144 Total Quotes

Tony Blair Quotes

Tony Blair
Each of the countries around that table has some experience of the effects of terrorism, and all the leaders, as they will indicate a little bit later, share our complete resolution to defeat this terrorism,
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#Experience

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It is therefore all the more important that democratic voices are heard, and in our country Parliament is the right and proper place for that to happen.
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#Country

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This mass terrorism is the new evil in our world today
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#Evil

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I think people know that this global terrorism that we face in India, in Britain and around the world comes from a perversion of the true faith of Islam,
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#People

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If the international community walks away from Afghanistan now, it will make exactly the same mistake that the West made 10 or 12 years ago, when it left Afghanistan to become as it did -- a failed state.
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#Afghanistan

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We have agreed that we should work together closely in order to make sure that in the future for Afghanistan there is a government which is as broad-based as possible, that includes all the main groupings,
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#Afghanistan

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Therefore, when people ask us why we are pursuing this action in Afghanistan and this action against terrorism, I say, 'Just go back to what happened on the 11th of September, remember how we felt, remember what we thought about it, remember the grief and the agony of people and then realize that these people would do it again -- and worse if they could.'
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#Action

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There are no words that can truly comfort those who are grieving the loss of their loved ones today,
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#Comfort

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I ... appeal to you and all your colleagues to do everything possible to avoid tension and violence.
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#Tension

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Power without principle is barren, but principle without power is futile. This is a party of government and I will lead it as party of government.
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#English Statesman

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We are ready to discuss issues with Pakistan -- all issues, including Jammu and Kashmir, ... India stands for dialogue. We believe in an exchange of views. We believe in negotiations to solve problems.
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#Believe

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Our intention is that they will be made public,
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#Intention

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I say to you in all frankness, this is the only way forward for Northern Ireland, ... I ask all of you, the people of Northern Ireland, that you give it a chance to work.
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#Frankness

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I can only go one way. I've not got a reverse gear.
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#English Statesman

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I think it should be given a reasonable burial,
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#Burial

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Either it will succeed and this terrorism will grow, or we will succeed, the Iraqi people will succeed, and this global terrorism will be delivered a huge defeat.
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#People

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Boris Yeltsin has played a crucial role in the history of Russia.
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#History

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The fact is we have an Iraqi government, supported by the United Nations, trying desperately to bring stability and hope and democracy to Iraq, ... Our job has got to be helping them.
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#Government

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people are going to believe that they are a real threat to our world stability and security.
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#People

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London's bid is important to me, the government and to our country and I would be immensely proud to help bring the games back to London for first time in 64 years,
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#Country

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a tribute to the strength of our relationship.
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#Strength

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This is a candid dialogue, but I would like to think that it is a dialogue that can be pursued. Violence from whatever quarter is deeply unhelpful.
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#Candid

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a word of congratulations to our police and security services for the magnificent work that they have done.
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#Police

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I have listened and I have learned, ... And I think I have a very clear idea of what the British people now expect from this government for a third term.
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#British

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This is to make sure that as soon as we identify the disease we're immediately slaughtering the animals and taking the actions necessary in the surrounding areas,
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#Animals

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We want to express our sympathy and our solidarity and give our prayers and thoughts to the people who are affected by what has happened out there on the Gulf coast,
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#People

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This is not a battle between the United States of America and terrorism, but between the free and democratic world and terrorism.
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#English Statesman #America

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The police and security services are saying this is absolutely necessary for the security of the country
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#Country

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We are not living in a police state, but we are living in a country that faces a real and serious threat of terrorism, ... Terrorism that wants to destroy our way of life, terrorism that wants to inflict casualties on us without limit. And when those charged with protecting our country provide ... a compelling case of action ... my duty is to support them and so is the duty in my view of every member of this House.
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#Country