Barham Salih Quotes (1 quote)
“Al Qaeda is a virus and it is spreading. If we fail to stop it, we will pay a very heavy price.”
Iraq: The Regional Security Dimension May 2007
“If pigs could vote, the man with the slop bucket would be elected swineherd every time, no matter how much slaughtering he did on the side.”
―Orson Scott Card
“The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.”
―Pearl S. Buck
To My Daughters, With Love (1967), "To You on Your First Birthday"
A Woman of No Importance (1893)
“To argue with a person who has renounced the use of reason is like administering medicine to the dead.”
The Crisis No. V - The American Crisis (1776 - 1783)
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsBarham Salih
Born: September 12, 1960 (age 57)
Bio: Barham Ahmad Salih is an Iraqi Kurdish politician. He is the former prime minister of the Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraqi Kurdistan and a former deputy prime minister of the Federal government of Iraq. He is married and has a daughter who attended Princeton University and a son who graduated from King's Academy in Madaba, Jordan and who currently attends Columbia.
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