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#1. I was confident about America and the idea that in America people can become American without masking their ethnic identity. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#2. Israel's international position is very badly damaged. A country which started off as a symbol of recovery of a people who were greatly persecuted now looks like a country that is persecuting people. And that's very bad. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#3. The United States can certainly defeat North Vietnam, but the United States cannot defeat a guerrilla war which is being raged from a sanctuary through a pattern of penetration, intervention, evasion, which is very difficult for a technologically advanced country like the United States to combat. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#4. Marxism represents a further vital and creative stage in the maturing of man's universal vision ... The nation-state is gradually yielding its sovereignty ... More intensive efforts to shape a new world monetary structure will have to be undertaken. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#5. In Iraq we must succeed. Failure is not an option. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#6. I never exploited my father's role in helping Jews avoid the concentration camps. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#7. Because you can't intervene everywhere, you don't conclude you can't intervene anywhere. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#8. I've worked with Ed Bradley, Dan Rather and lots of different local news anchors. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#9. Don't apologize for asking for what you deserve. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#10. Russia can be either an empire or a democracy, but it cannot be both ... Without Ukraine, Russia ceases to be an empire, but with Ukraine suborned and then subordinated, Russia automatically becomes an empire. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#11. We cannot leap into world government through one quick step ... The precondition for eventual and genuine globalization is progressive regionalization because by that we move toward larger, more stable, more cooperative units. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#12. My family was always active, and our thing was family walks. Not walks around the block, but more like eight-mile hikes up mountains. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#13. Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski should be herded into a rocket and shot into space for their brown-nosing of Trump A - Author: Matt Taibbi
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#14. At almost forty years old, I assumed my career on camera was over. And I was certainly given that message by all the TV managers and news directors who passed on me when I was trying to get a job back in the business. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#15. A bad boyfriend is someone you give everything to - you live with him, cook for him, sleep with him - thinking he is going to marry you and then he doesn't. When you are giving your all to a job and not getting credit, your job is a bad boyfriend. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#16. In fact, an Islamic revival - already abetted from the outside not only by Iran but also by Saudi Arabia - is likely to become the mobilizing impulse for the increasingly pervasive new nationalisms, determined to oppose any reintegration under Russian - and hence infidel - control. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#17. I realize that of all people, I am no expert on parenting or marriage. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#18. Nation state as a fundamental unit of man's organized life has ceased to be the principal creative force: International banks and multinational corporations are acting and planning in terms that are far in advance of the political concepts of the nation-state. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#19. The legitimacy of the leadership depends on what that country thinks of its leaders. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#20. My parents found me very difficult to educate. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#21. I was fired at the pinnacle of my career, on my 39th birthday. And in the year that followed, I learned that there are many psychological phases of being 'let go.' - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#22. I suffered from a mild case of postpartum depression after my second child and the physical challenge of maintaining an overnight shift at CBS, a marriage, and two in diapers made the symptoms worse and everyone in the house paid the price. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#23. Don't make your journey through life harder by placing rules on yourself like, 'I can't get married till I get promoted to your dream job.' - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#24. I don't want to impose rules on people, but you have only a short window, and you're sorely mistaken if you think you can put off having a family. It's very hard to find a good man, and it's never a 'good time' to have a baby if you have a career. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#25. There's always more money to be made. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#26. We should seek to cooperate with Europe, not to divide Europe to a fictitious new and a fictitious old. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#27. Don't push away that chance if you're one of the lucky ones who find that partner. And remember, you can always change a job. I hear it's much harder to switch out a husband. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#28. To resolve conflicts, excessive ambitions and one's own fears and aspirationis must be sacrificed. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#29. I cite these events because I think they underline two very disturbing phenomena - the loss of U.S. international credibility, the growing U.S. international isolation. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#30. Women face enough pressures and challenges in a workplace that is still depressingly biased against a female's success. Add to that, the fact that the very thing many women I know find most rewarding (having kids) is now frowned upon. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#31. There is an element of delusional obsession in the French political elite's preoccupation with the notion that France is still a global power. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#32. The needs of babies and toddlers were constant and drained the life out my sense of self and my family's relationship with each other. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#33. The dynamic character of China's nonstatist economic transformation, including its social openness to the rest of the world, is not mutually compatible in the long run with a relatively closed and bureaucratically rigid Communist dictatorship. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#34. The scope of America's global hegemony is admittedly great, but its depth is shallow, limited by both domestic and external restraints. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#35. For America, the chief geopolitical prize is Eurasia ... Now a non-Eurasian power is preeminent in Eurasia - and America's global primacy is directly dependent on how long and how effectively its preponderance on the Eurasian continent is sustained. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#36. War on terrorism defines the central preoccupation of the United States in the world today, and it does reflect in my view a rather narrow and extremist vision of foreign policy of the world's first superpower, of a great democracy, with genuinely idealistic traditions. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#37. I remember an interview so terrible with CNN's Jon Klein, I nearly blurted out, 'Forget it, I am a loser!' But I didn't need to say it. My face and posture did. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#38. As in all things, it is terribly important to have a sense of priorities in what you do. And to make certain that priorities do not clash. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#39. If we can't quantify and communicate our value with confidence, the achievements of the tremendous women before us will have all been for nothing. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#40. We should be therefore supporting a larger Europe, and in so doing we should strive to expand the zone of peace and prosperity in the world which is the necessary foundation for a stable international system in which our leadership could be fruitfully exercised. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#41. The odds are definitely better on getting the right job than getting a good partner for life. Someone who will grow with you. Someone to develop memories with. Someone who was there in the beginning. Someone who will be there at the end. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#42. America is now the only global superpower, and Eurasia is the globe's central arena. Hence, what happens to the distribution of power on the Eurasian continent will be of decisive importance to America's global primacy and to America's historical legacy. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#43. Finding a job is hard enough, but have you ever considered the odds and the challenges of finding a good man? - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#44. The mistakes of the Iraq war are not only tactical and strategic, but historical. It is essentially a war of colonialism, attempted in the post-colonial age. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#45. Henceforth, the United States may have to determine how to cope with regional coalitions that seek to push America out of Eurasia, thereby threatening America's status as a global power. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#46. To increase the zone of peace is to build the inner core of a stable international zone. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#47. This regionalization is in keeping with the Tri-Lateral Plan which calls for a gradual convergence of East and West, ultimately leading toward the goal of one world government. National sovereignty is no longer a viable concept. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#48. A fundamental lesson on being fired: Never lie about it. People will know what you're saying is a cover-up for how you really feel - embarrassed, discouraged, and afraid. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#49. Why don't these companies making big profits just pay people better than $14 an hour? It's kind of simple. When you're making record profits, why not? I don't get it. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#50. The language of the internet is English, and an overwhelming proportion of the global computer chatter also originates from America, influencing the content of global conversation. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#51. The ongoing changes in the distribution of global power and mounting global strife make it all the more imperative that America not retreat into an ignorant garrison-state mentality or wallow in self-righteous cultural hedonism - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#52. There is an element of paranoia in this inclination to view any serious attempt at a compromised peace as somehow directed against Israel. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#53. It is conceivable that at some point a truly united and powerful European Union could become a global political rival to the United States. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#54. History is much more the product of chaos than of conspiracy - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#55. On 'Morning Joe' I can say what I think, be my sometimes unorthodox self, have fun, yet be serious as well. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#56. Women play into each other's weaknesses. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#57. The most immediate task is to make certain that no state or combination of states gains the capacity to expel the United States from Eurasia or even to diminish significantly its decisive arbitration role. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#58. Ukraine, a new and important space on the Eurasian chessboard, is a geopolitical pivot because its very existence as an independent country helps to transform Russia. Without Ukraine, Russia ceases to be a Eurasian empire. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#59. I try my best to be extremely disciplined about my diet. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#60. Indeed, for almost 10 years, Moscow had to carry on a war unsupportable by the government, a conflict that brought about the demoralization and finally the breakup of the Soviet empire. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#61. Look at Islam in a rational manner and without demagoguery or emotion. It is the leading religion of the world with 1.5 billion followers. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#62. With the more endowed nations constrained by their own higher technological capacity for self-destruction as well as by self interest, war may have become a luxury that only the poor peoples of this world can afford. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#63. When it comes to Jewish sensitivity, I don't find the proposition compelling that non-Jews have no right to comment. We all have the right to comment about each other. And I object when people say that these comments are motivated by anti-Semitism. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#64. In high school, my two older brothers ran track. They'd come home sweaty and mud-covered, and I could tell they enjoyed it. So I started running - I ran a mile down the road and back again - and I haven't stopped since. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#65. These days, I am the most boring, methodical runner. I always do the same three- to five-mile loop near my home every evening. I hardly ever miss a day. On the weekends, I might go longer or add in weights. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#66. Let's face it: The Jewish community is the most active political community in American society. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#67. One has to understand what the enemy is all about: the enemy's history, the enemy's culture, the enemy's aspirations. If you understand these well, you can perhaps move towards peace. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#68. I'd been fired by CBS News in a semipublic way, and as the months went by, there was a perception that I was damaged goods. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#69. In early times, it was easier to control a million people than to kill a million. Today, it is infinitely easier to to kill a million people than to control a million. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#70. The first and most important is to emphasize the enduring nature of the alliance relationship particularly with Europe which does share our values and interests even if it disagrees with us on specific policies. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#71. Soon it will be possible to assert almost continuous surveillance over every citizen and maintain up-to-date complete files containing even the most personal information about the citizen ... - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#72. I did something a lot of people will have to do in this economy if they want to eventually land their dream job. I turned down an offer to take a high-paying position in another field because it wouldn't fulfill me. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#73. It is said that the West had a global policy in regard to Islam. That is stupid. There isn't a global Islam. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#74. Everyday I find myself reminding women around me to know their value. I also have to remind myself. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#75. Palestinian terrorism has to be rejected and condemned, yes. But it should not be translated defacto into a policy of support for a really increasingly brutal repression, colonial settlements and a new wall. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#76. The Technetronic era involves the gradual appearance of a more CONTROLLED society. Such a society would be dominated by ELITE, unrestrained by traditional values. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#77. We have to stop judging people who are struggling with their weight. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#78. For me, having it all doesn't mean having the corner office at work and a penthouse at home if there aren't kids running around as I'm trying to cook my husband something special. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#79. It follows that America's primary interest is to help ensure that no single power comes to control this geopolitical space and that the global community has unhindered financial and economic access to it. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#80. The Ukrainian opposition should adopt democratic unity as its main principle, and it also must have one leader. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#81. Iraq may have been a preview of that, but it's still redeemable if we get out fast. In a war with Iran, we'll get dragged down for 20 or 30 years. The world will condemn us. We will lose our position in the world. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#82. American power worldwide is at its historic zenith. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#83. I think [President George W. Bush] contributed very directly to the fact that the status of America as the world's only superpower lasted for 20 years at most. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#84. The attitude of the American public toward the external projection of American power has been much more ambivalent. The public supported America's engagement in World War II largely because of the shock effect of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#85. One has to define very clearly what one's objectives are, determine in advance how much one is prepared to pay to achieve that objective and then act accordingly. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#86. We have a large public that is very ignorant about public affairs and very susceptible to simplistic slogans by candidates who appear out of nowhere, have no track record, but mouth appealing slogans - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#87. I consider my girls the greatest gift from God in life. And I also love the career that I have built, lost and rebuilt. But the highs and lows of my career would not have been as exciting or manageable to me if I didn't have children and a partner for life with whom to share it all. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#88. I think the US has the right to have its own national security policy. I think most Americans would agree with that. And therefore clarity on this issue is important and especially if we commit ourselves, explicitly and bindingly, to Israel's security. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#89. I love tomatoes, and they're so good for you. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#90. I am not afraid to say my relationship with my man is important, even vital, to who I am as a person. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#91. Let's cooperate and challenge the administration to cooperate with us because within the administration there are also moderates and people who are not fully comfortable with the tendencies that have prevailed in recent times. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#92. In the technotronic society the trend would seem to be towards the aggregation of the individual support of millions of uncoordinated citizens, easily within the reach of magnetic and attractive personalities exploiting the latest communications techniques to manipulate emotions and control reason. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#93. After being let go from CBS and looking for a year for work, I will never catch myself complaining about being too busy. - Author: Mika Brzezinski
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#94. No matter how deeply disturbing the thought of using the environment to manipulate behavior for national advantages to some, the technology permitting such use will very probably develop within the next few decades. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#95. I think it is important to ask ourselves as citizens, not as Democrats attacking the administration, but as citizens, whether a world power can really provide global leadership on the basis of fear and anxiety? - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#96. Bipartisanship helps to avoid extremes and imbalances. It causes compromises and accommodations. So let's cooperate. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#97. Shortly, the public will be unable to reason or think for themselves. They'll only be able to parrot the information they've been given on the previous night's news. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#98. We didn't push the Russians to intervene, but we knowingly increased the probability that they would. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#99. Russia's only real geostrategic option - the option that would give Russia a realistic international role and also maximize the opportunity of transforming and socially modernizing itself - is Europe. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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#100. Moreover, as America becomes an increasingly multi-cultural society, it may find it more difficult to fashion a consensus on foreign policy issues, except in the circumstance of a truly massive and widely perceived direct external threat. - Author: Zbigniew Brzezinski
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