National Tragedy Famous Quotes & Sayings

List of top 29 famous quotes and sayings about national tragedy to read and share with friends on your Facebook, Twitter, blogs.

Top 29 Quotes About National Tragedy

#1. It isn't fate but fecklessness that has shoved Sarah Palin to the sidelines of national politics. The real tragedy is that she's taken a lot of other serious Republican women with her. - Author: Dee Dee Myers
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#2. If 30 Australians drowned in Sydney Harbour, it would be a national tragedy. But when 30 or more refugees drown off the Australian coast, it is a political question. - Author: Richard Flanagan
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#3. I became quite taken over by Johnson's personality at some points while writing the biography, and since I went straight on to The Closed Circle afterwards, I did sometimes feel I could hear him whispering in my ear while I was working on it. - Author: Jonathan Coe
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#4. The breakup of the Soviet Union is a national tragedy on an enormous scale only the elites and nationalists of the republics gained. - Author: Vladimir Putin
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#5. The government needs to help those in need, but members of Congress shouldn't take advantage of the situation and use a national tragedy as an opportunity to spend taxpayer dollars on their pet projects. - Author: Chris Chocola
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#6. White House is ranting up its rhetoric for Republicans, using wild words to attack them over the budget standoff. - Author: Andrea Tantaros
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#7. We had a national tragedy this week, and the President of the United States and Sarah Palin both made speeches on the same day. Obama came out against lunatics with guns, she gave the rebuttal. - Author: Bill Maher
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#8. When it happens to you it's a national tragedy - Why aren't the papers reporting this? you wonder. Only when it happens to someone else do you realize what a dull story it really is. - Author: David Sedaris
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#9. Honesty is the best policy anyone need". - Author: Abdulazeez Henry Musa
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#10. The inspiration of the Bible depends upon the ignorance of the gentleman who reads it. - Author: Robert Green Ingersoll
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#11. We achieve more than we know. We know more than we understand. We understand more than we can explain. - Author: Claude Bernard
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#12. What makes America great is that we can come together during times of national tragedy. - Author: Dennis Hastert
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#13. When we dwell on the enormity of the Second World War and its victims, we try to absorb all those statistics of national and ethnic tragedy. But, as a result, there is a tendency to overlook the way the war changed even the survivors' lives in ways impossible to predict. - Author: Antony Beevor
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#14. The Jews are among the aristocracy of every land; if a literature is called rich in the possession of a few classic tragedies, what shall we say to a national tragedy lasting for fifteen hundred years, in which the poets and the actors were also the heroes. - Author: George Eliot
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#15. In relating our misfortunes, we often feel them lightened. - Author: Pierre Corneille
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#16. The Iraqi people are living a long-running tragedy because of the legacy of the old regime, the Americans and their actions that are unsuitable for Iraqi society, and the weakness of national resolve. - Author: Ahmed Chalabi
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#17. When individuals blunder, it is unfortuante and their families go down. When rulers fail, it is a national tragedy - Author: Gurcharan Das
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#18. It's only in the seventies that I put the sticks down and I moved to the front. - Author: Lou Gramm
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#19. We must stop criminalizing mental illness. It's a national tragedy and scandal that the L.A. County Jail is the biggest psychiatric facility in the United States. - Author: Elyn Saks
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#20. This medical device gives doctors a new option for treating twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome. It can help prolong the mother's pregnancy and improve the odds of survival, with reduced complications, for one or both twins. - Author: Daniel Schultz
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#21. We are called upon to help the discouraged beggars in life's marketplace. But one day we must come to see that an edifice which produces beggars needs restructuring. - Author: Martin Luther King Jr.
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#22. It is a national tragedy of incalculable proportions....What is wrong with the United States that it can provide the environment for such an act? There is sickness in the nation when political differences cannot be accepted and settled in the democratic way.
(from The St. Louis Post-Dispatch) - Author: United Press International
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#23. The building is a national tragedy - a cross between a concrete candy box and a marble sarcophagus in which the art of architecture lies buried. - Author: Ada Louise Huxtable
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#24. You want baby daddy to be one step ahead of you. Which they can't be, so it's a weird thing to ask for. But I have. - Author: Mila Kunis
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#25. It is not fashionable to quote Stalin but he said once, half a million liquidated is a statistic, and one man killed in a traffic accident is a national tragedy. - Author: John Le Carre
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#26. My protest against digital has been me saying, "What's going to happen to film?" The result is that Kodak is out of business. That's a national tragedy. We've got to keep making film. - Author: Oliver Stone
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#27. A man who loves himself takes the first step towards real love. - Author: Rajneesh
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#28. We have to be sure [students] understand that racial, national, ethnic, and religious hatred can lead to horrible tragedies. - Author: Rod Blagojevich
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#29. Why isn't the fact that 100,000 women choose to end their pregnancies regarded as a national tragedy approaching the scale, say, of Aboriginal life expectancy being 20 years less than that of the general community? - Author: Tony Abbott
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