Jeane Kirkpatrick Quotes

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Born: December 19, 1926, Duncan, Oklahoma, USA
Birth Country: USA
Died: Bethesda, Maryland, USA, December 7, 2006
Occupation: Politician

Democracy not only requires equality but also an unshakable conviction in the value of each person, who is then equal.
- Jeane Kirkpatrick

I think that it's always appropriate for Americans and for American foreign policy to make clear why we feel that self-government is most compatible with peace, the well-being of people, and human dignity.
- Jeane Kirkpatrick

I was a woman in a man's world. I was a Democrat in a Republican administration. I was an intellectual in a world of bureaucrats. I talked differently. This may have made me a bit like an ink blot.
- Jeane Kirkpatrick

Just as the Russians and the Soviets didn't manage to wipe out languages in Lithuania, neither have they managed to wipe out religion to the extent that we had feared.
- Jeane Kirkpatrick

The real point is that totalitarian regimes have claimed jurisdiction over the whole person, and the whole society, and they don't at all believe that we should give unto Caesar that which is Caesar's and unto God that which is God's.
- Jeane Kirkpatrick

There is an absolutely fundamental hostility on the part of totalitarian regimes toward religion.
- Jeane Kirkpatrick

We have war when at least one of the parties to a conflict wants something more than it wants peace.
- Jeane Kirkpatrick

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