Quotes tagged with force (511 quotes found)

Albert Einstein
Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.
peace  force  # 2807
Mahmoud Abbas
Our efforts are not aimed at isolating Israel or de-legitimizing it; rather we want to gain legitimacy for the cause of the people of Palestine. We only aim to de-legitimize the settlement activities and the occupation and apartheid and the logic of ruthless force, and we believe that all the countries of the world stand with us in this regard.
Rather  stand  force  # 3143
Ralph Abernathy
I will always be open to receive my friends. I will not force myself on them.
friends  open  force  # 3781
John Acton
Save for the wild force of Nature, nothing moves in this world that is not Greek in its origin.
nature  force  save  # 4966
Lord Acton
Save for the wild force of Nature, nothing moves in this world that is not Greek in its origin.
nature  force  save  # 5059
Jack Adams
On December 5, 1941, Chicago led a task force built around the carrier Lexington to Midway Island, at the western end of the Hawaiian Islands, about 1,000 miles from Pearl Harbor.
force  Built  Task  # 5386
Jack Adams
Our task force put to sea in early January 1942, to attack the Japanese in the Marshall and Gilbert islands, but the mission was called off on the eve of the attack.
Early  Sea  force  # 5388
Ben Affleck
I just feel like sometimes I'm a force to be dealt with. My talents are sometimes overused and also sometimes underused. It's not easy being me.
Easy  force  Talents  # 6644
Aesop
Persuasion is often more effectual than force.
Persuasion  Often  force  # 6766
Aesop
The little reed, bending to the force of the wind, soon stood upright again when the storm had passed over.
Again  force  soon  # 6770
Buzz Aldrin
I was the first Navy, Marine or Air Force person who had been an astronaut to return back to the Air Force. I had certain expectations about what would be a reasonable and desirable position to be assigned to after my years of service.
Certain  service  force  # 8865
Charles L. Allen
Sometimes life has a way of putting us on our backs to force us to look up.
life  force  Putting  # 9995
George Allen
The idea of reasoning with terrorists without force or with appeasement is naive, and I think it's dangerous.
dangerous  force  Naive  # 10110
John R. Allen
There are tens of thousands of interactions every single day across Afghanistan between the Afghan troops and International Security Assistance Force. On most of those, every single day we continue to deepen and broaden the relationship we seek.
single  security  force  # 10239
Christiane Amanpour
They take journalism really seriously because they know the force that it is and can be.
force  Seriously  journalism  # 11802
John Amery
Three Royal Air Force aeroplanes have come over to us so far with their arms and equipment.
Far  Three  force  # 12164