1. 10

    We plan to eliminate the state of Israel and establish a purely Palestinian state. We will make life unbearable for Jews by psychological warfare and population explosion. We Palestinians will take over everything, including all of Jerusalem.

    69
  2. 9

    Since we cannot defeat Israel in war, we do this in stages. We take any and every territory that we can of Palestine, and establish a sovereignty there, and we use it as a springboard to take more. When the time comes, we can get the Arab nations to join us for the final blow against Israel.

    71
  3. 8

    The victory march will continue until the Palestinian flag flies in Jerusalem and in all of Palestine.

    72
  4. 7

    I am looking to have a place under the sun for our new generations to live in peace far away from repression, from terrorism, to live as human beings freely in this free world. That is what I am looking for. I am not asking for the moon. I am asking for the United Nations legality to be implemented.

    73
  5. 6

    The Israelis are mistaken if they think we do not have an alternative to negotiations. By Allah I swear they are wrong. The Palestinian people are prepared to sacrifice the last boy and the last girl so that the Palestinian flag will be flown over the walls, the churches and the mosques of Jerusalem.

    76
  6. 5

    Whoever stands by a just cause cannot possibly be called a terrorist.

    77
  7. 4

    All religious wars are about people arguing over who has the biggest invisible friend.

    78
  8. 3

    I come bearing an olive branch in one hand, and the freedom fighter's gun in the other. Do not let the olive branch fall from my hand.

    104
  9. 2

    Choose your friends carefully. Your enemies will choose you.

    119
  10. 1

    The Palestinian people have no national identity. I, Yasser Arafat, man of destiny, will give them that identity through conflict with Israel.

    122
  11. Last Update: 21 January 2022

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