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It is incumbent upon us to understand our greatness
by Meir Kahane

It is incumbent upon us to understand our greatness
and believe in it so that we do not cheapen and profane ourselves.
- Meir Kahane

We have our own values; we build our own special,
our JEWISH life - and we are proud, so very proud.
- Meir Kahane

No trait is more justified than revenge in the right time and place.
- Meir Kahane

Above all, it is not decency or goodness of gentleness
that impresses the Middle East,
but strength.
- Meir Kahane

 

Today, Jewish defense is an accepted thing.
- Meir Kahane

There is the illusion of the world and the reality of the Torah.
- Meir Kahane

The Jewish nation is indeed, the heart of the world
and there is no reason for the existence of empires,
kings, rulers, masses or systems aside from their reaction to the Jewish people.
- Meir Kahane

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The banding together by the nations of the world against
Israel is the guarantee that their time of destruction
is near and the final redemption of the Jew at hand.
- Meir Kahane

Let us not suffer from a national amnesia that causes
us to forget who and what we are.
- Meir Kahane

The Jew does not wish to be isolated.
He fears being alone, without allies.
- Meir Kahane

Surely it is time for Jews, worried over the huge growth of Arabs in Israel,
to consider finishing the exchange of populations that began 35 years ago.
- Meir Kahane

The observant Jew has his own sense of values.
Torah Judaism is his blueprint for this life,
his target for existence.
- Meir Kahane

The Jew is upset because the nations of the world -
the United Nations -
lash him,
brand him as racist and evil, hate him and openly demonstrate
their desire to destroy him.
- Meir Kahane

Life is essentially a question of values.
- Meir Kahane

Every man judges his own happiness and satisfaction
with life in terms of his possession or lack of possession
of those things that he considers worthwhile and valuable.
- Meir Kahane

Love has its place, as does hate.
Peace has its place, as does war.
Mercy has its place, as do cruelty and revenge.
- Meir Kahane

Jews have been in Egypt since Biblical times,
and Alexandria had once been, at least partially,
a Jewish city.
- Meir Kahane

One of the great problems with Americans is that -
being a decent people -
they assume that everyone else is equally decent.
- Meir Kahane

The fact is, that with the creation of the Jewish state in 1948,
hundreds of thousands of Jews fled Arab countries,
almost all of whom left behind all their property for
which compensation was never paid.
- Meir Kahane

Never, ever deal with terrorists.
Hunt them down and, more important, mercilessly punish
those states and groups that fund,
arm, support, or simply allow their territories to
be used by the terrorists with impunity.
- Meir Kahane

For so long as the Jew has even one ally,
he will be convinced - in his smallness of mind -
that his salvation came from that ally.
It is only when he is alone - against all of his own
efforts and frantic attempts -
that he will,
through no choice, be compelled to turn to G-d.
- Meir Kahane

If we ever hope to rid the world of the political AIDS of our time,
terrorism, the rule must be clear: One does not deal with terrorists;
one does not bargain with terrorists;
one kills terrorists.
- Meir Kahane

I see all this and know that if we are to save the
Jewish state and its three-and-a-half million Jews from terrible horrors,
we must rise up and demand a fundamental change in
the very system of government.
- Meir Kahane

I know that elections must be limited only to those
who understand that the Arabs are the deadly enemy of the Jewish state,
who would bring on us a slow Auschwitz -
not with gas,
but with knives and hatchets.
- Meir Kahane

The difference is that if we turn from the Gentile first,
we will have the Almighty as the immediate staff and our comfort.
If not, we will have neither the Gentile nor,
for a terrible stage, the Almighty.
- Meir Kahane

To give aid to every poor man is far beyond the reach and power of every man.
Care of the poor is incumbent on society as a whole.
- Charles Edwards

The Athenians are right to accept advice from anyone,
since it is incumbent on everyone to share in that sort of excellence,
or else there can be no city at all.
- Protagoras

It is incumbent upon us to respond to the unique needs
of military women and ensure they receive proper care
during the first year following childbirth.
- Susan Collins

It is incumbent upon all of us to build communities
with the educational opportunities and support systems
in place to help our youth become successful adults.
- Ruben Hinojosa

It is incumbent on every generation
to pay its own debts as it goes.
A principle which if acted on would
save one-half the wars of the world.
- Thomas Jefferson

When police or prosecutors conceal significant exculpatory or impeaching material,
we hold, it is ordinarily incumbent on the state to set the record straight.
- Ruth Bader Ginsburg

It was important for us to be as supportive as our
candidates and as our incumbent senators would have us be.
- Tom Daschle

As I got more successful, I felt it was more incumbent
upon me to help the other people.
I did more and more and the more I did the more I wanted.
- Monty Hall

The Internet provides the access to resources,
so it's incumbent upon the people who control those
resources to make sure that the economic engine stays intact.
- Michael Nesmith

It is incumbent upon each of us to improve spending
and savings practices to ensure our own individual
financial security and preserve the collective economic
well-being of our great society.
- Ron Lewis

I believe it is incumbent upon Congress to act aggressively
to ameliorate fear and help our country take the essential
steps that will make our communities and lives safer.
- Paul Gillmor

The first tenet is that you should report corruption
regardless of loyalty to incumbent or party.
- Linda Tripp

Well, the common enemy in North America is the Western consumer.
The consumer has driven oil up to $50 a barrel so we have to have these wars.
I think it's incumbent upon us to.
- Dan Aykroyd

It is incumbent on us to facilitate the development
of a market structure that best assures that these changes benefit the U.S.
securities markets as a whole.
- Arthur Levitt

I am a realist as well as an idealist,
and I think that it is incumbent upon those of us in
opposition to try to work within what are always arduous
circumstances to stretch the limits of the possible.
- Todd Gitlin

The police are the public and the public are the police;
the police being only members of the public who are
paid to give full time attention to duties which are
incumbent on every citizen in the interests of community welfare and existence.
- Robert Peel

But I want to just caution, it is not incumbent on
the United States to prove that Saddam Hussein is trying
to acquire weapons of mass destruction.
He's already demonstrated that he's trying to acquire
weapons of mass destruction.
- Condoleezza Rice

Knowledge of the self is the mother of all knowledge.
So it is incumbent on me to know my self,
to know it completely, to know its minutiae,
its characteristics, its subtleties,
and its very atoms.
- Khalil Gibran

A woman finds the natural lay of the land almost unconsciously;
and not feeling it incumbent on her to be guide and
philosopher to any successor,
she takes little pains to mark the route by which she is making her ascent.
- Alice Stone Blackwell

The great and important duty which is incumbent on Christians,
is to guard against all appearance of evil;
to watch against the first risings in the heart to evil;
and to have a guard upon our actions,
that they may not be sinful, or so much as seem to be so.
- George Whitefield

I actually defeated an incumbent Republican senator
who was part of the Jesse Helm's political machine in North Carolina,
the result of which is I'm now the senior senator from
North Carolina instead of Jesse Helms,
which is a very good thing for this country.
- John Edwards

At a time when science plays such a powerful role in the life of society,
when the destiny of the whole of mankind may hinge
on the results of scientific research,
it is incumbent on all scientists to be fully conscious of that role,
and conduct themselves accordingly.
- Joseph Rotblat

Happiness depends upon ourselves.
- Aristotle

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Whatever you do, you need courage.
Whatever course you decide upon,
there is always someone to tell you
that you are wrong.
There are always difficulties arising
that tempt you to believe your critics are right.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

When one door closes, another opens.
But often we look so long, so regretfully,
upon the closed door,
that we fail to see the one that is opened for us.
- Helen Keller

Our Joy comes from living our own lives simply -
never from demanding that others live simply -
or from ever making any demands whatsoever upon others.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Obstacles are like wild animals.
They are cowards but they will bluff you if they can.
If they see you are afraid of them...
they are liable to spring upon you;
but if you look them squarely in the eye,
they will slink out of sight.
- Orison Swett Marden

Violence, even well intentioned,
always rebounds upon oneself.
- Lao Tzu

Yes! it takes courage to act upon your dreams.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Whosoever is spared personal pain
must feel himself called
to help in diminishing the pain of others.
We must all carry our share of
the misery which lies upon the world.
- Albert Schweitzer

There is no value in life except what you choose to place upon it
and no happiness in any place except what you bring to it yourself.
- Henry David Thoreau

Great talents are the most lovely
and often the most dangerous
fruits on the tree of humanity.
They hang upon the most slender twigs
that are easily snapped off.
- Carl Jung

Knowledge rests not upon truth alone, but upon error also.
- Carl Jung

One of the surest ways to cause
yourself great suffering
is to insist upon being right -
to demand that all others view life
exactly as you view it.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The eyes of the cheerful and of the melancholy man
are fixed upon the same creation;
but very different are the aspects which it bears to them.
- Albert Pike

Protect your vision.
Prevail over adversity.
Persevere in the midst of turmoil.
Passionately act upon your convictions.
Purposely walk into the day.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Control thy passions lest they take vengeance upon thee.
- Epictetus

Many a man curses the rain that falls upon his head,
and knows not that it brings abundance
to drive away the hunger.
- Saint Basil

Remember, upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.
- Alexander the Great

Action is our greatest weapon against fear.
Left to molder, fear grows upon itself,
but in the face of action,
fear is left in the dust.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You may be always victorious if
you will never enter into any contest
where the issue does not wholly depend upon yourself.
- Epictetus

Happiness is a butterfly, which, when pursued,
is always just beyond your grasp,
but which, if you will sit down quietly,
may alight upon you.
- Nathaniel Hawthorne

Success depends upon previous preparation,
and without such preparation there is sure to be failure.
- Confucius

Anyone who proposes to do good
must not expect people to roll stones out of his way,
but must accept his lot calmly,
even if they roll a few stones upon it.
- Albert Schweitzer

However many holy words you read, however many you speak,
what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
- The Buddha


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