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The Western media tends to place a lot of emphasis
by Bob Schaffer

The Western media tends to place a lot of emphasis
on official institutions in Ukraine such as its supreme court,
the central election commission, and the parliament.
In reality, the people of Ukraine now control their destiny.
- Bob Schaffer

The first thing the federal government can do to help is get out of the way.
- Bob Schaffer

Salazar's record is one of weakness;
he hasn't been a good attorney general.
- Bob Schaffer

The Russians have a lot at stake, and the power of
Moscow pride should never be underestimated.
- Bob Schaffer

 

Reducing the tax burden is necessary to produce economic growth.
- Bob Schaffer

It is unlikely Yanukovich won.
If he did, his government made it impossible to determine.
- Bob Schaffer

I would love to see the French spending money to restore Iraq.
- Bob Schaffer

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Vote counting and ballot collecting does not occur in the light of day.
There are too many occasions when observers and opposing
parties lose contact with the ballots.
- Bob Schaffer

Government is just spending too much money.
- Bob Schaffer

The objective of the demonstrators is to win the affection
of the armed agents of the government.
Most of the Kiev police have now pledged their support for the people.
- Bob Schaffer

My mother is Ukrainian.
She immigrated to the U.S.
from Canada as a child.
- Bob Schaffer

The demonstrators in Ukraine will persevere and succeed,
or grow tired, cold and fade.
- Bob Schaffer

Though there is growing division among the Ukrainian
military ranks as to loyalty in this revolution,
the possibility of violence looms over the entire situation.
- Bob Schaffer

The revolution has been dubbed The Orange Revolution,
orange being the campaign color of Viktor Yushchenko.
The demonstrators say they are tired of living under a corrupt government.
- Bob Schaffer

In the late afternoons and early evenings,
the crowd is easily over 1 million.
That many people simply can't fit in Independence Square.
The demonstration spills in to the streets for several blocks.
- Bob Schaffer

As long as the opposition believes the world will stand
with Ukraine's democrat reformers,
they will have the leverage and the courage to establish
a legitimate republic under the leadership of Viktor Yushchenko.
- Bob Schaffer

The recent history of Ukraine is replete with dead journalists,
beaten journalists, news agencies being shut down,
and politicians being injured or killed.
Most are killed in mysterious auto accidents.
- Bob Schaffer

One cannot help being impressed by the protesters.
They have begun each day of the protest in Kiev in
prayer and all activities are accomplished with a collective sense of respect,
kindness, and an intention to conduct a peaceful revolution.
- Bob Schaffer

There are many hands touching ballots after a voter
drops his ballot into the ballot box.
There is no guarantee of ballot secrecy for anyone,
which makes the whole system vulnerable to intimidation and bribery.
- Bob Schaffer

More than any other in Western Europe,
Britain remains a country where a traveler has to think
twice before indulging in the ordinary food of ordinary people.
- Joseph Lelyveld

What do I think of Western civilization?
I think it would be a very good idea.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

I never was a person who wanted a handout.
I was a cafeteria worker.
I'm not too proud to ask the Best Western manager to give me a job.
I have cleaned homes.
- Shirley Jackson

I think Russian people are learning that democracy is not an alien thing;
it's not a western invention.
- Garry Kasparov

The Western, when I do one, will be one long,
continuous story.
- Sergio Aragones

We do not support the man.
We do not support the individual.
We support the idea of independent revolution in the Western Hemisphere,
free from American intervention.
- Lee Harvey Oswald

So, thanks God, our films, our first films were suddenly
being appreciated by the Western media;
especially France was very good,
and Switzerland was very good.
- Milos Forman

For the whole of Western Europe, I know the business community quite good.
- Anatoly Chubais

If you want to send a message, try Western Union.
- Frank Capra

Western Europe GDP per capita - not taking into account
the new accession counties -
was lower in 2001 relative to that of the US than any time since the 1960's.
- John Hutton

I'm just ah, actually developing a tv show for HBO,
and I'm directing a film this summer,
and actually I'm doing some live shows out in western Canada.
- Bruce McCulloch

Practically every movie that shows the pope or even a bishop as a character,
and in much of western literature of the last 300 or 400 years,
these are portrayed as awful figures.
- Michael Novak

In the democratic western countries so-called capitalism
leads a saturnalia of "freedom,"
like a bastard brother of reform.
- Wyndham Lewis

We'll surely stop the work of all western Christian and eastern religions,
and also Islam.
- Vladimir Zhirinovsky

Any story that Billy Wilder told, you can tell in a Western.
- Lawrence Kasdan

Robert Taylor was not only a splendid actor in a wide
variety of roles but one of the most handsome men in the western world.
- Audrey Meadows

At that time I had complete confidence in Russian policy
and I believed that the Western Allies deliberately
allowed Russia and Germany to fight each other to the death.
- Klaus Fuchs

Levi's can produce many more Western jeans than we
can and make them at a better price.
- Calvin Klein

We played in Texas about a year ago,
at Emo's,
the famous country and western club in Austin.
And I figured, well, if I'm finally gonna die onstage,
that's where it's going to be!
- Alan Vega

Western art is built on the biographical passion of one artist for another.
- Jim Dine

I'm from Texas, and I would love to do an old-fashioned gun-slinging Western.
- Jensen Ackles

I believed that English-speaking people had a divine
mission to civilize the world by making it western,
democratic and Christian.
- Luke Ford

Neither Western donor countries like the U.S.
nor poor recipients like Cameroon care much about Africans who are poor,
rural and female.
- Nicholas D. Kristof

I was paid to read Western economic texts.
In a way, the regime paid for their own undermining.
- Vaclav Klaus

Every aspect of Western culture needs a new code of ethics -
a rational ethics -
as a precondition of rebirth.
- Ayn Rand

It's a cyclical thing.
When they make one, everyone loves them.
Different genres come around in succession.
People always welcome the western.
It's America's genre.
- Robert Duvall

The next war...
may well bury Western civilization forever.
- Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

The question was heatedly debated of how much Western
culture should be brought into China.
- Chen Ning Yang

In brief, Western democracy, as other political models,
is not exportable to all regions of the world.
- Omar Bongo

I've been to Africa three times.
All right? You can't bring Western reasoning into the culture.
The same way you can't bring it into fundamental Islam.
- Bill O'Reilly

Colonialism is an idea born in the West that drives Western countries -
like France,
Italy, Belgium, Great Britain - to occupy countries outside of Europe.
- Ahmed Ben Bella

The psyche of the individual is commensurate with the
totality of creative energy.
This requires a most radical revision of Western psychology.
- Stanislav Grof

Eugene is located in western Oregon,
approximately 278 billion miles from anything.
- Dave Barry

What does it mean with regard to tactics,
this fact that the proletariat of Western Europe stands all alone:
that it has no prospect of any help whatsoever from any other class?
- Herman Gorter

The years between 1800 and 1825 were distinguished,
so far as our domestic development was concerned,
by the growth of the Western pioneer Democracy in power and self-consciousness.
- Herbert Croly

The present aristocracy of western culture,
at the moment when it most clearly dominates the world,
is being imitated rapidly and successfully in every eastern country.
- John Desmond Bernal

If I just produce the transparent ideal accepted by the Western experts,
a process of privatization which will be very good but never happen,
that means nothing.
- Anatoly Chubais

My wife thought I deserved it, but I always thought
the Nobel a Western prize.
- Naguib Mahfouz

Western countries in particular can today no longer
be separated from Muslim societies,
because they have them within themselves.
They are themselves internally globalized.
- Ulrich Beck

Japan is not a Western democracy.
The Japanese have kept their traditions,
culture and heritage, but they have joined the community of free nations.
- Natan Sharansky

Western States keep playing with, and around,
Russia.
- Aslan Maskhadov

My personal political convictions are rooted in the
populist political traditions of western Canada.
- Preston Manning

As the first Member of Congress from western Washington
to serve on the House Agriculture Committee in over 50 years,
I am proud to represent the needs of our agriculture community.
- Rick Larsen

Part of the western movement is this desire that we,
Americans, have to keep pressing on.
- Beau Bridges

Country and western is ignored by the intellectuals.
They don't look at it as an art form.
They think it's just somebody sitting on his couch singing about his life.
- Ricky Skaggs

Time has lost all meaning in that nightmare alley of
the Western world known as the American mind.
- Florence King

I'm crazy about westerns.
I need to do a western once in a while.
It's like you know, eating bread, eating pasta,
drinking wine.
It's in my blood.
I need it.
- Franco Nero

All your Western theologies, the whole mythology of them,
are based on the concept of God as a senile delinquent.
- Tennessee Williams

The final story, the final chapter of western man,
I believe, lies in Los Angeles.
- Phil Ochs

Western concepts of ownership and privatization came
in and clashed with that.
So land began to be exchanged.
- Neil Abercrombie

I only knew basic western trail riding.
Nothing fancy.
- Julie Benz

So I learnt a few country western songs,
I bought a chord book, and right away I started writing my own stuff,
which nobody else did that, I don't know why.
- John Fahey


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