Quotation from David Ben Gurion “Concepts of ours and not ours ...lose their meaning during war” — Feb. 1948

Addressing the leaders of the Jewish National Fund in early February.

Author : Thematics :
" The war will give us the land. Concepts of ‘ours’ and ‘not ours’ are peace-time concepts only, and they lose their meaning during war. "

Meron Benvenisti, Sacred Landscape: The Buried History of the Holy Land . Berkeley: University of California Press, 2000, note 7, p.120.

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