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!
— Golda Meir

The security of israel is a moral imperative for all free peoples.
— Henry A Kissinger

My commitment to the security and future of Israel is based upon basic morality as well as enlightened self-interest. Our role in supporting Israel honors our own heritage.
— Gerald R. Ford

Israel is the only country in the Middle East where Arabs can be elected to the parliament in a democratic election.
— Adam Michnik

The only thing chicken about Israel is their soup.
— Bob Hope