Abba Eban Quotes (39 quotes)
“I think that this is the first war in history that on the morrow the victors sued for peace and the vanquished called for unconditional surrender.”
Abba Eban wrote Israel's Dilemmas: An Opportunity Squandered in Stephen J. Roth, ed. The Impact of the Six-Day War: A Twenty-Year Assessment
“If Algeria introduced a resolution declaring that the earth was flat and that Israel had flattened it, it would pass by a vote of 164 to 13 with 26 abstentions.”
Comment about the United Nations General Assembly, as quoted in The Guardian (3 February 2004)
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsAbba Eban
Born: February 2, 1915
Died: November 17, 2002 (aged 87)
Bio: Abba Eban was an Israeli diplomat and politician.