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Total Quotes : 42
Love Always

Sufis were always spreading love with their music, and if some kind of extremism is a threat to it, it is a threat to all humanity.

- Adnan Sami

Reason Muslim

Most governments are pragmatic, most people are logical. There are pockets of extremism in Israel, in the U.S. and in the Muslim world. But we have to fight them with reason, with logic and with compassion.

- Al-Waleed bin Talal

Racism Country

Hatred, racism, and extremism have no place in this country.

- Angela Merkel

Which Minerals

If left-wing extremism continues to flourish in parts which have natural resources of minerals, the climate for investment would certainly be affected.

- Anil Agarwal


The government wants to be able to attack extremism and hatred wherever it occurs.

- David Blunkett

Country Disease

What we have seen with Islamist extremism, whether it is in Mali or Somalia or Afghanistan, is that the disease is not necessarily the individual country. The disease is the Islamist extremism, and that's what we have to fight; that's the narrative that we have to beat.

- David Cameron

Think Decade

I think the first decade of this century is going to be remembered as a time of extremism.

- David Eagleman

Been Sergeant

Assad's brutality has nurtured extremism and been its main recruiting sergeant.

- Jo Cox

Villains Prime

Political extremism involves two prime ingredients: an excessively simple diagnosis of the world's ills, and a conviction that there are identifiable villains back of it all.

- John W. Gardner

Trying Idea

The idea of trying to fight against extremism was written off as naive.

- Joichi Ito

Deal Need

To deal with radicalism and extremism, we need to deal with economic inequality. This is what I learned from my experience in Solo and then in Jakarta.

- Joko Widodo


Confronting and undermining the narratives and ideas of extremism must therefore be one of our key tasks. To do this, we must retain the courage of our convictions in the face of extremism.

- Jonas Gahr Store

Accuse Virtually

Virtually all modern forms of extremism accuse liberal Western democratic systems of being hypocritical and, ultimately, weak.

- Jonas Gahr Store

More Standing Up

Open debate is our strongest tool in standing up to extremism. The far more dangerous avenue is to force extremist ideas underground, where they can fester without competition.

- Jonas Gahr Store

Defense Vice

Extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice. And moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue.

- Barry Goldwater

Politics Vice

I would remind you that extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice! And let me remind you also that moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue.

- Barry Goldwater

Religious Social

Extremism can flourish only in an environment where basic governmental social responsibility for the welfare of the people is neglected. Political dictatorship and social hopelessness create the desperation that fuels religious extremism.

- Benazir Bhutto

Will Against

A people inspired by democracy, human rights and economic opportunity will turn their back decisively against extremism.

- Benazir Bhutto

United States

We must maximize our efforts to counter violent extremism, radicalization and recruitment in the United States and stop using xenophobia and ethnic stereotyping.

- Bennie Thompson

Muslim Rife

Corruption is rife in the Muslim world, and when it is coupled with the marginalization of religion, it manifests itself as frustration and becomes a fertile recruiting ground for extremism.

- Hamza Yusuf


Especially today as we fight the war on terror - against an enemy that represents hatred, extremism and stands behind no flag - we need to remember the sacrifices that have gone into protecting our flag.

- Bill Shuster

Answers Minus

Faith minus vulnerability and mystery equals extremism. If you've got all the answers, then don't call what you do 'faith.'

- Brene Brown

Muslim Agencies

A 2014 survey found that 74% of law-enforcement agencies reported antigovernment extremism as one of the top terrorist threats. Just 3% of those agencies viewed the threat from Muslim extremists as severe.

- Ibrahim Hooper

United States

The bottom line is this. When it comes to preventing violent extremism and terrorism in the United States, Muslim Americans are not part of the problem, you're part of the solution.

- Denis McDonough

Shadow Islamic

A free and stable Iraq will be a shining light against the shadow of Islamic extremism.

- Jim DeMint

Free Speech Need

We need to understand that an open society and free speech and press... really are the best weapons against al Qaeda and extremism.

- Elliott Abrams

Islamic Splendid

I have a particular disdain for Islamic extremism, and of course, in both 'The Kite Runner' and 'A Thousand Splendid Suns' that's obvious.

- Khaled Hosseini

Big Using

If we all band together against extremism and spend a few minutes a day using tools that have been proven to work, we can make a big difference in defending those values we share as Americans.

- Laura Moser

Vice Based

Extremism in defense of liberty is not a vice, but I denounce political extremism, of the left or the right, based on duplicity, falsehood, fear, violence and threats when they endanger liberty.

- George W. Romney

Need We Cannot

We cannot hope to effectively counter extremism if we just focus on schools, universities and prisons: we need to take this online as well.

- Maajid Nawaz


As people's opportunities to succumb to confirmation bias increases online - only seeking out information that confirms their prejudices - ignorance, extremism and close-mindedness have continued to rise unabated.

- Maajid Nawaz

Will Other

There are many Muslims of good will and despise this extremism as much as anyone of any other faith.

- Mike Pompeo

Images Like

Fundamentalism is such a pejorative word and immediately evokes images of angry extremism. In my experience, that's not usually what it looks like. I was a fundamentalist in high school.

- Scott Derrickson

Will Pillars

Peace along with freedom and justice are the pillars for attaining both security and stability and will pave the way towards the eradication of oppression, extremism, and terrorism in our world.

- Najib Mikati

Becoming Prevent

With awareness and a social movement against extremism, we can prevent our children from becoming terrorists.

- Sheikh Hasina

Education Drones

Why are fanatics so terrified of girls' education? Because there's no force more powerful to transform a society. The greatest threat to extremism isn't drones firing missiles, but girls reading books.

- Nicholas Kristof

World More

We are in a world that is quite extremist and extremism makes more noise. Normality does not sell.

- Vicente del Bosque

Play Opposing

This fanaticism is what feeds terrorism. And this is precisely why Muslims must play an active role in opposing hate sermons and incitement to terrorism and extremism in their mosques.

- Otto Schily

Move Explosive

Right-wing extremism is all about patience. That is, until it makes its move, and then it is sudden and explosive.

- Steven Weber

More Dangerous

We know that the most dangerous places in the world are more often than not the most dangerous places for women, where women are denied their rights and oppressed. These are the places that are unstable and where extremism often takes hold.

- Melanne Verveer

Country Became

Where the West has intervened in African domestic affairs, such as it did in Libya 2011, the country became a cradle of extremism that exports weapons, jihadists, and ideology to the rest of Africa, the Middle East, and Europe.

- Pete Hoekstra

Challenges Still

Although the general security situation for the Beijing Olympics remains stable, we still face the challenges of terrorism, separatism and extremism.

- Zhou Yongkang