Costs Of War Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 32 Costs Of War Quotes

#1. I spend money on war because it is necessary, but to spend it on science, that is pleasant to me. This object costs no tears; it is an honour to humanity - Author: George III
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#2. Peace, which costs nothing, is attended with infinitely more advantage than any victory with all its expence. - Author: Thomas Paine
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#3. One of the things Thich Nhat Hanh taught me: he says, "When you're in a hurry, go slower." That works every time, unless you're trying to catch a plane. - Author: Sandra Cisneros
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#4. It would be my pleasure to leave the gentleman at the door and fuck you four ways dirty. - Author: Vi Keeland
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#5. The genius of America's endless war machine is that, learning from the unpleasantness of the Vietnam war protests, it has rendered the costs of war largely invisible. - Author: Glenn Greenwald
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#6. We will not prematurely or unnecessarily risk the costs of a worldwide nuclear war in which even the fruits of victory would be ashes in our mouth - but neither shall we shrink from that risk any time it must be faced. - Author: John F. Kennedy
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#7. I would be shocked by the lack of security if we were not at Amity headquarters. They often straddle the line between trust and stupidity. - Author: Veronica Roth
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#8. Governments and nations should sit together and resolve issues. Reforms must be reached through understanding. But others should not interfere. - Author: Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
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#9. The President's budget pays for only six months of the war in Iraq and completely overlooks the transition costs of Social Security reform. The Administration always lied about the cost of the Medicare drug bill. - Author: Jim Cooper
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#10. One cannot judge a performance in any given field (war, politics, medicine, investments) by the results, but by the costs of the alternative (i.e., if history played out in a different way). - Author: Nassim Nicholas Taleb
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#11. Each Javelin round costs $80,000, and the idea that it's fired by a guy who doesn't make that in a year at a guy who doesn't make that in a lifetime is somehow so outrageous it almost makes the war seem winnable. - Author: Sebastian Junger
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#12. A war must be avoided at all costs. Russia is against any type of use of external force. - Author: Vladimir Yakunin
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#13. A real tank now costs about a million dollars, while a hallucinated one amounts to less than one-hundredth of a cent per person, or centispecter per spectator. A destroyer costs a dime. Today you could fit the whole arsenal of the United States inside a single truck. - Author: Stanislaw Lem
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#14. War is evitable if conditions are such that the costs of making war are higher than the benefits. - Author: Frans De Waal
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#15. Lyndon Johnson is not a comfortable model for President Obama to imitate. He is an all-but-forgotten president - pilloried for the failed war in Vietnam and criticized for grandiose reforms conservatives denounce as the epitome of federal social engineering that costs too much and does too little. - Author: Robert Dallek
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#16. As many people have chronicled, the decision to fight in Vietnam was a years-long accretion of step-by-step choices, each of which could be rationalized at the time. Invading Iraq was an unforced, unnecessary decision to risk everything on a 'war of choice' whose costs we are still paying. - Author: James Fallows
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#17. It is said that there is nothing firm, nothing balanced, nothing durable in all
the universe
that nothing remains in its original state, that each day, each
hour, each moment, there is change. - Author: Brian Herbert
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#18. So Americans understand the costs of war. Yet as a country, we will never tolerate our security being threatened, nor stand idly by when our people have been killed. We will be relentless in defense of our citizens and our friends and allies. We will be true to the values that make us who we are. - Author: Barack Obama
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#19. If it costs ten years, and ten to recover the general prosperity, the destruction of the South is worth so much. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#20. And we will win the war, and there will be costs. But the military folks understand that, and so do I, and so does the Secretary of Defense. - Author: George W. Bush
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#21. We can no longer afford the war in Iraq. Our financial costs have already passed a third of a trillion dollars; the lifetime costs for this war, in both human and economic terms, will be borne by Americans for generations to come. - Author: Earl Blumenauer
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#22. In a time of serious budget deficits, immense war costs and a sluggish economy, we cannot afford to grant such outlandish subsidies to some of our Nation's largest corporations. - Author: Ron Kind
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#23. I cannot but say a word and look my disapproval when I hear that my country is spending millions for war and war engines-more, I have heard, than twice as much as the entire public school system costs the nation. - Author: Helen Keller
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#24. There is no appeasing Putin. Frankly, there is no directly stopping him, either. It is only possible to raise the costs to him of his war, including the military costs. If we won'€t provide military materiel to Ukraine now, we deserve the contempt with which Putin regards us. - Author: Rich Lowry
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#25. She is a walking weapon in society, is what the teachers said. We've never seen anything like it, is what the doctors said. She should be removed from your home, is what the police officers said.
No problem at all, is what my parents said. - Author: Tahereh Mafi
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#26. For instance, one of the costs of the war is that soldiers today get very seriously injured but stay alive, and we can keep them alive but at an enormous price. - Author: Joseph Stiglitz
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#27. He knew taht many of his compatriots avoided marriage at all costs. They saw matrimony as an annoyance, a wife as another person who would nag and prod. But when he repeated his vows, he heard "as long as we both shall life" and he hoped. - Author: Courtney Milan
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#28. You ask, what is our aim? I can answer in one word. It is victory, victory at all costs, victory in spite of all terror, victory, however long and hard the road may be; for without victory, there is no survival. - Author: Winston S. Churchill
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#29. When the people of any country choose peace at all costs, not even generals can make war. - Author: Pearl S. Buck
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#30. The two-war strategy was a product of the cold war, when we had to have the ability to fight the Russians on the plains of Europe and fight the Chinese on the Korean peninsula at the same time. That costs an awful lot of money. - Author: Joe Klein
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#31. The kids are saying 'Make Love, Not War',
and I'm beginning to think they're right.
For war costs millions of dollars a day,
and love
just a few bucks a night! - Author: Nipsey Russell
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#32. Most of the victims of Nazi aggression were before the war less well off than Germany. They should not be expected by Germany to bear, unaided, the major costs of Nazi aggression. - Author: James F. Byrnes
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