The defiance of established authority, religious and secular, social and political, as a world-wide phenomenon may well one day be accounted the outstanding event of the last decade.
— Hannah Arendt

When I took office, only high energy physicists had ever heard of what is called the worldwide Web... Now even my cat has its own page.
William J. Clinton worldwide quote

Christ had given the apostles a world-wide commission, embracing all the nations; but intellectually they did not understand what He meant. They found that out as they followed the impulse of the Spirit.
— Roland Allen

The worldwide, agelong struggle between fascism and democracy will not stop when the fighting ends in Germany and Japan.
— Henry A. Wallace

Senator Stephen Douglas is of world-wide renown. All the anxious politicians of his party, or who have been of his party for years past, have been looking upon him as certainly, at no distant day, to be the President of the United States. They have seen in his round, jolly, fruitful face, postoffices, landoffices, marshalships, and cabinet appointments, chargeships and foreign missions, bursting and sprouting out in wonderful exuberance ready to be laid hold of by their greedy hands.
— Abraham Lincoln