World War I Quotes

World War I Quotes by Chris Alexander, John Chamberlain, James Rosenquist, Warren Farrell, Marv Levy, Havelock Ellis and many others.

The reality of Canadian history is that we've been will

The reality of Canadian history is that we’ve been willing to do the important things the world demanded of us: fighting in World War II, in Korea, in the Balkans, where we were involved in offensive military operations, and in Afghanistan, where we have made disproportionate contributions.
Chris Alexander
Two hundred years ago the first liberal economist, Adam Smith, warned businessmen that they could absorb only a certain amount of rigidity. In the easy days after World War II… wage rises could be financed out of inflationary price increases.
John Chamberlain
I went to the University of Minnesota, and I met this amazing artist named Cameron Boothe there who was in World War I, who studied with Hans Hoffman in Munich.
James Rosenquist
For thousands of years, most marriages were in Stage I–survival-focused. After World War II, marriages increasingly flirted with Stage II–a self-fulfillment focus… Love’s definition is in a transition.
Warren Farrell
This is not a must-win; World War II was a must-win (Referring to the Super Bowl)
Marv Levy
There is nothing that war has ever achieved that we could not better achieve without it.
Havelock Ellis
After World War II, it seemed that humanity understood something, and nothing like that would happen again.
Humanity has understood nothing.
Religious, tribal, national wars continue. The world continues to be in a sea of blood.
The world can be better if there’s love, tolerance and humility.
Irena Sendler
Now this is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning.
Winston Churchill
By the 1950s The Novel had become a nationwide tournament. There was a magical assumption that the end of World War II in 1945 was the dawn of a new golden age of the American Novel, like the Hemingway-Dos Passos-Fitzgerald era after World War I.
Tom Wolfe
The financial interdependence of the world’s banks is like the interlocking alliances that predated World War I.
Dick Morris
Honestly, I really didn’t want to take on World War II France, but when I came across the story of a nineteen-year-old Belgian woman who created an escape route out of Nazi-Occupied France, I was hooked.
Megan Chance
It is a myth that higher taxes lead to less demand and slower growth. In the first three decades after World War II, US top tax rates on the wealthy were never below 70 percent.
Robert Reich
The threat of a world war is no more.
Mikhail Gorbachev
Declarations of war have never been a constitutional requirement for military action abroad. The United States has used force abroad more than 130 times, but has only declared war five times – the War of 1812, the Mexican-American War, the Spanish-American War, and World Wars I and II.
John Yoo
The United Nations was founded in the aftermath of World War II, just as the world was beginning to learn the full horrors of history’s worst genocide, the Holocaust that consumed 6 million Jews and 3 million others in Europe.
Linda Chavez
The eyes of the world are upon you. The hopes and prayers of liberty-loving people everywhere march with you.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
In terms of any sacrifices at the time [of World War II], I was somewhat protected living on a small farm where there was food, different perhaps from living in a city environment. I know such things as gas rationing did exist, but it wasn’t anything that interfered with my daily activity.
Paul Smith