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Culture and education are the lethal weapons against all kinds of fundamentalism.
We often forget that calling for peace is the most courageous act we can take. It's easy to call for revenge, to claim injustice, and to launch an attack. It's much more difficult to forgive, to call for peace, to lay down weapons.
I have no secret methods. I know no diplomacy save that of truth. I have no weapon but non-violence.
My grandfather was an autoworker, and I have a weapon he manufactured to protect himself from the company that he would carry to work. It's a big iron pipe with a hunk of lead on the head. I think about how far we've come as companies from those days, where workers had to protect themselves from the company.
Ayaan Hirsi Ali
This was not an attack by a mentally deranged, lone-wolf gunman. This was not an 'un-Islamic' attack by a bunch of thugs - the perpetrators could be heard shouting that they were avenging the Prophet Muhammad. Nor was it spontaneous. It was planned to inflict maximum damage, during a staff meeting, with automatic weapons and a getaway plan. It was designed to sow terror, and in that it has worked.
But the pistol, this Walther...it was as if it had been made for the express purpose of shooting people. With a chill Richie realized that was why it had been made. What else could you do with a pistol? Use it to light your cigarettes?
The products built in the factories of G.M., Ford and Chrysler are some of the greatest weapons of mass destruction responsible for global warming and the melting of our polar icecaps.
Sam had a DVD in his hand. He said, "Yesterday I sent Edilio to the power plant to get two things. First, a cache of automatic weapons from the guardhouse. "Machine guns?" "Yeah. Not just for us to have, but to make sure the other side doesn't get them." "Now we have an arms race," Astrid said. Her tone seemed to irritate Sam. "You want me to leave them for Caine?" "I wasn't criticizing, just... you know. Ninth graders with machine guns; it's hard to make that a happy story." Sam relented. He even grinned. "Yeah. The phrase 'ninth graders with machine guns' isn't exactly followed by 'have a nice day'.
Words are like weapons; they wound sometimes.
Reasonable regulations regarding the ownership of weapons are appropriate.
Karen Marie Moning
Like is an emotion. Emotions”—he raised a hand, made a fist, clenched it tightly—“are like holding water. You open your hand, there’s nothing there. Better to be a weapon than a woman.
Change of regime with respect to Iraq had nothing to do with this; it had everything to do with the fact that Iraq had weapons of mass destruction. And at the time change in regime as a policy came into effect in 1998, it was seen as the only way to compel Iraq to get rid of its weapons of mass destruction.
The prophetic word was never meant to be a trophy. It was meant to be a weapon.
Humor is essential to a successful tactician, for the most potent weapons known to mankind are satire and ridicule.
This idea of weapons of mass extermination is utterly horrible and is something which no one with one spark of humanity can tolerate.
May I search it?" she asked. "We screen for weapons." I stared at her, always a risky thing to do to a vampire. "Of course not. I have no weapons.
Negotiation and discussion are the greatest weapons we have for promoting peace and development.
You can see the true heart of a man when you're out in the woods with a weapon
Mehmet Murat Ildan
The more money you spend on guns, the less money you spend on people! More weapons, less happiness; more guns, more misery!
Reducing the nuclear danger will require a universal, consistent opposition to all forms of weapons development
Ignorance has always been the weapon of tyrants; enlightenment the salvation of the free.
The theater is a weapon, and it is the people who should wield it.
Danger alone acquaints us with our own resources, our virtues, our armor and weapons, our spirit, and forces us to be strong.
I'm just a weapon of the god.
We are against any WMD, any weapons of mass destruction, whether chemical or nuclear.
I'm not a man. I have no male pride for you to trick me with, and I am not interested in single combat. That is entirely a weakness of your sex, not mine. I am a woman. I will use any weapon and all weapons to get what I want.
I've done it all before, I tell myself, and I can do it again. Trust is the strongest weapon.
Surprise is the warrior's greatest weapon
Don't compete with me: firstly, I have more experience, and secondly, I have chosen the weapons.
I reiterate my dedication to advocating for effective preventive strategies to end gun violence once and for all. In the face of the rising tensions and the widespread proliferation of small arms and light weapons, we call on everyone to join us to build conditions that will make world peace more likely. We all know that the road to building peace goes through ending conflicts and silencing the guns.
Revenge is the most worthless weapon in the world.
Just as the Security Council was largely irrelevant to the great struggle of the last half of the twentieth century - freedom against Communism - so too it is largely on the sidelines in our contemporary struggles against international terrorism and the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction.
Ideas do not need weapons.
The ideal weapons system is built in 435 congressional districts and it doesn't matter whether it works or not.
I have absolutely no doubt at all that we will find evidence of weapons of mass destruction programmes.
If you want to understand a people, learn their weapons. The way men kill one another says far more about a culture than any scholar’s ethnography.
Karl A. Menninger
Hope is a necessity for normal life and the major weapon against the suicide impulse.
A convention on the comprehensive ban of nuclear weapons should be negotiated. Since biological and chemical weapons have been prohibited, there is no reason why nuclear weapons, which are more destructive, should not be comprehensively banned and thoroughly destroyed. All it takes to reach this objective is strong political will.
Luiz Inacio Lula Da Silva
Fortunately, war in Latin America is usually waged only with words. The tongue is our most dangerous weapon. We talk too much!
Nuclear weapons can be dismantled, but they cannot be uninvented.
Although September 11 was horrible, it didn't threaten the survival of the human race, like nuclear weapons do.
I picked up a camera because it was my choice of weapons against what I hated most about the universe: racism, intolerance, poverty.
read thousands of books and I will power myself with knowledge. Pens and books are the weapons that defeat terrorism.
I can take a newspaper and make it a lethal weapon.
If the opposition disarms, well and good. If it refuses to disarm, we shall disarm it ourselves.
Omar N. Bradley
Leadership is intangible, and therefore no weapon ever designed can replace it.
When you sacrifice, you force others to sacrifice. It's an extremely powerful weapon.
I do have reason to believe there were weapons of mass destruction in Iraq.
RUMOR, n. A favorite weapon of the assassins of character.
Poison. The perfect weapon for a snake.