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  1. Don't be humble, you're not that great.


  2. We Jews have a secret weapon in our struggle with the Arabs; we have no place to go.


  3. Whether women are better than men I cannot say, but I can say they are certainly no worse.


  4. I must govern the clock, not be governed by it.




  5. To be successful, a woman has to be much better at her job than a man.


  6. One cannot and must not try to erase the past merely because it does not fit the present.


  7. Let me tell you something that we Israelis have against Moses. He took us 40 years through the desert in order to bring us to the one spot in the Middle East that has no oil!


  8. Those who don't know how to weep with their whole heart, don't know how to laugh either.


  9. Not being beautiful was the true blessing... Not being beautiful forced me to develop my inner resources. The pretty girl has a handicap to overcome.


  10. Old age is like flying through a storm. Once you're aboard, there's nothing you can do.


  11. Being seventy is not a sin.

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  12. A leader who doesn't hesitate before he sends his nation into battle is not fit to be a leader.


  13. Fashion is an imposition, a reign on freedom.


  14. The Egyptians could run to Egypt, the Syrians into Syria. The only place we could run was into the sea, and before we did that we might as well fight.


  15. The Soviet government is the most realistic regime in the world - no ideals.


  16. It is true we have won all our wars, but we have paid for them. We don't want victories anymore.


  17. Above all, this country is our own. Nobody has to get up in the morning and worry what his neighbors think of him. Being a Jew is no problem here.


  18. As President Nixon says, presidents can do almost anything, and President Nixon has done many things that nobody would have thought of doing.


  19. Whether women are better than men I cannot say - but I can say they are certainly no worse.


  20. Old age is like a plane flying through a storm. Once you're aboard, there's nothing you can do.

    • age

  21. There's no difference between one's killing and making decisions that will send others to kill. It's exactly the same thing, or even worse.


  22. We do not rejoice in victories. We rejoice when a new kind of cotton is grown and when strawberries bloom in Israel.


  23. Glorious bouquets and storms of applause are the trimmings which every artist naturally enjoys.


  24. To be or not to be is not a question of compromise. Either you be or you don't be.


  25. Women's Liberation is just a lot of foolishness. It's the men who are discriminated against. They can't bear children. And no one's likely to do anything about that.

    • women

  26. I don't know why you use a fancy French word like detente when there's a good English phrase for it - cold war.


  27. Pessimism is a luxury that a Jew can never allow himself.


  28. It's no accident many accuse me of conducting public affairs with my heart instead of my head. Well, what if I do? Those who don't know how to weep with their whole heart don't know how to laugh either.


  29. We don't thrive on military acts. We do them because we have to, and thank God we are efficient.


  30. Don't be humble... you're not that great.


  31. We have always said that in our war with the Arabs we had a secret weapon - no alternative.


  32. I can honestly say that I was never affected by the question of the success of an undertaking. If I felt it was the right thing to do, I was for it regardless of the possible outcome.


  33. Women's liberation is just a lot of foolishness. It's men who are discriminated against. They can't bear children. And no one is likely to do anything about that.


  34. I never did anything alone. Whatever was accomplished in this country was accomplished collectively.



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