Names and individuals are unimportant when Germany's final fate is at stake.
Quoted in "Nazi conspiracy and aggression" - Page 3 - 1946
Allow me to say how manly and humanly great of you I think this is. Your courageous and firm intervention have met with nothing but recognition throughout the entire world. I congratulate you for all you have given anew to the German nation by crushing the intended second revolution.Franz Von Papen
But Hitler didn't strive for the annihilation of the Jews - he stressed that fact in public life and in the newspapers. Hitler merely said at the beginning that Jewish influence was too great, that of all the lawyers in Berlin, eighty percent were Jewish. Hitler thought that a small percentage of the people, the Jews, should not be allowed to control the theater, cinema, radio, et cetera.Franz Von Papen
We decline the claim to power by parties which want to own their followers body and soul, and which want to put themselves over and above the whole nation.Franz Von Papen
The hope in the hearts of millions of national socialists can be fulfilled only by an authoritarian government.Franz Von Papen
It is to be hoped that the leaders of this movement will place the nation above the party.Franz Von Papen