51 Total Quotes

Yasser Arafat Quotes

Yasser Arafat
I come bearing an olive branch in one hand, and the freedom fighter's gun in the other. Do not let the olive branch fall from my hand.
Yasser Arafat
#American Author

Yasser Arafat
In order to obtain the goal of returning to Palestine, all of us sometimes have to grit our teeth.
Yasser Arafat
#American Author

Yasser Arafat
Peace for us means the destruction of Israel. We are preparing for an all-out war, a war which will last for generations.
Yasser Arafat
#American Author

Yasser Arafat
I have created a Cabinet committed to the rule of law and reform and development, ... a Cabinet that will work for enhanced cooperation with the Palestinian Legislative Council and all political and popular forces in the country.
Yasser Arafat
#Law

Yasser Arafat
This depends on how Israeli Prime Minister (Benjamin) Netanyahu acts because it is known that the problem is nowhere else,
Yasser Arafat
#Acts

Yasser Arafat
The victory march will continue until the Palestinian flag flies in Jerusalem and in all of Palestine.
Yasser Arafat
#American Author

Yasser Arafat
Without a doubt, since the beginning we have welcomed American initiatives which we hope will succeed, especially in the upcoming London meetings.
Yasser Arafat
#Beginning

Yasser Arafat
[In his speech, Cheney said a solution to the Arab-Israeli conflict would be critical to winning the broader war on terrorism. Although he said Israel should] avoid actions that undermine the long-term viability of a two-state solution, ... Peace will not be achieved by Palestinian rulers who intimidate opposition, tolerate and profit from corruption and maintain ties to terrorist groups.
Yasser Arafat
#Conflict

Yasser Arafat
I hope the diplomatic efforts and the Arab and international initiatives would attain positive results in stopping the aggression on the Palestinian people,
Yasser Arafat
#Aggression

Yasser Arafat
We are seeking a four-way meeting. Our position has always been that the European Union must have a vital, effective role in this peace process,
Yasser Arafat
#European

Yasser Arafat
a victory for our people, for all the free and proud people and for every freedom movement in the world.
Yasser Arafat
#Freedom

Yasser Arafat
Peace is a one-way road, ... Let us together remove the obstacles facing us.
Yasser Arafat
#Obstacles

Yasser Arafat
has to invest more of his authority, of his control. But there is a beginning of hope that I wouldn't put aside.
Yasser Arafat
#Authority

Yasser Arafat
This is leading to a real open war between the army of occupation and us. We have called upon all the Palestinians to resist this occupation and to confront it,
Yasser Arafat
#Army

Yasser Arafat
This is my homeland no one can kick me out.
Yasser Arafat
#American Author

Yasser Arafat
Peace will emerge from the land of peace in Palestine.
Yasser Arafat
#Land

Yasser Arafat
The daily Israeli aggression is offensive to our people, our villages, our refugee camps and holy sites which belong to Muslims and Christians,
Yasser Arafat
#Aggression

Yasser Arafat
For me, no, but for him, I think so. But not only our people but the majority of the Israeli people are with the peace of the brave.
Yasser Arafat
#Israeli

Yasser Arafat
Between Israel and Egypt there is an international force. Between Lebanon and Israel there is an international force. Between Israel and Syria there is an international force.
Yasser Arafat
#Force

Yasser Arafat
It's important that the public knows that Christ was a Palestinian, give me AP's and Reuters telephone numbers now.
Yasser Arafat
#Jesus Christ

Yasser Arafat
There can be no mix between our just cause and objectives and methods that are unjust ... terrorist acts and the killing of civilians. ... This is the position of the Arab world and the Muslim world,
Yasser Arafat
#Acts

Yasser Arafat
It is time for world conscience to wake up, ... It is time for the international legitimacy to say to aggressors, 'Enough military escalation, enough killing and destruction against the Palestinian people' -- who will not be defeated no matter how harsh the aggressors use their destructive arms to kill our people.
Yasser Arafat
#Conscience

Yasser Arafat
This is the moment of truth. Israel should stop wasting time, stop playing with the agreement. We don't have lots of time. We have to implement the agreements.
Yasser Arafat
#Agreement

Yasser Arafat
We pray God give you a long life, good health, serenity and peace so that you can continue to spread the Christian message of love and peace.
Yasser Arafat
#God

Yasser Arafat
[He said a small] window of opportunity ... believe our way of fighting terror won.
Yasser Arafat
#Believe

Yasser Arafat
Our people will remain steadfast until a boy or a girl holds the flag of Palestine over Jerusalem, the capital of our Palestinian state,
Yasser Arafat
#Palestine

Yasser Arafat
I am proud I am giving help for those who have lost their work in Israel. If I am giving money, I am proud of it.
Yasser Arafat
#Giving

Yasser Arafat
This was a very successful agreement, ... It is a very important start to achieve real peace and to avoid military activity.
Yasser Arafat
#Agreement

Yasser Arafat
[Meanwhile, more than 70 Republican and Democratic senators signed a letter expressing support for Israel and] profound disappointment and frustration ... very dangerous hour in the Middle East.
Yasser Arafat
#Disappointment

Yasser Arafat
Peace, stability and security cannot be restored to the Middle East without the return of Jerusalem to full Palestinian sovereignty and as the capital of the Palestinian state,
Yasser Arafat
#Peace