„Not every "return to Zion" is a religiously significant achievement: one sort of return which may be described in the words of the prophet: "When you returned you defiled my land and made my heritage an abomination" (Jeremiah 2:7).“

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—  Tadamichi Kuribayashi Japanese general 1891 - 1945
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