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Wednesday, May 26, 2004

Keep these quotes handy

Send them to your lefty friends who think Bush is the enemy
"In the Muslim community, the holy war is a religious duty, because of the universalism of the Muslim mission and obligation to convert everybody to Islam either by persuasion or by force."
--Islamic scholar Ibn Khaldun, 14th century.

"It is a duty incumbent on every Muslim to struggle towards the aim of making every people Muslim and the whole world Islamic, so that the banner of Islam can flutter over the earth..."
--Founder of Muslim Brotherhood, Hassan al-Banna, 1934.

"Islam makes it incumbent on all adult males . . . to prepare themselves for the conquest of countries so that the write of Islam is obeyed in every country in the world."
--Ayatollah Khomeini, Iran 1979.

"By God's grace, we have formed with many other Islamic groups and organizations in the Islamic world a front called the International Islamic Front to do jihad against the crusaders and Jews.... And by God's grace [we're] going to have a successful result in killing Americans and getting rid of them."
--Osama bin Laden, 1998.

"Islam will return once more to Europe as a conqueror and as a victorious power after it was expelled twice from the continent.... The expansion of Islam will reach all the areas where the sun shines and the moon appears."
--Sheik Yusaf al Qaradaw, 2003.

"We don't make a distinction between civilians and non-civilians, innocents and non-innocents. Only between Muslims and unbelievers. And the life of an unbeliever has no value. It has no sanctity."
--Sheikh Omar Bakri Muhammed, in London, in an interview with Lisbon's Publica Magazine, 2004.