war quotes

Saddam Hussein was a horrible man, and I am pleased he is no longer running Iraq. But the war was wrong.Ed Balls

I'm not sure Americans are hesitant to do this again - to fight another war, because it looked to them like a courageous and terrific endeavor.Ashleigh Banfield

We didn't see what happened after mortars landed, only the puff of smoke. There were horrors that were completely left out of this war. So was this journalism? Or was this coverage?Ashleigh Banfield

The United States particularly abandoned Liberia after the end of the Cold War.Russell Banks

You have indeed done much since the new century began to give shape and substance to the growing, the insistent desire that war may be banished from the earth.Henry Campbell-Bannerman

I lived on the top of one hill and the school was at the top of another hill. Nobody ever went to school by car - we didn't have any cars during the war. So that to and from school was itself a training.Roger Bannister

I've always been very impatient. At age 10 I frankly found life boring, and I can remember age 9 having the awful thought, as it seems now looking back on it, A war! That should liven things up a bit!Roger Bannister

Since the Six-Day War, the whole world, which is the real arena of battle between us and the Palestinians, believes that Israel is right in regard to procedure, namely problems and disputes should be solved around the negotiating table.Ehud Barak

One may know how to gain a victory, and know not how to use it.Pedro Calderon de la Barca

If today is your typical day in America, 80 of our fellow citizens will die from gunfire. In the last two weeks, more Americans have died from gunfire here at home in the United States than in the entire war in Iraq since it started.Michael D. Barnes

My hope is that gays will be running the world, because then there would be no war. Just a greater emphasis on military apparel.Roseanne Barr

I know that I pay 48 percent of my income to taxes. You know, I wouldn't mind so much if it wasn't going just to export war. If it was actually going to help the people of the United States, I would gladly pay more.Roseanne Barr

While war is never anyone first choice, sometimes it is a necessary choice.Gresham Barrett

I have been a gigantic Rolling Stones fan since approximately the Spanish-American War.Dave Barry

Painters, especially American painters since the Second World War, have been much more troubled, beset by formal perplexity, than American writers. They've been a laboratory for everybody.Donald Barthelme

Let us not be deceived we are today in the midst of a cold war.Bernard Baruch

The dramatic wish of Romanians at the end of the Second World War was to be occupied by the Americans and not by the Russians.Traian Basescu

As the war on terrorism spreads and prolongs, the fruits of ending the threat of terrorism around the world will be tempered with a whole new series of problems to be addressed and resolved.Charles Foster Bass

When antibiotics became industrially produced following World War II, our quality of life and our longevity improved enormously. No one thought bacteria were going to become resistant.Bonnie Bassler

Every move we make in fear of the next war in fact hastens it.Gregory Bateson