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If Algeria introduced a resolution declaring that the
by Abba Eban

If Algeria introduced a resolution declaring that the
earth was flat and that Israel had flattened it,
it would pass by a vote of 164 to 13 with 26 abstentions.
- Abba Eban

History teaches us that men and nations behave wisely
only after they have exhausted all other alternatives.
- Abba Eban

It is our experience that political leaders do not
always mean the opposite of what they say.
- Abba Eban

You can't achieve anything without getting in someone's way.
- Abba Eban

 

I think that this is the first war in history that
on the morrow the victors sued for peace and the vanquished
called for unconditional surrender.
- Abba Eban

Lest Arab governments be tempted out of sheer routine
to rush into impulsive rejection,
let me suggest that tragedy is not what men suffer but what they miss.
- Abba Eban

Time and again these governments have rejected proposals today -
and longed for them tomorrow.
- Abba Eban

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His ignorance is encyclopedic.
- Abba Eban

The Jews are the living embodiment of the minority,
the constant reminder of what duties societies owe their minorities,
whoever they might be.
- Abba Eban

One of the chief tasks of any dialogue with the Gentile
world is to prove that the distinction between anti-Semitism
and anti-Zionism is not a distinction at all.
- Abba Eban

A consensus means that everyone agrees to say collectively
what no one believes individually.
- Abba Eban

Better to be disliked than pitied.
- Abba Eban

A statesman who keeps his ear permanently glued to
the ground will have neither elegance of posture nor flexibility of movement.
- Abba Eban

Consensus is what many people say in chorus but do
not believe as individuals.
- Abba Eban

Men and nations behave wisely once they have exhausted
all the other alternatives.
- Abba Eban

The French colonisation of Algeria lasted a long time:
132 years.
- Ahmed Ben Bella

Algeria was therefore only the beginning of something that was in development:
this is why I say that it's the global capitalist system
that finally reacted against us.
- Ahmed Ben Bella

Yes, I am Algerian of Moroccan origin through my parents,
but all my life is Algeria.
I was born there.
- Ahmed Ben Bella

Algeria is not breaking up.
- Ahmed Ben Bella

In Algeria, I had begun to get into literature and philosophy.
I dreamed of writing-and already models were instructing the dream,
a certain language governed it.
- Jacques Derrida

I am the son of poor peasants who came at a very young age to live in Algeria.
I only recently saw the place where they were born,
near the city of Marrakech.
- Ahmed Ben Bella

Do not forget that the Arab countries,
starting with Algeria and Egypt, are the ones that
have paid the heaviest toll because of Islamic terror.
- Omar Bongo

The result is that you are now experiencing what we
experienced in the war in Algeria:
The Israeli government says that it is a victim of terrorist activity,
but this activity is less visible than the military strikes.
- Jean-Marie Le Pen

The liberation movement which I led in Algeria,
the organization that I created to fight the French army,
was at first a small movement of nothing at all.
We were but some tens of people throughout Algeria,
a territory that is five times the size of France.
- Ahmed Ben Bella

I can say now: all the combatants who participated
in the fight for freedom in South America came to Algeria;
it's from there that all those who fought left.
We trained them, we arranged for the weapons to reach them,
we created networks.
- Ahmed Ben Bella

Of course, the kind of support that Cuba could give
us was very limited when it came to building up our army,
since they didn't manufacture armaments in the quantities that we required.
So we turned to Algeria and the Soviet Union for support.
- Daniel Ortega

My mother was against me being an actress -
until I introduced her to Frank Sinatra.
- Angie Dickinson

The methods that EPA introduced after 1970 to reduce
air-pollutant emissions worked for a while,
but over time have become progressively less effective.
- Barry Commoner

Once I understood Bach's music, I wanted to be a concert pianist.
Bach made me dedicate my life to music,
and it was that teacher who introduced me to his world.
- Nina Simone

In the early days, we just wore black onstage.
Very bold, my dear.
Then we introduced white, for variety,
and it simply grew and grew.
- Freddie Mercury

My return to London introduced me to a wider range of society.
- Catherine Helen Spence

The art of advertisement, after the American manner,
has introduced into all our life such a lavish use of superlatives,
that no standard of value whatever is intact.
- Wyndham Lewis

Any New York group can come to L.A.
and sell out every show, but an L.A.
group who goes to New York might not do the same because
the audience hasn't been introduced to the group.
- Ice T

Ardent love or desire introduced, as passionately longing
to please and glorify the Divine Being,
to be in every respect conformed to him,
and in that way to enjoy him.
- David Brainerd

A foreign ideology cannot be introduced into Chechnya -
were it through an Arab or al-Qaeda.
Our experience is rich and long enough for us to be
Muslims and know what jihad is.
- Aslan Maskhadov

I was introduced to country music around a campfire on a farm.
- Gavin DeGraw

I'm not saying we purposely introduced bugs or anything,
but this is kind of a natural result of any complexities of software...
that you can't fully test it.
- Will Wright

I believe if we introduced the Lord's Prayer here,
senators would propose a large number of amendments to it.
- Henry Wilson

I've just been very, very lucky with the film having
been introduced in the right way.
- Atom Egoyan

A major fault, for example, is the fact that,
along with the materialist principle,
Darwin introduced into his theory of evolution reactionary Malthusian ideas.
- Trofim Lysenko

Yoga introduced me to a style of meditation.
The only meditation I would have done before would
be in the writing of songs.
- Sting

It was stumbling on to really the bible of the blues,
you know, and a very powerful drug to be introduced
to us and I absorbed it totally,
and it changed my complete outlook on music.
- Eric Clapton

Running the test suite like this allows us to catch
problems when they are just introduced.
- Miguel de Icaza

Stevie Wonder's records introduced me to '70s soul when I was 12 or 13.
- Alicia Keys

Kant introduced the concept of the negative into philosophy.
Would it not also be worthwhile to try to introduce
the concept of the positive into philosophy?
- Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

When I introduced a black soldier, Lt.
Flap, in 1971, the Stars and Stripes banned the strip.
They were having racial problems and thought it would increase the tensions.
- Mort Walker

The state has, in order to control us,
introduced division into our thinking,
so that we come to distrust others and look to the state for protection.
- Butler Shaffer

After the Apple II was introduced, then came the Commodore and the Tandy TRS-80.
- Steve Wozniak

My parents cultured me a lot and they introduced me to a lot of artists,
a lot of their friends.
- Amber Tamblyn

I got introduced to audiobooks because of having a baby.
- Susie Bright

Amin hid nothing.
Everybody knew everything.
Yet the American Senate only introduced a resolution
breaking off trade with Amin three months before his overthrow.
- Ryszard Kapuscinski

I was introduced to Congressman Lyndon B. Johnson.
The young Congressman was very friendly.
- Erich Leinsdorf

Freud published The Interpretation of Dreams in 1900.
It introduced the notion that there existed certain
predictable and identifiable processes by which dreams were formed.
- Henry Reed

Many Chinese saw opium as a poison introduced by foreign enemies.
- Robert Trout

The boys are in such a mood that if someone introduced the Ten Commandments,
they'd cut them down to seven.
- Norris Cotton

Yes, I was correctly quoted in saying I introduced
sex into films in the 20's,
but it was sex in good taste and left a great deal to one's imagination.
- Pola Negri

Prohibition was introduced as a fraud;
it has been nursed as a fraud.
- Roger Q. Mills

One time I introduced my orchestra as the Shampoo Music
Makers instead of the Champagne Music Makers.
- Lawrence Welk

Ryan took him out of Betty Ford after Redmond wanted
to leave because he met a girl there.
The girl was a heroin addict.
She was the one who introduced him to the stuff.
- Farrah Fawcett

Johns Hopkins introduced me to two defining events in my life:
commitment to biomedical research and meeting my future wife,
Mary.
- Peter Agre

When I was introduced to Johnson he was a freshman Congressman.
- Erich Leinsdorf

The genius of democracies is seen not only in the great
number of new words introduced but even more in the new ideas they express.
- Alexis de Tocqueville

All places where women are excluded tend downward to barbarism;
but the moment she is introduced,
there come in with her courtesy, cleanliness,
sobriety, and order.
- Harriet Beecher Stowe

Ford, as I understand it, had done away with the concept of regional management,
and now they've re-introduced that in Europe,
so it's kind of a two-way street.
- Rick Wagoner

Every time new technology is introduced,
especially involving reproduction, you get the 'yuck' effect.
- Brigitte Boisselier

For, usually and fitly, the presence of an introduction
is held to imply that there is something of consequence
and importance to be introduced.
- Arthur Machen

Emmy Lou Harris introduced me to the work of the Vietnam
Veterans of America foundation and the Campaign for a Land Mine Free World.
- Mary Chapin Carpenter

My first recording, a guy came down to Philadelphia
and heard me play and he introduced me to Alfred Lion.
- Jimmy Smith

The attractive lady whom I had only recently been introduced
to dropped into my lap...
I chose not to dump her off.
- Gary Hart

Banks introduced the installment plan.
The disappearance of cash and the coming of the credit
card changed the shape of life in the United States.
- Jerzy Kosinski

Unfortunately, my district like many others across
the country has a problem with gangs,
which is why I introduced this amendment.
- Bob Filner


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