19 Total Quotes

Wesley Clark Quotes

Wesley Clark
I think what you have to understand about the armed forces, ... it's a competitive bureaucracy. People enter it at the bottom and they come out at the top. There's a lot of gossip. There are some sharp elbows in there,
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#Bureaucracy

Wesley Clark
He also has his hands still on the sinews of power in Serbia. He controls the army, he controls the police, including a very effective and brutal secret police network, ... He controls the media, and he controls the economy and finances.
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#Army

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The positive and negative indications right now are that Milosevic has made a half compromise and he is still defying the will of the international community on other issues,
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#Compromise

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I think we're at risk with our democracy. I think we're dealing with the most closed, imperialistic, nastiest administration in living memory. They even put Richard Nixon to shame.
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#American Soldier

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And if that makes me an 'old-style' Democrat, then I accept that label with pride and I dare you to come after me for it.
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#Pride

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We know we will be able to work this out, as soldiers always do,
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#Soldiers

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I'm pro-choice, pro-affirmative action, pro-environment and pro-labor. I was either going to be the loneliest Republican in America or I was going to be a happy Democrat.
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#Action

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I think it's great if individuals invest in the stock market, but not as a substitute for insuring the solvency of Social Security.
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#Individuals

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George W. Bush has helped those who have most, hurt those who have least and ignored everyone in between.
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#American Soldier

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As president, I would support giving gays and lesbians the legal rights that married couples get,
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#Couples

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It has to be this way, and these people have to be a part of modern Europe. That's what they want to do and I believe they will achieve that status.
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#Europe

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I think the evidence of the mass graves is confirmation of the terrible wrong done here.
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#Confirmation

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It's a whole set of communities which have been devastated, ... And what you see when you look at this is a widespread systematic pattern of ethnic cleansing. It's a familiar pattern over the last 10 years.
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#Community

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I will strengthen them so that we can solve problems together, so that the use of military force is our last resort, not our first, and if America must act with force we can call on the military, financial, and moral resources of others.
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#Force

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We certainly don't want to do collateral damage. The mission was to take out the bridge. He realized when it had happened that he had not hit the bridge, that what he hit was the train.
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#Bridge

Wesley Clark
There was a reluctance, an unwillingness on the part of political leaders, ... to come to terms with the consequences of going into fighting, finding out that the air campaign wasn't working, wasn't working rapidly enough or whatever, and then having to move on. There just wasn't a means of getting that issue fully addressed and recognized.
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#Consequences

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[The war in Iraq is a] struggle for the soul of America, ... Of all the things that surprised me was how committed ordinary citizens were to give of themselves in order to get the right people in public office.
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#America

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As president of the United States, my top priority will be to keep America safe. We're going to go after the terrorist networks. We're going to go after Osama bin Laden. We are not going to live in fear in this country.
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#American Soldier

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Europe and America must act together in the face of evil. It's high time for Americans and Europeans to restore that unity and be able to take actions collectively together.
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#American Soldier