Demoralize the enemy from within by surprise, terror, sabotage, assassination. This is the war of the future.
– Adolf Hitler
Everybody’s worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there’s a really easy way: stop participating in it.
– Noam Chomsky
Terrorism, like viruses, is everywhere. There is a global perfusion of terrorism, which accompanies any system of domination as though it were its shadow, ready to activate itself anywhere, like a double agent.
– Jean Baudrillard
What distinguishes terrorism is the willful and calculated choice of innocents as targets.
– Benjamin Netanyahu
Terrorism is the price of empire. If you do not wish to pay the price, you must give up the empire.
– Pat Buchanan
Terrorism has become the systematic weapon of a war that knows no borders or seldom has a face.
– Jaques Chirac
Every leader, and every regime, and every movement, and every organization that steps across the line to terrorism must be banished from the discourse of civilized human life.
– Alan Keyes
The object of terrorism is terrorism. The object of oppression is oppression. The object of torture is torture. The object of murder is murder. The object of power is power. Now do you begin to understand me?
– George Orwell
Fighting terrorism is like being a goalkeeper. You can make a hundred brilliant saves but the only shot that people remember is the one that gets past you.
– Paul Wilkinson
A “war against terrorism” is an impracticable conception if it means fighting terrorism with terrorism.
– John Mortimer
Terrorism is the tactic of demanding the impossible, and demanding it at gunpoint.
– Christopher Hitchens
We do not create terrorism by fighting the terrorists. We invite terrorism by ignoring them.
– George W. Bush
It is a struggle for the minds of the people…. No cause justifies recourse to terrorism.
– Manmohan Singh