Zitate von Golda Meir

Golda Meir Foto
1   0

Golda Meir

Geburtstag: 3. Mai 1898
Todesdatum: 8. Dezember 1978

Werbung

Golda Meir war eine israelische Politikerin. Sie war von 1956 bis 1965 Außenministerin Israels und vom 17. März 1969 bis 3. Juni 1974 Ministerpräsidentin Israels.

Ähnliche Autoren

Margaret Thatcher Foto
Margaret Thatcher5
Premierministerin des Vereinigten Königreichs
Martin Buber Foto
Martin Buber12
österreichisch-israelischer jüdischer Religionsphilosoph ...
Regine Hildebrandt Foto
Regine Hildebrandt1
deutsche Biologin und Politikerin, MdV, MdL
Shimon Peres Foto
Shimon Peres4
israelischer Politiker
Jutta Limbach Foto
Jutta Limbach3
deutsche Rechtswissenschaftlerin und Politikerin
Rita Süssmuth Foto
Rita Süssmuth7
deutsche Politikerin (CDU)
Wangari Maathai Foto
Wangari Maathai1
kenianische Umweltaktivistin und Friedensnobelpreisträgerin
Adolf Eichmann Foto
Adolf Eichmann2
deutscher SS-Obersturmbannführer und Leiter des Referats ...
Clara Zetkin Foto
Clara Zetkin2
deutsche Politikerin (SPD, USPD, KPD), MdR und Frauenrech...

Zitate Golda Meir

„Moses schleppte uns 40 Jahre durch die Wüste, um uns an den einzigen Ort im Nahen Osten zu bringen, an dem es kein Öl gibt.“

—  Golda Meir
auf einem Bankett am 10. Juni 1973 während des Staatsbesuches von Bundeskanzler Willy Brandt in Israel; zitiert bei Pierre Heumann: Riskanter Reichtum. Jüdische Allgemeine 8. Oktober 2010

„It is a dreadful thing to see the dead city. Next to the port I found children, women, the old, waiting for a way to leave.“

—  Golda Meir
Context: It is a dreadful thing to see the dead city. Next to the port I found children, women, the old, waiting for a way to leave. I entered the houses, there were houses where the coffee and pita bread were left on the table, and I could not avoid [thinking] that this, indeed, had been the picture in many Jewish towns [i. e., in Europe, during World War II]'. As acting head of the Jewish Agency Political Department visited Arab Haifa and reported to the Jewish Agency Executive (6 May 1948); as quoted in "The birth of the Palestinian Refuge problem revisited" by Benny Morris, p. 309/10 of 2nd Edition 2004, citing Protocol of meeting of JAE, 6 May 1948, CZA 45/2

Werbung

„We hate war. We do not rejoice in victories. We rejoice when a new kind of cotton is grown, and when strawberries bloom in Israel.“

—  Golda Meir
Context: We owe a responsibility not only to those who are in Israel but also to those generations that are no more, to those millions who have died within our lifetime, to Jews all over the world, and to generations of Jews to come. We hate war. We do not rejoice in victories. We rejoice when a new kind of cotton is grown, and when strawberries bloom in Israel. As quoted in As Good as Golda : The Warmth and Wisdom of Israel's Prime Minister (1970) edited by Israel Shenker and Mary Shenker, p. 28

„It’s no accident many accuse me of conducting public affairs with my heart instead of my head. Well, what if I do? . . . Those who don’t know how to weep with their whole heart don’t know how to laugh either.“

—  Golda Meir
Context: It’s no accident many accuse me of conducting public affairs with my heart instead of my head. Well, what if I do?... Those who don’t know how to weep with their whole heart don’t know how to laugh either.

„There were no such thing as Palestinians“

—  Golda Meir
Context: There were no such thing as Palestinians. When was there an independent Palestinian people with a Palestinian state? It was either southern Syria before the First World War, and then it was a Palestine including Jordan. It was not as though there was a Palestinian people in Palestine considering itself as a Palestinian people and we came and threw them out and took their country away from them. They did not exist. As quoted in Sunday Times (15 June 1969), also in The Washington Post (16 June 1969)

„We have always said that in our war with the Arabs we had a secret weapon — no alternative.“

—  Golda Meir
Context: We have always said that in our war with the Arabs we had a secret weapon — no alternative. The Egyptians could run to Egypt, the Syrians into Syria. The only place we could run was into the sea, and before we did that we might as well fight. As quoted in LIFE magazine (3 October 1969), p. 32

Werbung

„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
At a dinner honoring West German Chancellor Willy Brandt, as reported in The New York Times (10 June 1973) Unsourced variants: Moses dragged us for 40 years through the desert to bring us to the one place in the Middle East where there was no oil. Moses dragged us through the desert for 40 years to bring us to the one place in the Middle East where there was no oil.

Werbung

„What do you gain, Soviet Union, from this miserable policy? Where is your decency? Would it be a disgrace for you to give up this battle?“

—  Golda Meir
On the suppression of freedom of Jews in the USSR to the World Conference on Soviet Jewry, Brussels, in The New York Times (20 February 1976)

Folgend
Die heutige Jubiläen
Omar Khayyam Foto
Omar Khayyam9
1048 - 1131
Walter Moers60
deutscher Comic-Zeichner, Illustrator und Autor 1957
Annette von Droste-Hülshoff Foto
Annette von Droste-Hülshoff13
deutsche Schriftstellerin und Komponistin 1797 - 1848
Duke Ellington Foto
Duke Ellington
amerikanischer Jazzmusiker 1899 - 1974
Weitere 57 heute Jubiläen
Ähnliche Autoren
Margaret Thatcher Foto
Margaret Thatcher5
Premierministerin des Vereinigten Königreichs
Martin Buber Foto
Martin Buber12
österreichisch-israelischer jüdischer Religionsphilosoph ...
Regine Hildebrandt Foto
Regine Hildebrandt1
deutsche Biologin und Politikerin, MdV, MdL
Shimon Peres Foto
Shimon Peres4
israelischer Politiker
Jutta Limbach Foto
Jutta Limbach3
deutsche Rechtswissenschaftlerin und Politikerin