Quotations that match 'refugee'.

After the outbreak of war, in April 1940, we left Geneva with our three children aged 4 years, 2 years and 2 weeks only to become part of the disordered refugee crowds fleeing across France from the German army. James Meade
[ Across After Aged April Army Become Children Crowds Disordered Fleeing France Geneva German Left Only Our Outbreak Part Refugee Three War Weeks Years]
In 1934, the American Jewish charities offered to find homes for 300 German refugee children. We were on the SS Washington, bound for New York, Christmas 1934. Jack Steinberger
[ American Bound Charities Children Christmas Find German Homes Jewish New Offered Refugee Ss Washington Were York]
The particular refugee camp we were in, they were hungry for play, they were hungry for any kind of normalcy. Connie Sellecca
[ Any Camp Hungry Kind Normalcy Particular Play Refugee Were]
And though various organizations in America and England collected money and sent food parcels to these refugees, nothing was ever received by the Spanish. Martha Gellhorn
[ America Collected England Ever Food Money Nothing Organizations Parcels Received Refugees Sent Spanish These Though Various]
When I was in Paris, all of the German refugees began to flow in and it was a very sad time. Elliott Carter
[ Began Flow German Paris Refugees Sad Time Very]
That was not part of the U.N. resolution; it was not part of the mandate to go on to Baghdad and, frankly, if we had gone into Baghdad and pushed Saddam Hussein off, we would have inherited an even bigger mess than the mess we inherited with the refugee problem. Les Aspin
[ Baghdad Bigger Even Frankly Go Gone Had Hussein Inherited Into Mandate Mess Off Part Problem Pushed Refugee Resolution Saddam Than Would]
When I was younger I was completely without money - when I was studying in Budapest, when I was a refugee. Gyorgy Ligeti
[ Budapest Completely Money Refugee Studying Without Younger]
We are also assisting the refugees who have fled across the border to Chad. As many of them have been subject to attacks by militia crossing from Sudan, UNHCR is mounting a major logistical operation to establish camps and transfer refugees away from the border zone. Jan Egeland
[ Across Also Assisting Attacks Away Been Border Camps Chad Crossing Establish Fled Logistical Major Many Militia Mounting Operation Refugees Subject Sudan Them Transfer Zone]
Environmental degradation, overpopulation, refugees, narcotics, terrorism, world crime movements, and organized crime are worldwide problems that don't stop at a nation's borders. Warren Christopher Environmental
[ Borders Crime Degradation Environmental Movements Narcotics Nation Organized Overpopulation Problems Refugees Stop Terrorism World Worldwide]
When was the last time you heard news accounts of a boatload of American refugees arrive on the shores of another country? Marco Rubio
[ Accounts American Another Arrive Country Heard Last News Refugees Shores Time]
Every time we walk along a beach some ancient urge disturbs us so that we find ourselves shedding shoes and garments or scavenging among seaweed and whitened timbers like the homesick refugees of a long war. Loren Eiseley
[ Along Among Ancient Beach Disturbs Every Find Garments Homesick Long Ourselves Refugees Seaweed Shedding Shoes Some Time Urge Us Walk War]
I'm in total sympathy with Dick Smith's sentiments; I only wish there were grounds for saying we Australians would never tolerate such appalling treatment of refugees being carried out in our name. Hugh Mackay
[ Appalling Australians Being Carried Grounds Name Never Only Our Out Refugees Saying Sentiments Smith Such Sympathy Tolerate Total Treatment Were Wish Would]
The world has closed its eyes to the humanitarian catastrophe in Azerbaijan, where every seventh citizen is a refugee. Leonid Kuchma
[ Catastrophe Citizen Closed Every Eyes Humanitarian Refugee Seventh Where World]
On the screen I saw tanks rolling through dusty streets, and fallen buildings, and forests of unfamiliar trees into which East Pakistani refugees had fled, seeking safety over the Indian border. Jhumpa Lahiri
[ Border Buildings Dusty East Fallen Fled Forests Had Indian Into Over Pakistani Refugees Rolling Safety Saw Screen Seeking Streets Tanks Through Trees Unfamiliar Which]
The hardship of living in a refugee camp made me psychologically strong. Philip Emeagwali
[ Camp Hardship Living Made Psychologically Refugee Strong]
The mercy caravans are through there the medicine refugees flowing out. It makes the United States look very bad here. And much more like an occupation force than it did before. Jon Lee Anderson
[ Bad Before Did Flowing Force Here Look Makes Medicine Mercy More Much Occupation Out Refugees States Than Through United Very]