„We believe this would be a huge mistake and we hope that this would never happen.“

—  Sergey Lavrov, Lavrov warns any attack on Iran, whether by Israel or any other, (November 2011) http://www.presstv.ir/detail/232538.html

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—  Stanley Baldwin Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom 1867 - 1947
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—  Barry Lopez American writer 1945
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—  Martin Luther King, Jr. American clergyman, activist, and leader in the American Civil Rights Movement 1929 - 1968

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„We hope people can set aside their fears and partisan biases and stop thinking that learning from the mistakes of the past means causing animosity.“

—  Cheng Li-chun Taiwanese politician 1969
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