Quotations on Foreigners
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The simple fact is this: they are foreigners inside a country which has rejected them. Therefore, these foreigners wherever they go or travel they will be rained down with bullets from everyone. Attacks by members of the resistance will only go up.
- Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf
(Keywords: Travel, Country, Fact, Foreigners, Will)
I worked three and then six hours a day in my studio with strict discipline and emotion. I obtained awards usually granted to other foreigners during the end-of-year admission tests.
- Ralph Allen
(Keywords: Discipline, Awards, Day, Emotion, End, Foreigners, Tests)
We are the only ones who really can care about the preservation Foreigners who come to excavate, maybe some of them care about preservation, but the majority care about discoveries.
- Zahi Hawass
(Keywords: Care, Foreigners, Majority)
The most superficial student of Roman history must be struck by the extraordinary degree in which the fortunes of the republic were affected by the presence of foreigners, under different names, on her soil.
- Henry James Sumner Maine
(Keywords: History, Foreigners, Names)
The world still consists of two clearly divided groups: the English and the foreigners. One group consists of less than 50 million people; the other of 3,950 million. The latter group does not really count.
- George Mikes
(Keywords: People, English, Foreigners, World)
Politics are for foreigners with their endless wrongs and paltry rights. Politics are a lousy way to get things done. Politics are, like God's infinite mercy, a last resort.
- P. J. O'Rourke
(Keywords: Politics, God, Foreigners, Rights, Infinite, Mercy, Wrongs)
To cement a new friendship, especially between foreigners or persons of a different social world, a spark with which both were secretly charged must fly from person to person, and cut across the accidents of place and time.
- Cornelia Otis Skinner
(Keywords: Time, Friendship, Accidents, Foreigners, World)
I was afterwards sorry for this, though, if I ever travel again, I shall trust to none but natives, as the climate of Africa is too trying to foreigners.
- John H. Speke
(Keywords: Travel, Trust, Climate, Foreigners, Trying)