quote by A. Powell Davies

The world is now too small for anything but brotherhood.

— A. Powell Davies

Seductive International Relations quotations

International relations quote One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.

One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.

A pattern of shared basic assumptions invented, discovered, or developed by a given group as it learns to cope with its problems of external adaptation and internal integration that have worked well enough to be considered valid and therefore, to be taught to new members as the correct way to perceive, think and feel in relation to those problems.

Educational exchange can turn nations into people, contributing as no other form of communication can to the humanizing of international relations

International relations quote The people who are meant to be in your life will always gravitate back towards y

The people who are meant to be in your life will always gravitate back towards you, no matter how far they wander.

We have no eternal allies, and we have not perpetual enemies.

Our interests are eternal and perpetual, and those interests it is our duty to follow.

I encounter one example after another of how relative truth is.

United States is a great Country and has its effective role on the international arena, so we have to boost our relations with it, in order to achieve peace and stability in our region and the world.

International relations quote People do not buy goods and services. They buy relations, stories and magic.

People do not buy goods and services. They buy relations, stories and magic.

United States is a great Country and has its effective role on the international arena, so we have to boost our relations with it, in order to achieve peace and stability in our region and the world.

According to the first image of international relations, the locus of the important causes of war is found in the nature and behavior of man. Wars result from selfishness, from misdirected aggressive impulses, from stupidity.

Every aspect of the world today - even politics and international relations - is affected by chemistry.

International relations quote Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.

Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.

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The withdrawal of a State from a league has no revolutionary or insurrectionary characteristic. The government of the State remains unchanged as to all internal affairs. It is only its external or confederate relations that are altered. To term this action of a Sovereign a 'rebellion' is a gross abuse of language.

War gives the right to the conquerors to impose any condition they please upon the vanquished.

Internationalism is a social and political theory, a certain concept of how human society ought to be organized, and in particular a concept of how the nations ought to organize their mutual relations.

International relations quote Where there is love, there is no imposition.

Where there is love, there is no imposition.

If the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) raises the hackles of the conspiracy theorists, the Bilderberg meetings must induce apocalyptic visions of omnipotent international bankers plotting with unscrupulous government officials to impose cunning schemes on an ignorant and unsuspecting world.

I was like, 'What is this?' Until I found out it was stress related.

That's how I internalized it. I don't do that anymore. My favorite saying in the world is, 'The privilege of a lifetime is being who you are.' I am telling you, I have spent so much of my life not feeling comfortable in my skin. I am just so not there anymore.

I never planned on being an actress, just as I never planned on being a model.

I went to law and international-relations school. It wasn't my direction. It kind of happened to me. And because it wasn't my dream when I started, I wasn't starstruck.

International relations quote It is not happy people who are thankful. It is thankful people who are happy.

It is not happy people who are thankful. It is thankful people who are happy.

To call war the soil of courage and virtue is like calling debauchery the soil of love.

He who wishes to serve his country must have not only the power to think, but the will to act

I always felt that a scientist owes the world only one thing, and that is the truth as he sees it. If the truth contradicts deeply held beliefs, that is too bad. Tact and diplomacy are fine in international relations, in politics, perhaps even in business; in science only one thing matters, and that is the facts.

International relations quote Relativity applies to physics, not ethics.

Relativity applies to physics, not ethics.

To build a theory of international relations on accidents of geography and history is dangerous.

Education is a slow-moving but powerful force.

It may not be fast enough or strong enough to save us from catastrophe, but it is the strongest force available for that purpose and in its proper place, therefore, is not at the periphery, but at the center of international relations.

The world has achieved brilliance without conscience.

Ours is a world of nuclear giants and ethical infants.

International relations quote Angry is just sad's bodyguard.

Angry is just sad's bodyguard.

People and nations are forged in the fires of adversity.

A war not only arises, but derives its nature , from the political ideas, the moral sentiments, and the international relations obtaining at the moment when it breaks out. This amounts to saying:;: try and know why and with the help of what you are going to act; then you will find out how to act.

I've led three lives: the acting part, wife and mother - which is a career - and international relations. I'm proud of my career, the first one, and I'm proud of the other two, too.

International relations quote The flower doesn't dream of the bee. It blossoms and the bee comes.

The flower doesn't dream of the bee. It blossoms and the bee comes.

Hostility towards China distorted Australia's international affairs for 20 years until 1972, but reconciliation with China 30 years ago had produced a quarter century of constructive bipartisan relations with our region and the world, unmatched in Australian history.

For China to continue to enjoy economic prosperity, it needs to foster trusting international relationships, not tensions ... and it is important for China to understand this.

What is... disturbing to me is that many of these pro-Israeli lawmakers sit on the House International Relations Committee despite the obvious conflict of interest that their emotional attachments to Israel cause... The Israeli occupation of all territories must end, including Congress.

International relations quote A true friend is the only person who never gets tired of listening to your own p

A true friend is the only person who never gets tired of listening to your own pointless dramas over and over again.

The matter of international relations is very subtle and exquisite.

Why does the U.S. care which flag will be hoisted on a small piece of land thousands of miles away?

We hear war called murder. It is not; it is suicide.

International relations quote For life and death are one, even as the river and the sea are one.

For life and death are one, even as the river and the sea are one.

The more dubious and uncertain an instrument violence has become in international relations, the more it has gained in reputation and appeal in domestic affairs, specifically in the matter of revolution.

We need to use the United Nations Security Council and believe that preserving law and order in today's complex and turbulent world is one of the few ways to keep international relations from sliding into chaos. The law is still the law, and we must follow it whether we like it or not.

Above all, it behooves us to repress, and if possible to extinguish once and for all, our inveterate tendency to judge others by the extent to which they contrive to be like ourselves.

Honesty is the best policy in international relations, interpersonal relations, labor, business, education, family and crime control because truth is the only thing that works and the only foundation on which lasting relations can build.

We always have hoped that American diplomacy deploys itself in dialogue and persuasion rather than by ultimatums. That is the path we want in international relations.

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