quote by Chester Bennington

Atom bombs, something's wrong. D.E.A sent to Guam. Acid Trips, big fat chics. Purple Finstone Vitamins.All the needy rich are greedy. I find out you don't need me. Berlin wall starts to fall. I trip out to the wall. Hooray Horrah

— Chester Bennington

Special Berlin Wall quotations

Berlin wall quote Don't spend time beating on a wall hoping to transform it into a door.

Don't spend time beating on a wall hoping to transform it into a door.

It's a different outlook, and one that I understand.

When you are a former member of the Warsaw Pact, when you have lived behind the Berlin Wall, when you have experienced the communist systems that existed in these countries, for them, the West represents hope.

It's always the small people who change things.

It's never the politicians or the big guys. I mean, who pulled down the Berlin wall? It was all the people in the streets. The specialists didn't have a clue the day before.

Berlin wall quote We build too many walls and not enough bridges.

We build too many walls and not enough bridges.

The Berlin Wall wasn't the only barrier to fall after the collapse of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War. Traditional barriers to the flow of money, trade, people and ideas also fell.

I realized that it's all really one, that John Lennon was correct.

We utilize the music to bring down the walls of Berlin, to bring up the force of compassion and forgiveness and kindness between Palestines, Hebrews. Bring down the walls here in San Diego, Tijuana, Cuba.

The fall of the Berlin Wall makes for nice pictures. But it all started in the shipyards.

Berlin wall quote Follow your dreams and the universe will open doors where there we only walls.

Follow your dreams and the universe will open doors where there we only walls.

Freedom is indivisible, and when one man is enslaved, all are not free.

[Fall of the Berlin Wall] is a reminder that the commitment of the United States, to Europe is enduring and it's rooted in the values we share; our commitment to democracy, our commitment to rule of law, our commitment to the dignity of all people in our own countries and around the world.

At some point he seemed to lose all confidence trying to break down the Berlin Wall. He was still fighting as only Kasparov can, but I could see it in his eyes that he knew he wasn't going to win one of these games.

Berlin wall quote People are lonely because they build walls instead of bridges.

People are lonely because they build walls instead of bridges.

I'm not a prophet, but I always thought it was natural for dictatorships to fall. I remember in 1989, two months before the fall of the Berlin Wall, had you said it was going to happen no one would have believed you. The system seemed powerful and unbreakable. Suddenly overnight it blew away like dust.

I remember an article, I can't recall who by, it was after the fall of the Berlin Wall, which said that now the Wall was down, there could be no more class war. Only someone with money could ever say such a thing.

When the Berlin Wall came down the Americans cried, 'Victory,' and walked off the field.

Berlin wall quote When the winds of change blow, some people build walls and others build windmill

When the winds of change blow, some people build walls and others build windmills.

The Berlin Wall go down, that was the most wonderful thing that could happen, absolutely. I celebrated with everybody in Berlin that day when the Wall was down.

The world has fundamentally changed. It fundamentally changed when the Berlin Wall came down and the 'evil empire' ceased to exist. We are engaged around the world whether we like it or not.

The Soviet Union could not exist without the image of the empire.

The image of the empire could not exist without the image of force. The USSR ended the moment the first hammer pounded the Berlin Wall.

Berlin wall quote The walls we build around us to keep sadness out, also keeps out joy.

The walls we build around us to keep sadness out, also keeps out joy.

Predicting has a spotty record in science fiction.

I've had some failures. On the other hand, I also predicted the fall of the Berlin Wall and the rise of fundamentalist Islam... and I'm not happy to be right in all of those cases

I find it a bit sad that there is no photo of me hanging on the walls in the Berlin Museum at Checkpoint Charlie.

So at last the communists who piled out of the Berlin Wall and into the environmental movement and took over Greenpeace so that my friends who founded it left within a year because they'd captured it. Now the apotheosis is at hand. They are about to impose a communist world government on the world.

Berlin wall quote Don't just be another brick in the wall

Don't just be another brick in the wall

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His mouth is a no-go area. It's like kissing the Berlin Wall.

We praise the strength, the patience and the longing of the people who did not stop thinking of freedom and democracy in these dark times

The Berlin Wall is the defining achievement of socialism.

Berlin wall quote You are confined only by the walls you build yourself

You are confined only by the walls you build yourself

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A wall is a hell of a lot better than a war.

From the beginning, we failed to overcome Europe's division.

The Berlin Wall fell, but invisible walls were moved to the East of Europe. This has led to mutual misunderstandings and assignments of guilt. They are the cause of all crises ever since.

The fall of the Berlin Wall really demonstrated beyond the shadow of a doubt that there was a bad system, and what subsequently happened in the Soviet Union, that that system was a failure.

Berlin wall quote You are confined only by the walls you build yourself.

You are confined only by the walls you build yourself.

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I was cynical about Iraq. But when I saw the Iraqi people voting . . . it was the start of a new Arab world.. The Berlin Wall has fallen.

You have won the Cold War. ... [Your] underappreciated valor [helped] topple the Berlin Wall, and bring down dictators the world over. ... For the past four decades the world behind the Iron Curtain ... looked to Americans for hope, and America looked to you to get the job done. Today, the free world says thank you.

I believe, if done correctly, eliminating Saddam and liberating Iraq could be the ‘Normandy Invasion’ or ‘fall of the Berlin Wall’ of our generation...the Iraqi people are eager to be rid of Saddam, and there is equally encouraging evidence that republican principles could thrive there.

Berlin wall quote People build up walls, not to keep others out, but to see who cares enough to br

People build up walls, not to keep others out, but to see who cares enough to break them down.

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Life punishes those who come too late.

Young people in college were not even born when the Berlin Wall fell, and so they are not really cognizant of the Cold War and what that meant. Now, truly, the genie is out of the bottle and you have the possibility that terrorists ... could be stealing a bomb or buying a bomb

Conservatives recognize there's gonna be winners and losers.

The communists say that's not right. There shouldn't be any losers, and they set about trying to create circumstances where people think nobody will lose. But everybody loses under communism. They eventually have to build walls around countries to keep people in, as in the Berlin Wall.

Berlin wall quote The walls around you do not define wealth within you...

The walls around you do not define wealth within you...

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"Contemporary art" for me is a kind of historical term that describes the 40 years between the Berlin Wall going up and then coming down. I'm not sure who will come up with a better term to describe art, but I think contemporary art is actually done for.

The fall of the Berlin Wall did more for the progress of freedom than all of the books written by myself or Friedrich Hayek or others.

I remember when the Berlin Wall fell and suddenly intractable problems get solved.

Look at what has occurred in history.

When the Berlin Wall fell, it was not surprising, but it was unexpected. Who predicted the Arab Spring? Nobody expected it, but all the ingredients were there. I think all the ingredients are also there for Quebec to become a country. But when? That's another question.

We are living in a world in which developments are harder to predict and one that has become more uncertain. In such a world, you must be prepared for the unpredictable. Nobody predicted the fall of the Berlin Wall or the Arab Spring.

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