Famous quote by Slobodan Milosevic

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Countries under foreign command quickly forget their history, their past, their tradition, their national symbols, their
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"Countries under foreign command quickly forget their history, their past, their tradition, their national symbols, their way of living, often their own literary language"

- Slobodan Milosevic

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In this quote, Slobodan Milosevic is highlighting the unfavorable impacts of being under foreign control. He suggests that when a country is under the command of a foreign power, they tend to lose touch with their own history, traditions, and way of life. This can lead to a loss of nationwide identity and a forgetting of important cultural symbols. Furthermore, Milosevic explains that being under foreign command can also lead to a loss of language, as the dominant language of the managing power often becomes the main means of communication. Overall, this quote functions as a caution against the dangers of losing one's cultural heritage and nationwide identity under foreign influence.

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This quote is written / told by Slobodan Milosevic between August 20, 1941 and March 11, 2006. He/she was a famous Criminal. The author also have 14 other quotes.

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