Gustav Heinemann Quotes

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Born: July 23, 1899, Schwelm, Germany
Birth Country: Germany
Died: Essen, Germany, July 7, 1976
Occupation: Politician

Beyond peace, there is no longer any existence possible.
- Gustav Heinemann

Disarmament requires trust.
- Gustav Heinemann

One of our most noble political tasks is to open up trust.
- Gustav Heinemann

The first thing I see is the obligation to serve peace.
- Gustav Heinemann

The time has come - and must come - for multilateral conversations about a secure peace in all of Europe.
- Gustav Heinemann

Trust cannot be commanded and yet it is also correct that the only one who earns trust is the one who is prepared to grant trust.
- Gustav Heinemann

War is not the quintessential emergency in which man has to prove himself, as my generation learned at its school desks in the days of the Kaiser rather, peace is the emergency in which we all have to prove ourselves.
- Gustav Heinemann

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