War Quotations Quotes

Quotes tagged as "war-quotations" (showing 1-16 of 16)
Mehmet Murat ildan
“Sometimes war takes an arm, or an eye, or it takes two legs from us, but above all the war takes our belief in humanity away from us!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Mehmet Murat ildan
“What is left after war is silence: The silence of the death; the silence of the debris; the silence of the birds! After war even the screams of sadness are silent because the pain is in the very depths of the soul!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Mehmet Murat ildan
“The easiest way to forget about the people who are dying in wars right now is to close our eyes and ears! And this is also the ugliest and the vilest way!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Matshona Dhliwayo
“If wars were declared by love, there would be no tears of sorrow, only tears of joy.”
Matshona Dhliwayo

Mehmet Murat ildan
“In the matter of war, ask this question to yourself and to your own fellow country men: Have you ever seen any politician in your country without legs, without arms, without eyes after war? No! You can’t see such a thing because honourless politicians always stay in the safe ports while they send others to the zone of death!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Mehmet Murat ildan
“They say human is a thinking animal; in times of war, don’t even use the adjective ‘thinking’!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Mehmet Murat ildan
“Whoever is planning a nuclear war or seriously thinking about using nuclear weapons must directly be taken to a mental hospital! Mad people are mentally sick and they only need a medical treatment! Every nation has the responsibility to weed their deranged politicians out from their governments!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Mehmet Murat ildan
“Music in war is a candle in the darkness; it is a kindness in the Land of Rudeness; it is a civilisation in the middle of barbarity; it is a wisdom amongst the foolishness!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Mehmet Murat ildan
“The most precious moments of war are the moments where the soldiers remember their ordinary calm lives before the war!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Mehmet Murat ildan
“Taking a war decision is taking a decision to create a hell! And when a politician takes a decision to create a hell - if he is an honourable man or if he is ever a man at all - he must first go to the hell, he must first go to the front line!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Mehmet Murat ildan
“People in favour of war will always be remembered as the scurviest and the silliest people!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Matshona Dhliwayo
“The true war is not against blacks, whites, Asians, or Hispanics; the true war is against ignorance.”
Matshona Dhliwayo