The Best Golda Meir quotes

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Golda Meir was born in 1898 in Kiev, Ukraine. Her parents were Jewish and poor, and Golda grew up working hard to help her family survive. In Palestine, she became a leader in the Zionist movement and helped create the State of Israel. As Prime Minister of Israel, she faced many challenges, but she always stood up for what she believed in. Golda Meir was an amazing woman who accomplished so much in her life. She is an inspiration to all of us.

Here are the most inspiring Killing, Heart, Children quotes from Golda Meir, and much more.

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About Golda Meir

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Born:
May 3, 1898

death of the author

Died:
December 8, 1978

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Political Party:
Mapai

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Other Political Affiliations:
Alignment

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Alma Mater:
University Of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

GOLDA MEIR QUOTES ON KILLING

We can forgive [the Arabs] for killing our children. We cannot forgive them for forcing us to kill their children. We will only have peace with [the Arabs] when they love their children more than they hate us… β€” Golda Meir

We will not forgive you for making us kill your sons. β€” Golda Meir

We can forgive you for killing our children, but we can never forgive you for making us kill your children. β€” Golda Meir

There’s no difference between one’s killing and making decisions that will send others to kill. It’s exactly the same thing, or even worse. β€” Golda Meir

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One cannot and must not try to erase the past merely because it does not fit the present. β€” Golda Meir

Anybody who believes in something without reservation believes that this thing is right and should be, has the stamina to meet obstacles and overcome them. β€” Golda Meir

It isn’t enough to believe in something; you have to have the stamina to meet obstacles and overcome them, to struggle. β€” Golda Meir

Authority poisons everybody who takes authority on himself. β€” Golda Meir

GOLDA MEIR QUOTES RELATED TO THE HEART

Those who don’t know how to weep with their whole heart, don’t know how to laugh either. β€” Golda Meir

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I have always felt sorry for people afraid of feeling, of sentimentality, who are unable to weep with their whole heart. Because those who do not know how to weep do not know how to laugh either. β€” Golda Meir

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. β€” Golda Meir

At work, you think of the children you have left at home. At home, you think of the work you’ve left unfinished. Such a struggle is unleashed within yourself. Your heart is rent. β€” Golda Meir

You can get used to anything if you have to, even feeling perpetually guilty. β€” Golda Meir

GOLDA MEIR QUOTES ABOUT CHILDREN

There will be peace in the Middle East only when the Arabs love their children more than they hate Israel. β€” Golda Meir

the only way to eliminate war is to love our children more than we hate our enemies Golda Meir quote

The only way to eliminate war is to love our children more than we hate our enemies. β€” Golda Meir

Can we today measure devotion to husband and children by our indifference to everything else? β€” Golda Meir

The modern woman asks herself: Is There something wrong with me if my children don’t fill up my life? β€” Golda Meir

Why was Golda Meir important?

Golda Meir was an Israeli politician who helped found the State of Israel and later served as its fourth prime minister .
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Women’s liberation is just a lot of foolishness. it’s the men who are discriminated against. they can’t bear children. and no one’s likely to do anything about that. β€” Golda Meir

I’m sure that someday children in schools will study the history of the men [sic] who made war as you study an absurdity. They’ll be shocked, just as today we’re shocked with cannibalism. β€” Golda Meir

Inspiring Phrases From Golda Meir

To be successful, a woman has to be much better at her job than a man. β€” Golda Meir

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Whether women are better than men i cannot say, but i can say they are certainly no worse. β€” Golda Meir

Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement. β€” Golda Meir

Men who have reached and passed forty–five, have a look as if waiting for the secret of the other world, and as if they were perfectly sure of having found out the secret of this. β€” Golda Meir

Don’t become cynical. Don’t give up hope. Don’t believe that everything is judged only by expediency. There is idealism in this world. There is human brotherhood. β€” Golda Meir

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The Soviet government is the most realistic regime in the world–no ideals. β€” Golda Meir

There is no such thing as a Palestinian. β€” Golda Meir

Various Statements From Golda Meir

We only want that which is given naturally to all peoples of the world, to be masters of our own fate, not of others, and in cooperation and friendship with others. β€” Golda Meir

How does it feel to be a woman minister? I don’t know; I’ve never been a man minister. β€” Golda Meir

The public history of modern art is the story of conventional people not knowing what they are dealing with. β€” Golda Meir

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The world hates a Jew who hits back. The world loves us only when we are to be pitied. β€” Golda Meir

Men are committing the rapes. Let them be put under curfew. β€” Golda Meir

If only political leaders would allow themselves to feel, as well as to think, the world might be a happier place. β€” Golda Meir