77 Total Quotes

Assassination Quotes

 Voltaire
The best government is a benevolent tyranny tempered by an occasional assassination.
Voltaire
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 Voltaire
The ideal form of government is democracy tempered with assassination.
Voltaire
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George Bernard Shaw
Assassination is the extreme form of censorship.
George Bernard Shaw
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In Pierre Elliott Trudeau, Canada has at last produced a political leader worthy of assassination.
Irving Layton
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The Israeli government continues its policy of assassination, ... This policy will destroy any hope for peace. Resistance will continue.
Abdel Rahman
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Peace and security will not be derived through walls and through incursions and through assassination. It will only be attained through a meaningful peace process that will end the Israeli occupation and establish a Palestinian state next to the state of Israel.
Saeb Erakat
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The death of democracy is not likely to be an assassination from ambush. It will be a slow extinction from apathy, indifference, and undernourishment.
Robert Hutchins
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Justice will not be served until everyone responsible for this cold-blooded assassination is prosecuted. This is an important moment for the Philippine justice system to say clearly that the powerful and influential people who would order the killing of a journalist are not above the law.
Ann Cooper
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Mahmoud Abbas,
This assassination will not undermine our efforts to impose law and public order.
Mahmoud Abbas,
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There's no room for the renewal of the truce in the face of the enemy's policy of increased assassinations and arrests.
Khaled Mashaal
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Adolf Hitler
Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
Adolf Hitler
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Over the past three months, I have witnessed denial, deception, threats to [Defense Department] employees, character assassination, and now silence,
Curt Weldon
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We are very much aware that many Israeli schools are not obeying the law to commemorate the assassination,
Yitzhak Rabin
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But in the original script someone who may or may not be an assassination target was identified only as a businessman,
Wes Craven
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It would appear that in their subconscious what they are condemning is imprudence and not the call for assassination.
Ali Rodriguez
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BIN has explained openly that a serious threat, even a threat of assassination (of state or political figures) or any other methods had been made.
Andi Mallarangeng
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There is no taboo after this assassination and no one of the Palestinian leaders has immunity anymore, ... It shows once again the necessity to collect the illegal weapons and to dismantle the infrastructure of terrorist organizations.
Silvan Shalom
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Sources within the opposition as well as religious leaders outside Iraq have attributed the assassination to the regime. This is by all accounts another act of brutal repression on the part of the Iraqi regime.
James Foley
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There is no taboo after this assassination, and no one of the Palestinian leaders has immunity,
Silvan Shalom
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They were convicted in the assassination attempt on the president on December 25, 2003,
Shaukat Sultan
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John F. Kennedy
You never know what's hit you. A gunshot is the perfect way.
John F. Kennedy
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Any assassination is an assassination. It's cold, it's terrible. I'm against any capital punishment. Only the Lord has the right to take away life because he's the giver of life. And assassination stands against democracy, against civilization, against a civilized life of people. Alas, the situation in Lebanon is very chaotic and many innocent people lost their lives because they have a state within a state, an army within an army and the respect for life is not high enough.
Shimon Peres
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Is it right to call for assassination? No, and I apologize for that statement,
Pat Robertson
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Is it right to call for assassination? No, and I apologize for that statement. I spoke in frustration that we should accommodate the man who thinks the U.S. is out to kill him.
Pat Robertson
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While Yitzhak was alive, he couldn't have had a better supporter than Leah, ... After the assassination, she had to carry the flag, telling his greatness. She did it with such a clarity and honesty.
Shimon Peres
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You can kill a thousand; you can bring an end to life; you cannot kill an idea. (on the assassination of Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin)
Shimon Peres
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This (assassination) is against our principles and my principles, and I would never do such a thing in my life, ... What do we achieve? I think what happened targeted Syria.
Bashar Assad
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If we heard anybody openly calling for the assassination of the U.S. president, we'd be absolutely out of our minds about it.
Tom Roberts
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You have an assassination attempt on the president of Iraq, a president who's invaded Iran, the war isn't going well: this is a clear blow against his power,
Toby Dodge
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For a long time, there was this notion that this assassination had been so very traumatic that it would diminish the likelihood of it ever happening again,
Yoram Peri
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