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Love is like war; begin when you like and leave off when you can
Spanish Proverb
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It was like a war zone without the explosion.
Sparky Nolan
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I was interested in idealists who go to war and what happens to them.
Geraldine Brooks
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No matter what your position on the war, we should all be concerned about war profiteering. It's just not getting the attention it deserves nowadays.
Sarah Anderson
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It's a war. You always want to beat Ocean City.
Sarah Cohen
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The level of resistance [from Iraqis] is low, allowing investors to go back to the idea that war might be brief and the economy may bounce back faster and sooner than it would if this war were protracted.
Douglas Altabef
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This is another battle in a very long war.
Douglas Baird
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We were hoping to get thousands of Iraqis trained before the war and as it turns out we were only able to train a few score and that was unfortunate.
Douglas Feith
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It was like a war zone down there, there was just crap everywhere. It was like a bomb went off on every single house. A lot of the houses just weren't even there anymore. There's just no words for it.
Dustin Bruns
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There is no role in a war unless the parties are exhausted. These parties are not exhausted. They are still on a triumphal path. They are not on a coalition path. It's an either/or death struggle. They don't understand that the death is ongoing right now and could take several cycles for the corpse to be autopsied. I hope you use this - this should put your paper on the map. Everybody should read it.
Tom Hayden
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looked like a war zone.
Tom Hayden
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I believe - though I may be wrong, because I'm no expert - that this war is about what most wars are about: hegemony, money, power and oil.
Dustin Hoffman
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Dwight D. Eisenhower
I hate war as only a soldier who has lived it can, only as one who has seen its brutality, its futility, its stupidity.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
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We are at war, and we are treating it that way. Everyone is cutting through the red tape and making decisions.
Duane Woerth
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War has been the most convenient pseudo-solution for the problems of twentieth-century capitalism. It provides the incentives to modernization and technological revolution which the market and the pursuit of profit do only fitfully and by accident, it makes the unthinkable (such as votes for women and the abolition of unemployment) not merely thinkable but practicable. What is equally important, it can re-create communities of men and give a temporary sense to their lives by uniting them against foreigners and outsiders. This is an achievement beyond the power of the private enterprise economy when left to itself.
J. Hobsbawm
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During the war we got separated, but afterwards, when we got back and readjusted, we realized one of the really great things in life is friends.
Tom Larson
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Segregation was a burden for many blacks, because the end of the civil war and the amendments added to the constitution elevated expectations beyond reality in some respects.
Ed Smith
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Competing interests ... Katrina, the war ... everything is competing.
Tim Ryan
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It's a war zone. Terrible things happen.
Eason Jordan
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It became a holy war in the house about whether he should consider Florida. We all joke about it now, but there was a lot of tension at the time. I remember visiting him after he had already committed to us, and his father was still begging him to visit Florida one more time.
Tom Moore
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I let him kiss me because he had been in war and he fought for me, ... I only wish now I had had a conversation with him or asked his name.
Edith Shain
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The 9/11 commission would not put the war fighter in harm's way, ... American Morning.
Timothy Roemer
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We have done precious little to effectively communicate to the hearts and minds and win that long-term war. This seems to be an opportunity to condemn the cartoons and communicate directly with the Muslim people on a host of issues.
Timothy Roemer
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But we feel very strongly that it is a very, very important part of how we prosecute domestically the war on terrorism.
Tom Ridge
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This is what happens when you are in the middle of an incipient civil war. I think he has been in some ways discredited.
Edward Walker
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It is obvious that Estonia, which has failed to convict a single local Nazi war criminal since it regained its independence, still lacks the political courage to face the practical implications of the active complicity of its nationals in Holocaust crimes.
Efraim Zuroff
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War is just to those to whom war is necessary.
Titus Livius
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Tolkien went through it himself (as an infantryman) in World War I. But it just got worse in his lifetime, ... I think he was very preoccupied with the nature of evil, the nature of technology, the way in which things could be abused, the way good intentions are subverted. That's what it's all about.
Tom Shippey
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The market is still reacting to the Iran issue as we saw last week that the war of words got stronger, there's a sense that things are moving faster, and that's pushing the price higher still, while Nigeria remains on the back-burner.
Tobin Gorey
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