” Sometimes James Bond movies drive me crazy. They’re fun to watch, but they don’t have anything to do at all with what intelligence officers really do. “


” Intelligence services exist to do things that are illegal abroad. They exist to tell lies. “


” The ISI is above all a paramilitary organization. It doesn’t do all that much collection of intelligence. It’s not a very good spy agency, but it’s good at running covert action. “


” We have a complicated intelligence relationship with France. We have a complicated intelligence relationship with other – with other allies. “



All 4 David Ignatius Quotes about Intelligence in picture


Sometimes James Bond movies drive me crazy. They
Intelligence services exist to do things that are illegal abroad. They exist to tell lies.
The ISI is above all a paramilitary organization. It doesn
We have a complicated intelligence relationship with France. We have a complicated intelligence relationship with other - with other allies.