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Jordan seeks to play only one role, that of a model state. It is our aim to set an example for our Arab brethren, not on
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"Jordan seeks to play only one role, that of a model state. It is our aim to set an example for our Arab brethren, not one that they need follow but one that will inspire them to seek a higher, happier destiny within their own borders"

- King Hussein I

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In this quote, King Hussein I of Jordan reveals his nation's desire to be a good example for other Arab countries. He mentions that Jordan's only goal is to be a model state, setting an example for its fellow Arab nations. However, he clarifies that this example is not one that they must follow, however rather one that will motivate them to strive for a much better and more flourishing future within their own borders. This reveals Jordan's commitment to promoting unity and development among Arab nations, while likewise appreciating their individual sovereignty. King Hussein I's words reflect the nation's goal to be a positive impact and leader in the area.

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Jordan Flag This quote is written / told by King Hussein I between November 14, 1935 and February 7, 1999. He/she was a famous Statesman from Jordan. The author also have 29 other quotes.

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