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Arthur Henderson Quotes and Sayings

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The forces that are driving mankind toward unity and
peace are deep-seated and powerful.
They are material and natural, as well as moral and intellectual.
- Arthur Henderson

Related topics: Peace

It has become impossible to give up the enterprise
of disarmament without abandoning the whole great adventure
of building up a collective peace system.
- Arthur Henderson

We had four years of world war which the peoples endured
only because they were told that their sufferings would
free humanity forever from the scourge of war.
- Arthur Henderson

Thus, the struggle for peace includes the struggle
for freedom and justice for the masses of all countries.
- Arthur Henderson

 

Moreover, war has become a thing potentially so terrible
and destructive that it should have been the common
aim of statesmen to put an end to it forever.
- Arthur Henderson

The years of the economic depression have been years of political reaction,
and that is why the economic crisis has generated a world peace crisis.
- Arthur Henderson

As a first step there must be an offer to achieve equality
of rights in disarmament by abolishing the weapons
forbidden to the Central Powers by the Peace Treaties.
- Arthur Henderson

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On the contrary, the characteristic element of the
present situation is that economic questions have finally
and irrevocably invaded the domain of public life and politics.
- Arthur Henderson

The world before 1914 was already a world in which
the welfare of each individual nation was inextricably
bound up with the prosperity of the whole community of nations.
- Arthur Henderson

Whatever we do or fail to do will influence the course of history.
- Arthur Henderson

This is our world, and we must make the best of it.
- Arthur Henderson

The question is, what are we to do in order to consolidate
peace on a universal and durable foundation,
and what are the essential elements of such a peace?
- Arthur Henderson

Another essential to a universal and durable peace is social justice.
- Arthur Henderson

The vast upheaval of the World War set in motion forces
that will either destroy civilization or raise mankind
to undreamed of heights of human welfare and prosperity.
- Arthur Henderson

In some states militant nationalism has gone to the lengths of dictatorship,
the cult of the absolute or totalitarian state and
the glorification of war.
- Arthur Henderson

The drive toward economic nationalism is only part
of the general revival of nationalism.
- Arthur Henderson

The more the history of the World War and what led up to it is studied,
the more clearly those tragic years become revealed
as a vast collapse of civilization.
- Arthur Henderson

To solve the problem of organizing world peace we must
establish world law and order.
- Arthur Henderson

One of the first essentials is a policy of unreserved
political cooperation with all the nations of the world.
- Arthur Henderson

The nations must be organized internationally and induced
to enter into partnership,
subordinating in some measure national sovereignty
to worldwide institutions and obligations.
- Arthur Henderson

In almost every country there are elements of opinion
which would welcome such a conclusion because they
wish to return to the politics of the balance of power,
unrestricted and unregulated armaments,
international anarchy, and preparation for war.
- Arthur Henderson

I do not believe that the values which the Western
democracies consider essential to civilization can
survive in a world rent by the international anarchy
of nationalism and the economic anarchy of competitive enterprise.
- Arthur Henderson

Four years of world war, at a cost in human suffering
which our minds are mercifully too limited to imagine,
led to the very clear realization that international
anarchy must be abandoned if civilization was to survive.
- Arthur Henderson

Therefore, let us not despair, but instead,
survey the position, consider carefully the action we must take,
and then address ourselves to our common task in a
mood of sober resolution and quiet confidence,
without haste and without pause.
- Arthur Henderson

But to cut off relations with an aggressor may often
invite retaliation by armed action,
and this would, in its turn, make necessary some form
of collective self-defence by the loyal members of the League.
- Arthur Henderson

In short, it may be said that on paper the obligations
to settle international disputes peacefully are now
so comprehensive and far-reaching that it is almost
impossible for a state to resort to war without violating
one or more solemn treaty obligations.
- Arthur Henderson

It is because I believe that it is in the power of
such nations to lead the world back into the paths
of peace that I propose to devote myself to explaining what,
in my opinion, can and should be done to banish the
fear of war that hangs so heavily over the world.
- Arthur Henderson

The Disarmament Conference has become the focal point
of a great struggle between anarchy and world order...
between those who think in terms of inevitable armed
conflict and those who seek to build a universal and durable peace.
- Arthur Henderson

Those nations have a very great responsibility at this
juncture of the world's affairs,
for by throwing their joint weight into the scales
of history on the right side,
they may tip the balance decisively in favour of peace.
- Arthur Henderson

In our modern world of interdependent nations,
hardly any state can wage war successfully without
raising loans and buying war materials of every kind
in the markets of other nations.
- Arthur Henderson

He would see civilization in danger of perishing under
the oppression of a gigantic paradox:
he would see multitudes of people starving in the midst of plenty,
and nations preparing for war although pledged to peace.
- Arthur Henderson

The first condition of success for the League of Nations is,
therefore, a firm understanding between the British
Empire and the United States of America and France
and Italy that there will be no competitive building
up of fleets or armies between them.
- Arthur Henderson

Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.
- Soren Kierkegaard

Great hearts steadily send forth the secret forces
that incessantly draw great events.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Don't fight forces, use them.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

Who forces time is pushed back by time;
who yields to time finds time on his side.
- The Talmud

Be bold, and mighty forces will come to your aid.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

There is no evil and there are
no evil forces in the world.
There are only people of awareness,
and there are people who are fast asleep -
and sleep has no force.
The whole energy is in the hands of the awakened people.
And one awakened person can awaken the whole world.
One lighted candle can make millions of candles lighted
without losing it's light.
- Osho

When I investigate and when I discover that the forces
of the heavens and the planets are within ourselves,
then truly I seem to be living among the gods.
- Leon Battista Alberti

The road to freedom lies not through
mysteries or occult performances,
but through the intelligent use
of natural forces and laws.
- Ernest Holmes

All the forces in the world are not so powerful as
an idea whose time has come.
- Victor Hugo

There are always two forces warring against each other within us.
- Paramahansa Yogananda

Everything that slows us down and forces patience,
everything that sets us back into the slow circles of nature,
is a help. Gardening is an instrument of grace.
- May Sarton

I believe that the reason why I love painting so much
is that it forces one to be objective.
There is nothing I hate more than sentimentality.
- Max Beckmann

It's important that we work very closely with moderate Muslim forces locally,
nationally and internationally.
- Gijs de Vries

Conservatives truly love America and support the armed forces,
while liberals are unpatriotic draft dodgers.
- Joe Conason

There are two great unknown forces today,
electricity and woman, but men can reckon much better
on electricity than they can on woman.
- Josephine K. Henry

Therefore, once U.S.
forces leave, it is almost inevitable that an anti-Western,
anti-U.S.
regime will arise.
- William Odom

Conservatives unwittingly side with the social forces
that contribute to the destruction of traditional values.
- Christopher Lasch

Pain forces even the innocent to lie.
- Publilius Syrus

If you don't change, reality in the end forces that change upon you.
- Stuart Wilde

We prefer that the leaders of the Iraqi armed forces do the honorable thing;
stop fighting for a regime that does not deserve your loyalty.
- Peter Pace

Fortune, which has a great deal of power in other matters but especially in war,
can bring about great changes in a situation through very slight forces.
- Julius Caesar

For me nature is not landscape, but the dynamism of visual forces.
- Bridget Riley

Extol Jewish virtue, modern Zionism and the Israeli Defense Forces.
- Geraldo Rivera

In the war, most young men were inducted into the armed forces at the age of 17.
A group of students was permitted to attend university
before taking part in wartime research projects.
- John Pople

I see myself as an intelligent, sensitive human,
with the soul of a clown which forces me to blow it
at the most important moments.
- Jim Morrison

I believe in divine forces and energies.
- Richard Pryor

Sports is like rock 'n' roll.
Both are dominant cultural forces, both speak an international language,
and both are all about emotions.
- Phil Knight

We pledge to fight the dark forces high in the counsels
of the Republican Party which have made political capital
out of the techniques of character assassination by innuendo.
- Emanuel Celler

I am concerned for the security of our great Nation;
not so much because of any threat from without,
but because of the insidious forces working from within.
- Douglas MacArthur

We used to fight the LRA with only one dimensional
force that only walks on foot,
but now, we have got multiple forces to fight the rebels.
- Yoweri Museveni

We will liberate our country from the occupying forces
and put an end to relations between Russia and the Chechen State,
no matter how difficult the task may be.
- Aslan Maskhadov

The social object of skilled investment should be to
defeat the dark forces of time and ignorance which envelope our future.
- John Maynard Keynes

The historic ascent of humanity, taken as a whole,
may be summarized as a succession of victories of consciousness over blind forces -
in nature,
in society, in man himself.
- Leon Trotsky

Example moves the world more than doctrine.
The great exemplars are the poets of action,
and it makes little difference whether they be forces
for good or forces for evil.
- Henry Miller

No one will stop to help you when you are in need,
but everyone forces opinions upon you that you do not require.
- Franz Grillparzer

I was heartened to hear the President say that as we
make progress on the ground,
and Iraqi forces increasingly take the lead,
we should be able to further decrease our troop levels.
- Howard Coble

The bottom line is that after we defeat the armed forces of Iraq,
that we will want to and need to provide stability throughout that country.
- Peter Pace

The microgravity or the very, very low amount of gravity
that we have up in space forces some changes in different processes.
It forces changes in us as human beings.
- Laurel Clark

We made them drink poison last night and Saddam Hussein's
soldiers and his great forces gave the Americans a
lesson which will not be forgotten by history.
Truly.
- Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf


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