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Frank Chodorov Quotes and Sayings

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All wars come to an end, at least temporarily.
But the authority acquired by the state hangs on;
political power never abdicates.
- Frank Chodorov

The pertinent question: if Americans did not want these
wars should they have been compelled to fight them?
- Frank Chodorov

The State acquires power...
and because of its insatiable lust for power it is
incapable of giving up any of it.
The State never abdicates.
- Frank Chodorov

When people say 'let's do something about it,'
they mean 'let's get hold of the political machinery
so that we can do something to somebody else.'
And that somebody is invariably you.
- Frank Chodorov

 

Do or do not, there is no try.
- Jedi Master Yoda in Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back

Fear is the path to the dark side.
Fear leads to anger.
Anger leads to hate.
Hate leads to suffering.
- Yoda, character in Star Wars movie

You must unlearn what you have learned.
- the character Yoda in the movie Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back

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Have we not come to such an impasse in the modern world
that we must love our enemies - or else?
The chain reaction of evil -
hate begetting hate, wars producing more wars -
must be broken, or else we shall be plunged
into the dark abyss of annihilation.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

The military don't start wars.
Politicians start wars.
- William Westmoreland

Patriotism is a kind of religion; it is the egg from which wars are hatched.
- Guy de Maupassant

Each nation feels superior to other nations.
That breeds patriotism - and wars.
- Dale Carnegie

We are all tourists in history, and irony is what we win in wars.
- Anatole Broyard

Wars and elections are both too big and too small to matter in the long run.
The daily work - that goes on, it adds up.
- Barbara Kingsolver

Wars have never hurt anybody except the people who die.
- Salvador Dali

I'm fed up to the ears with old men dreaming up wars for young men to die in.
- George McGovern

All wars are civil wars, because all men are brothers.
- Francois Fenelon

I am sure that if the mothers of various nations could meet,
there would be no more wars.
- E. M. Forster

The beef industry has contributed to more American
deaths than all the wars of this century,
all natural disasters, and all automobile accidents combined.
- Neal Barnard

Whenever in future wars the battle is fought,
armored troops will play the decisive role.
- Heinz Guderian

George Lucas wanted this moving camera for all of the
photography in Star Wars.
He was willing to take a risk with the concepts that
I advanced with regard to ways for doing that.
- John Dykstra

Star Wars hasn't changed my life at all.
- Natalie Portman

If the world is disarmed, and remains disarmed,
there will be no more world wars.
- George William Norris

I would like to do a science fiction film some day.
Star Wars seems really to have destroyed the genre,
which at one time offered great musical opportunities.
- Carter Burwell

America is addicted to wars of distraction.
- Barbara Ehrenreich

Suddenly Star Wars came out while we were on hiatus,
and we looked like the old Buck Rogers series,
where they had cigarette smoke blowing out the back of the rocket ship.
- Gregory Harrison

Everyone's a pacifist between wars.
It's like being a vegetarian between meals.
- Colman McCarthy

I hate those men who would send into war youth to fight and die for them;
the pride and cowardice of those old men,
making their wars that boys must die.
- Mary Roberts Rinehart

For ultimately, the only way to win wars,
is to prevent them occurring in the first place.
- Owen Arthur

Star Wars, the original movie, was all the various old genre of pictures:
the swashbucklers,
the war movies, all those things were put n there in a different look.
- Bruce Boxleitner

If peace only had the music and pageantry of war,
there'd be no wars.
- Sophie Kerr

What has marked Chinese society is its level of cruelty,
not just revolutions and wars.
We ought to reject it totally, otherwise in another
upheaval there will be further cruelty.
- Jung Chang

I mean, all the ratings wars are silly.
But, I mean, someone has to be concerned about the
ratings because it means,
you know, it translates into revenue.
- Connie Chung

All wars are follies, very expensive and very mischievous ones.
- Benjamin Franklin

At home it's all Batman and Star Wars and they do gang up on me.
Sometimes I don't want to dress up as Darth Vader or play train sets,
so I'll go out for a drink with the girls.
- Sadie Frost

We decry violence all the time in this country,
but look at our history.
We were born in a violent revolution,
and we've been in wars ever since.
We're not a pacific people.
- James Lee Burke

History offers no evidence for the proposition that
the assignment of women to military combat jobs is the way to win wars,
improve combat readiness, or promote national security.
- Phyllis Schlafly

Wars teach us not to love our enemies,
but to hate our allies.
- W. L. George

None of us really understood exactly how much Star
Wars would affect us for the rest of our lives.
- Jake Lloyd

We are proud to say we are racist and hate to see Whites fighting each other.
I oppose the Wars.
- Tom Metzger

If all of us acted in unison as I act individually
there would be no wars and no poverty.
I have made myself personally responsible
for the fate of every human being who has come my way.
- Anais Nin

It's like that scene from The Player when they talk
about merging Star Wars and Kramer vs.
Kramer, or whatever.
You could do that with music and it would just be awful.
- Jonny Greenwood

I am a closet toy freak.
I started chasing after some things as far as Star Wars toys -
some very rare stuff.
- Rick Springfield

Some wars have been due to the lust of rulers for power and glory,
or to revenge to wipe out the humiliation of a former defeat.
- John Boyd Orr

After four or five different wars, I grew weary of that work,
partly because in an open war, open to coverage,
as Vietnam was, it's not that difficult,
really.
- Morley Safer

No two wars are identical.
- Kate Adie

I don't feel a lack of hope.
It's just disappointment that after all these years
we're still fighting meaningless wars for a handful of people.
- Geezer Butler

How many wars have been caused by fits of indigestion,
and how many more dynasties have been upset by the
love of woman than by the hate of man.
- Charles Dudley Warner

I don't oppose all wars.
What I am opposed to is a dumb war.
What I am opposed to is a rash war.
- Barack Obama

The bases for historical knowledge are not empirical facts but written texts,
even if these texts masquerade in the guise of wars or revolutions.
- Paul Deman

Wars can be prevented just as surely as they can be provoked,
and we who fail to prevent them, must share the guilt for the dead.
- Omar N. Bradley

We were sweet, lovely people who wanted to throw out
all the staid institutions who placed money and wars above all else.
When you're young you think that's how life works.
- Margot Kidder

What we need is Star Peace and not Star Wars.
- Mikhail Gorbachev

Wars generally do not resolve the problems for which
they are fought and therefore...
prove ultimately futile.
- Pope John Paul II

I have always been vitally interested in physical conditioning.
I have long believed that athletic competition among
people and nations should replace violence and wars.
- Johnny Weissmuller

Wars begin in the minds of men, and in those minds,
love and compassion would have built the defenses of peace.
- U. Thant

In the present imperialistic milieu there can be no
wars of national self-defense.
- Karl Liebknecht

It goes without saying that when survival is threatened,
struggles erupt between peoples, and unfortunate wars between nations result.
- Hideki Tojo

I'd worked in Clockwork Orange with Stanley Kubrick
and since Stanley was such a prestigious director this
opened all sorts of doors for me -
one of them being Star Wars.
- David Prowse

Don't forget what I discovered that over ninety percent
of all national deficits from 1921 to 1939 were caused by payments for past,
present, and future wars.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

Wars spring from unseen and generally insignificant causes,
the first outbreak being often but an explosion of anger.
- Thucydides

Our meaning is to make our little planet Earth a better place to live,
to stop wars, disarm nuclear missiles,
to stop diseases, AIDS, plague, cancer and to stop pollution.
- Uri Geller

It was times like these when I thought my father,
who hated guns and had never been to any wars,
was the bravest man who ever lived.
- Harper Lee

Wars are poor chisels for carving out peaceful tomorrows.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Of the four wars in my lifetime, none came about because the U.S.
was too strong.
- Ronald Reagan

With Star Wars fans, there's so much enthusiasm,
and it's a completely different generation now.
- Peter Mayhew

When rich people fight wars with one another,
poor people are the ones to die.
- Jean-Paul Sartre

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

How vivid is the suffering of the few when the people
are few and how the suffering of nameless millions
in two world wars is blurred over by numbers.
- Edwin Way Teale

We cannot fight new wars with old weapons.
- Vinoba Bhave

I'm not so interested any more in how a great deal of science fiction goes.
It goes into things like Star Wars and Star Trek which
all go excellent in their own way.
- Robert Sheckley

I haven't done the Star Wars kind of films.
- Roger Spottiswoode


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