144 Total Quotes

Ariel Sharon Quotes

Ariel Sharon
Israel may have the right to put others on trial, but certainly no one has the right to put the Jewish people and the State of Israel on trial.
Ariel Sharon
#Israeli Leader #Israel

Ariel Sharon
The handling of the problem of the Egyptian border with the Gaza Strip is a very delicate and complicated one,
Ariel Sharon
#Border

Ariel Sharon
The United States was surprised to hear that Israel was allegedly planning to modify the (road map) plan, which we agreed upon and on which the diplomatic solution is based. We are forced to make many actions to calm the issue,
Ariel Sharon
#Israel

Ariel Sharon
What I've learned from my visit here is that the plan -- disengagement plan -- contributes to the security of Israel, contributes to the political situation of Israel in the world and helps our economy,
Ariel Sharon
#Israel

Ariel Sharon
I vow that if I was just an Israeli civilian and I met a Palestinian I would burn him and I would make him suffer before killing him.
Ariel Sharon
#Israeli Leader

Ariel Sharon
If this happens, we will have a genuine chance to reach an agreement, and, in the future, perhaps also genuine peace, ... We can reach a situation where terror will stop being such a tangible threat to the well-being of the citizens of Israel.
Ariel Sharon
#Agreement

Ariel Sharon
That would lead to a number of issues. We would lose a number of achievements that we have received. I say very clearly, first, whoever votes for the plan, supports me, whoever votes against the plan, votes against me.
Ariel Sharon
#Achievement

Ariel Sharon
Hezbollah is a threat to regional stability as well as to Lebanon's internal stability, ... We must work to disarm Hezbollah and bring about the deployment of the Lebanese army along the border with Israel.
Ariel Sharon
#Stability

Ariel Sharon
They are acts of self-defense against the same forces of evil and darkness bent on destroying civilized society.
Ariel Sharon
#Darkness

Ariel Sharon
We are talking today about a prolonged conflict that has been forced upon us, ... The ability to stand up against it depends, first of all, on the group of people who sit here at this table. ... the people of Israel understand the danger, and they do have the staying power and the ability to stand up against this.
Ariel Sharon
#Ability

Ariel Sharon
Then I will quit. We will go. All the Labor Party. We'll move out of this government.
Ariel Sharon
#Government

Ariel Sharon
Our action will be broad and will not stop until it brings about a cessation of terrorism,
Ariel Sharon
#Action

Ariel Sharon
Our activity will be wide-ranging and continuous until we have brought about the cessation of terrorism.
Ariel Sharon
#Terrorism

Ariel Sharon
Israel knows too well the scenes of security forces and medical personnel carrying wounded people and victims of all ages on their shoulders,
Ariel Sharon
#Israel

Ariel Sharon
must be shared between the state of Palestine and the state of Israel, living at peace, with each and with every nation of the Middle East.
Ariel Sharon
#Israel

Ariel Sharon
Even today I am willing to volunteer to do the dirty work for Israel, to kill as many Arabs as necessary, to deport them, to expel and burn them, to have everyone hate us, to pull the rug from underneath the feet of the Diaspora Jews, so that they will be forced to run to us crying. Even if it means blowing up one or two synagogues here and there, I don't care.
Ariel Sharon
#Israel

Ariel Sharon
In regard to the unauthorized outposts, I want to reiterate that Israel is a society governed by the rule of law. Thus, we will immediately begin to remove unauthorized outposts.
Ariel Sharon
#Israel

Ariel Sharon
dangerous to the state of Israel and will only intensify the pressures on us.
Ariel Sharon
#Israel

Ariel Sharon
I am ready to compromise, but there is one thing I won't compromise on: the safety of the Israeli people.
Ariel Sharon
#Compromise

Ariel Sharon
Israel cannot afford that an Israeli citizen will not be able to visit part of his country, not to speak about the holiest place for the Jewish people.
Ariel Sharon
#Country

Ariel Sharon
We desire a life living side-by-side, in understanding and peace. We have no desire to rule over you. We have no desire to run your affairs.
Ariel Sharon
#Desire

Ariel Sharon
What 6,000 bombs (attacks by Palestinians) didn't do to my home and my village the government did.
Ariel Sharon
#Bombs

Ariel Sharon
The United States has stood beside us in difficult days and I think it is our duty to help it with whatever we are able to help,
Ariel Sharon
#Duty

Ariel Sharon
protecting Israeli citizens and also not to lead to an escalation.
Ariel Sharon
#Citizens

Ariel Sharon
shares in the grief of the U.S. administration and expresses its condolences to the American people.
Ariel Sharon
#Grief

Ariel Sharon
The immediate test for the Palestinian Authority will be in vigorous action against Islamic Jihad members.
Ariel Sharon
#Action

Ariel Sharon
The Palestinian Authority must take immediate action to stop terror and violence...I will conduct negotiations with the Palestinian Authority following the cessation of hostilities,
Ariel Sharon
#Action

Ariel Sharon
Unfortunately the Palestinian Authority has not taken any serious action to battle terrorism, ... We will not accept under any circumstances a continuation of terrorism. Therefore our activities will be broad and non-stop until they halt terrorism.
Ariel Sharon
#Action

Ariel Sharon
I personally don't believe we can reach, at the present time, a permanent agreement.
Ariel Sharon
#Agreement