurrection are synonymous. The reappearance of the light is the same as the survival of the soul.
  • Alcee Hastings
    Alcee Hastings
    American politician 1936-
    Alcee Hastings
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    Nearly 60 years ago, the international community made a commitment to put an end to the crime of genocide by ratifying the United Nations Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide.
  • Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh
    Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh
    Indian godman and mystic 1931-1990
    Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh
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    No armies are needed, no weapons are needed, no nations are needed, no religions are needed. All that is needed is a little meditativeness, a little silence, a little love, a little more humanity... just a little more, and existence will become fragrant with something so totally unique and new that you will have to find a new category for it.
  • Bill Clinton
    Bill Clinton
    President of the US 1946-
    Bill Clinton
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    No wonder Americans hate politics when, year in and year out, they hear politicians make promises that won't come true because they don't even mean them - campaign fantasies that win elections but don't get nations moving again.
    Source: Detroit Economic Club, August 21, 1992
  • George Washington
    George Washington
    First president of the US 1732-1799
    George Washington
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    Observe good faith and justice toward all nations. Cultivate peace and harmony with all.
  • Wendell Phillips
    Wendell Phillips
    American Reformer, Orator 1811-1884
    Wendell Phillips
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    On a single winged word hath hung the destiny of nations.
  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
    South Korean politician and diplomat 1944-
    Ban Ki-moon
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    One of my earliest memories is walking up a muddy road into the mountains. It was raining. Behind me, my village was burning. When there was school, it was under a tree. Then the United Nations came. They fed me, my family, my community.
  • Arthur Henderson
    Arthur Henderson
    British Labour politician
    Arthur Henderson
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    One of the first essentials is a policy of unreserved political cooperation with all the nations of the world.
  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
    South Korean politician and diplomat 1944-
    Ban Ki-moon
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    One of the main lessons I have learned during my five years as Secretary-General is that broad partnerships are the key to solving broad challenges. When governments, the United Nations, businesses, philanthropies and civil society work hand-in-hand, we can achieve great things.
  • Other nations have tried to check... the fulfillment of our manifest destiny to overspread the continent allotted by Providence for the free development of our yearly multiplying millions.
  • Evelyn Waugh
    Evelyn Waugh
    British novelist 1903-1966
    Evelyn Waugh
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    Other nations use ''force''; we Britons alone use ''Might.''
  • Stephen Decatur
    Stephen Decatur
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    Our country! In her intercourse with foreign nations, may she always be in the right; but our country, right or wrong.
  • Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson
    American statesman 1743-1826
    Thomas Jefferson
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    Peace, commerce and honest friendship with all nations; entangling alliances with none.
  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin
    American writer 1924-1987
    James Baldwin
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    Perhaps the whole root of our trouble, the human trouble, is that we will sacrifice all the beauty of our lives, will imprison ourselves in totems, taboos, crosses, blood sacrifices, steeples, mosques, races, armies, flags, nations, in order to deny the fact of death, which is the only fact we have.
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