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I hope I'm wrong, but I am afraid that Iraq is going to turn out to be the greatest disaster in American foreign policy - worse than Vietnam, not in the number who died, but in terms of its unintended consequences and its reverberation throughout the region.
I think that American presidents, that position in itself, as well as American foreign policy, it has terrorism in it. CIA agents going to overthrow certain governments - they're using terrorist tactics. They're not going in there like, 'Hey, you wanna have some cake?'
The American foreign policy trauma of the sixties and seventies was caused by applying valid principles to unsuitable conditions.
Henry A. Kissinger
First of all, the world criticizes American foreign policy because Americans criticize American foreign policy. We shouldn't be surprised about that. Criticizing government is a God-given right - at least in democracies.
I got into journalism not to be a journalist but to try to change American foreign policy. I'm a corny person. I was a dreamer predating my journalistic life, so I got into journalism as a means to try to change the world.
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.
Well, human security is a concept that I am very committed to enshrining in American foreign policy.
I consider myself to be as informed on American foreign policy as anyone in America.
I'm sorry that I can't snap my fingers and undo 50 years of bad American foreign policy.
Many Americans, and many more people around the world, have been outraged by what they see as President George W. Bush's radical reordering of American foreign policy.
American foreign policy had still not recovered from its victory over communism when George W. Bush and Condoleezza Rice took over at the White House in 2001.
The National Security Council's real role is to coordinate the various activities of the government of the United States in the furtherance of American foreign policy.
Graham Greene, as I understand it, was quite outspoken in his criticism of American foreign policy.
The American people have no control over what the military does. We have no say in American foreign policy.
Let me remind you all that the first task of American foreign policy is to reduce threats to the United States.
The doctrine of preemption has a long and distinguished history in the history of American foreign policy.
John Lewis Gaddis
American foreign policy, for all its shortcomings, has underpinned political stability around the world.
American foreign policy and military might have opened an opportunity for the Gospel in the land of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob.
One of the many, many salutary aspects of Barack Obama's impending presidential nomination is the sea change his victory marks in the battle for the mind-set of the American foreign policy establishment.
I mean, like a lot of kids growing up in the early seventies, I was fed Dr. Kissinger with my Fruit Loops. He was the Dr. Ruth of American foreign policy, and the model statesman.
American foreign policy has been - and must continue to be - based on unequivocal support for Israel's right to exist and to be free from terror.
America is a unique place. The value part of American foreign policy is something I think is very laudable, but it is uniquely American. And it is part of what makes America special.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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