Yitzhak Rabin Quotes

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Born: March 1, 1922, Jerusalem, Palestine [now Israel]
Birth Country: Israel
Died: Tel Aviv, Israel, November 4, 1995
Occupation: Former Prime minister

1.
A diplomatic peace is not yet the real peace. It is an essential step in the peace process leading towards a real peace.
- Yitzhak Rabin

2.
Give peace a chance.
- Yitzhak Rabin

3.
I believe however that peace is attainable regardless of the Arabs mentality, society or government.
- Yitzhak Rabin

4.
I believe that it is my responsibility as the prime minister of Israel to do whatever can be done to exploit the unique opportunities that lie ahead of us to move towards peace. Not everything can be done by one act.
- Yitzhak Rabin

5.
I enter negotiations with Chairman Arafat, the leader of the PLO, the representative of the Palestinian people, with the purpose to have coexistence between our two entities, Israel as a Jewish state and Palestinian state, entity, next to us, living in peace.
- Yitzhak Rabin

6.
Israel is no longer a people that dwells alone, and has to join the global journey toward peace, reconciliation and international cooperation.
- Yitzhak Rabin

7.
No Arab ruler will consider the peace process seriously so long as he is able to toy with the idea of achieving more by the way of violence.
- Yitzhak Rabin

8.
Only the change on the international scene, the crisis in the gulf, and the strong, firm position of the United States against aggression between two Arab countries created realities that led to the Madrid Peace Conference.
- Yitzhak Rabin

9.
The struggle to get weapons is continuous, but the United States will aid us, if it finds Israel displaying a willingness for peace.
- Yitzhak Rabin

10.
We do not celebrate the death of our enemies.
- Yitzhak Rabin

11.
We must think differently, look at things in a different way. Peace requires a world of new concepts, new definitions.
- Yitzhak Rabin

12.
You don't make peace with friends. You make it with very unsavory enemies.
- Yitzhak Rabin

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