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And so by the fifteenth century, on October 8, the Europeans were looking for a new place to try to get to, and they came up with a new concept: the West.
When we get piled upon one another in large cities, as in Europe, we shall become as corrupt as Europe.
Most painting in the European tradition was painting the mask. Modern art rejected all that. Our subject matter was the person behind the mask.
More than any other in Western Europe, Britain remains a country where a traveler has to think twice before indulging in the ordinary food of ordinary people.
My favorite thing in the world is a box of fine European chocolates which is, for sure, better than sex.
Companies are not charitable enterprises: They hire workers to make profits. In the United States, this logic still works. In Europe, it hardly does.
It was wrong to allow Stalin to shape the European landscape of the 20th century. It would be even more wrong to let him shape the landscape of the 21st century.
The construction of Europe is an art. It is the art of the possible.
To understand Europe, you have to be a genius - or French.
Russia is a part of European culture. Therefore, it is with difficulty that I imagine NATO as an enemy.
As one went to Europe to see the living past, so one must visit Southern California to observe the future.
I will buy any creme, cosmetic, or elixir from a woman with a European accent.
Anyone who knows history, particularly the history of Europe, will, I think, recognize that the domination of education or of government by any one particular religious faith is never a happy arrangement for the people.
The purpose of separation of church and state is to keep forever from these shores the ceaseless strife that has soaked the soil of Europe with blood for centuries.
The views of the European Union are fully reflected in this text, particularly the key objective of the EU, namely vigorously to address the disarmament of Iraq and to do so within the framework of the UN Security Council.
Our forces saved the remnants of the Jewish people of Europe for a new life and a new hope in the reborn land of Israel. Along with all men of good will, I salute the young state and wish it well.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Anyone who has to fight, even with the most modern weapons, against an enemy in complete command of the air, fights like a savage against modern European troops, under the same handicaps and with the same chances of success.
America is God's Crucible, the great Melting-Pot where all the races of Europe are melting and re-forming!
Maimed but still magnificent... Europe's mightiest medieval cathedral.
R. W. Apple, Jr.
I am not a Catholic; but I consider the Christian idea, which has its roots in Greek thought and in the course of the centuries has nourished all of our European civilization, as something that one cannot renounce without becoming degraded.
If Germany, thanks to Hitler and his successors, were to enslave the European nations and destroy most of the treasures of their past, future historians would certainly pronounce that she had civilized Europe.
Europe has a press that stresses opinions; America a press, radio, and television that emphasize news.
You're thinking of Europe as Germany and France. I don't. I think that's old Europe.
Europe was created by history. America was created by philosophy.
Morals are in all countries the result of legislation and government; they are not African or Asian or European: they are good or bad.
Americans are uneasy with their possessions, guilty about power, all of which is difficult for Europeans to perceive because they are themselves so truly materialistic, so versed in the uses of power.
The American character looks always as if it had just had a rather bad haircut, which gives it, in our eyes at any rate, a greater humanity than the European, which even among its beggars has an all too professional air.
For my own part, I had rather suffer any inconvenience from having to work occasionally in chambers and kitchen... than witness the subservience in which the menial class is held in Europe.
A specter is haunting Europe - the specter of communism.
Women have no sympathy and my experience of women is almost as large as Europe.
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