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Karl Marx
The policy of Russia is changeless. Its methods, its tactics, its maneuvers may change, but the polar star of its policy, world domination, is a fixed star. [About Russia]
Karl Marx
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Serj Tankian
Nations are like people. Once you understand the interactions between nations, it's easy to understand why things are done, in terms of foreign policy, in a certain way. But nations are not like people in the sense that we are cumulatively represented by others - and their interpretations of what our interests are may not be the same as what they really are. And that's what's dangerous, even in a democracy.
Serj Tankian
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The whole basis of the United Nations is the right of all nations - great or small - to have weight, to have a vote, to be attended to, to be a part of the twentieth century
Adlai Stevenson
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The stability of some of the nations principally responsible for supplying oil to the United States can no longer be taken for granted.
Ted Stevens
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Nations without a past are contradictions in terms. What makes a nation is the past, what justifies one nation against others is the past, and historians are the people who produce it.
J. Hobsbawm
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Iran continues to be a factor with the market waiting what kind of sanctions the United Nations (Security Council) might impose against it.
Tom Knight
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But nevertheless, I always believed today as he does, that if the United Nations hadn't been created, we would be creating it.
Ed Koch
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Edmund Burke
By gnawing through a dike, even a rat may drown a nation.
Edmund Burke
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No one can terrorize a whole nation, unless we are all his accomplices.
Edward Murrow
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We supported East River Science Park. We supported the United Nations tower. We're not an anti-development board. But we do want planning input. We don't look kindly on commercial, nor on buildings taller than the U.N. Secretariat.
Edward Rubin
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Tina Fey
President Bush gave a rousing speech to the United Nations General Assembly. Afterward, in a touching show of support, every foreign dignitary shook hands with the president and smiled warmly as he mispronounced their names.
Tina Fey
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Growing global fuel demand and political tensions between some oil producing nations and the United States are expected to keep energy prices high. According to some analysts, pump prices should begin to level off within the next week or two.
Elliott Eki
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If the United States was zero-dependent on Middle Eastern oil, but the rest of our allies among consuming nations were just as dependent, then a disruption anywhere is a price increase everywhere.
Lawrence Goldstein
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Reality is setting in, we are where we are. But we do know there's a long-term risk, and nations need to cooperate in addressing it. The solution will be technology, not through energy starvation.
William O'Keefe
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Bob Riley
Half a world away nations that once lived under oppression and tyranny are now budding democracies due in large part to America 's leadership and the sacrifices of our military.
Bob Riley
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Woodrow Wilson
There is such a thing as a nation being so right that it it does not need to convince others by force that it is right
Woodrow Wilson
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Winston Churchill
Russia is a riddle wrapped in a mystery inside an enigma. [About Russia]
Winston Churchill
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D.H. Lawrence
God how I hate new countries: They are older than the old, more sophisticated, much more conceited, only young in a certain puerile vanity more like senility than anything.
D.H. Lawrence
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Without free, self-respecting, and autonomous citizens there can be no free and independent nations. Without internal peace, that is, peace among citizens and between the citizens and the state, there can be no guarantee of external peace.
Vaclav Havel
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Europe will support Ukraine, and Ukraine will build mutually beneficial relations with all nations, including the European Union.
Viktor Yanukovych
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We will appoint a special American envoy to participate in support of the United Nations in these talks, and we will not favor any outcomes,
Nicholas Burns
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Kofi Annan
From this vision of the role of the United Nations in the next century flow three key priorities for the future: eradicating poverty, preventing conflict and promoting democracy.
Kofi Annan
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There are millions of people all over the world, right now, who are looking to the United Nations for protection and redress against the violation of their rights and deprivation of their freedoms.
Louise Arbour
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One of the surest signs of our sincerity would be to withdraw a few brigades, ... It would convince the nations in the region that we're not there to stay, not an occupation power. Second is the notice to the Iraq government that they're going to have to start shouldering more responsibility, that our presence there is not infinite.
Robert Scales
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One of the surest signs of our sincerity would be to withdraw a few brigades. It would convince the nations in the region that we're not there to stay, not an occupation power. Second is the notice to the Iraq government that they're going to have to start shouldering more responsibility, that our presence there is not infinite.
Robert Scales
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It's a good jump. We're still shy of Norway, but most nations are shy of Norway and find a way to get it done.
Luke Bodensteiner
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Individual states, international agencies including the United Nations and its programs, civil society and the private sector, must redouble efforts towards the realization of human rights worldwide, including rights to disaster-preparedness and disaster response.
Miloon Kothari
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A nation as a society forms a moral person, and every member of it is personally responsible for his society
Thomas Jefferson
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The Arab nations do stand with President Bush, with the U.S. All countries are against international terrorism. We are very clear that we do reject any international crime of terrorism anywhere, and in particular what happened a couple days ago in the United States,
Amr Moussa
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My overall assessment, Mr. Bolton, is that you have nothing but disdain for the United Nations.
Barbara Boxer
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