Northern Ireland quotations

These pages contain quotations from or about the Troubles in Northern Ireland. These quotations have been researched, selected and compiled by Alpha History authors. They contain statements and remarks about Northern Ireland and the Troubles by notable political figures, military and paramilitary commanders, contemporaries and historians. New quotations are being added to these pages in September 2017 and suggestions are most welcome. If you would like to suggest a quotation, please contact Alpha History.

Background to Northern Ireland

Civil rights and unrest

Republicans (coming soon)

Loyalists (coming soon)

The British intervention

The Long War

The peace process