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Read through the most famous quotes by topic #hostage

I was shooting a bikini promotion in Mahe in the Seychelles in 1980 when there was a military coup and I, along with a roomful of other people, ended up being kidnapped and held hostage at gunpoint in a windowless room with no ventilation for 36 hours.

Brigitte Nielsen

#being #bikini #coup #ended #held

Again, we saw in Bosnia - we had U.N. peacekeepers tied to trees, being taken hostage. The fact is they don't have the type of deliberate and authoritative rule that I think is needed to get the job done.

Peter King

#authoritative #being #bosnia #deliberate #done

The issue of terrorism must be dealt with firmly. We must work very hard to avoid loss of life. We must work very hard to avoid civilian casualties. And those terrorists and Baathists are holding the people of Fallujah hostage. We must release the hostages.

Ahmed Chalabi

#casualties #civilian #civilian casualties #dealt #firmly

Here in Israel, we want the boys back home, we demand it from our government, who often pay a steep price to get hostages back. But we need a happy ending. We don't want to deal with those days after release, their post-trauma or reintroduction to society. Yet coming home is only the start of their journey.

Gideon Raff

#back #coming #coming home #days #deal

Hannah expected this to make her sob even more, but instead she found her tears drying up and her tummy growing warm. How dare they? How dare they do this to little girls? She understood now why her parents go so angry when they saw the result of bombers in the white hot streets of the Middle East, why men and women wailed in anger as well as grief as they lifted the limp bodies of children from the rubble. How dare they? No, she wasn't going to die like this, wrapped up like some helpless baby.

Stephen M. Irwin

#bombs #captive #captured #child #courage

It's hard being a hostage in somebody else's mouth - or a character in somebody else's novel.

David Antin

#character #else #hard #hostage #mouth

Every happiness is a hostage to fortune.

Arthur Helps

#fortune #happiness #hostage

The Iranian regime suppresses its own people as well as others in the region. It prevents peace by sponsoring terror globally. With the ultimate weapon that it is deceptively developing, the regime aims to gain hegemony over the entire Middle East and hold the world's economy hostage.

Shimon Peres

#deceptively #developing #east #economy #entire

I was held hostage and almost executed by a man who was robbing us in the middle of the night.

William Hurt

#executed #held #hostage #i #man

The feeling of not belonging, of not being entirely worthy, of being sometimes hostage to your own sensibilities. Those things speak to me very personally.

Anthony Minghella

#belonging #entirely #feeling #hostage #me

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