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#1. Suffering degrades, embitters and enrages. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#2. There is a time to be quiet and a time to talk. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#3. I knew some of the army quite well. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#4. As long as there is no law in Burma, any individual here can be arrested at any time. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#5. If you are feeling helpless, help someone. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#6. I think I should be active politically. Because I look upon myself as a politician. That's not a dirty work you know. Some people think that there are something wrong with politicians. Of course, something wrong with some politicians. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#7. Fear is not the natural state of civilized people. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#8. I don't want Burma to be a basket case forever. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#9. San Suu's story will always involve politics, but the essence is the love story. - Author: Michelle Yeoh
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#10. You have a great many things to do when you are under house arrest. On the one hand, it is more comfortable than sitting in prison; on the other hand, you have to look after a household, which is strenuous under such circumstances. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#11. With the right kind of institutions, starting with the rule of law, Burma could progress very quickly. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#12. If you choose to do something, then you shouldn't say it's a sacrifice, because nobody forced you to do it. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#13. Every kindness I received, small or big, convinced me that there could never be enough of it in the world. Kindness, can change the lives of people. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#14. I don't want to see the military falling. I want to see the military rising to dignified heights of professionalism and true patriotism. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#15. Every thought, every word, and every action that adds to the positive and the wholesome is a contribution to peace. Each and every one of us is capable of making such a contribution. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#16. The quintessential revolution is that of spirit. Without this, the forces which produce the inequalities of the old order will continue to operate. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#17. I think one must take responsibility for one's actions and one's decisions. But one should never take
one should never assume that everything that happens for the good is achieved by one's self alone. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#18. I don't believe in people just hoping. We work for what we want. I always say that one has no right to hope without endeavor, so we work to try and bring about the situation that is necessary for the country, and we are confident that we will get to the negotiation table at one time or another. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#19. I don't understand why people say that I am full of courage. I feel terribly nervous. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#20. Regime is made up of people, so I do put faces to regimes and governments, so I feel that all human beings have the right to be given the benefit of the doubt, and they also have to be given the right to try to redeem themselves if they so wish. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#21. I could listen to the radio and I had access to books from time to time. Not all the time. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#22. I wish people wouldn't think of me as a saint - unless they agree with the definition of a saint that a saint's a sinner who goes on trying. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#23. Once serious political dialogue has begun, the international community can assume that we have achieved genuine progress along the road to real democratisation. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#24. It is often in the name of cultural integrity as well as social stability and national security that democratic reforms based on human rights are resisted by authoritarian governments. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#25. Please use your liberty to promote ours - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#26. You should never let your fears prevent you from doing what you know is right. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#27. The peace of our world is indivisible. As long as negative forces are getting the better of positive forces anywhere, we are all at risk. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#28. We're nowhere near democracy. I've been released, that's all. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#29. Fear is a habit; I am not afraid. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#30. The judiciary must be strengthened and released from political interference. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#31. People ask me about what sacrifices I've made. I always answer: I've made no sacrifices, I've made choices. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#32. Democracy, like liberty, justice and other social and political rights, is not "given", it is earned through courage, resolution and sacrifice. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#33. In the end, I think people prefer the good to win rather than the bad. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#34. I think sometimes if you are alone, you are freer because your time is your own. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#35. I was a prisoner, but I always felt free because I was not frightened So for me real freedom is freedom from fear. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#36. There is nothing to be gained by being unnecessarily nasty. Violence begets violence. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#37. If suffering were an unavoidable part of our existence, we should try to alleviate it as far as possible in practical, earthly ways. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#38. Assuming the chairmanship of ASEAN isn't going to do anything about improving the lives of people. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#39. The history of the world shows that peoples and societies do not have to pass through a fixed series of stages in the course of development. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#40. I learned to work on a computer years before I was placed under house arrest. Fortunately I had two laptops when I was under house arrest - one an Apple and one a different operating system. I was very proud of that because I know how to use both systems. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#41. Challenges mean opportunities as well. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#42. I only used a cell phone for the first time after I was released. I had difficulty coping with it because it seemed so small and insubstantial. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#43. Democracy is when the people keep a government in check. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#44. If you give in to intimidation, you'll go on being intimidated - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#45. I have been free for more than a month. Some people may think that that is long enough. Others may think that that is not quite long enough. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#46. How can you call it a sacrifice when you choose to do something because you believe in it? - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#47. My attitude is, do as much as I can while I'm free. And if I'm arrested I'll still do as much as I can. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#48. I was surprised by the response of young people because there is a perception that those younger than the 1988 generation are not interested in politics. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#49. You may not think about politics, but politics think about you. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#50. The true measure of the justice of a system is the amount of protection it guarantees to the weakest. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#51. If the restrictions on the work of my party and on me personally are not removed in the very, very near future - that is in a matter of days - I think the United States should start thinking seriously of sanctions. This is really about as bad as it has ever been. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#52. If you do nothing you get nothing. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#53. I think more women should be involved in politics for the good of the human race. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#54. When you decide to follow a certain path, you should follow it to the end and not be diverted from it for personal reasons. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#55. If I was afraid of being killed, I would never speak out against the government. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#56. People keep saying I've changed. I used to be confrontational. But I'm - I haven't changed. It was - it's just that circumstances have changed. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#57. We want to empower our people; we want to strengthen them; we want to provide them with the kind of qualifications that will enable them to build up their own country themselves. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#58. The good ruler sublimates his needs as an individual to the service of the nation. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#59. I would like to have seen my sons growing up. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#60. A most insidious form of fear is that which masquerades as common sense or even wisdom, condemning as foolish, reckless, insignificant or futile the small, daily acts of courage which help to preserve man's self-respect and inherent human dignity. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#61. Investment that only goes to enrich an already wealthy elite bent on monopolizing both economic and political power cannot contribute toward egalite and justice
the foundation stones for a sound democracy. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#62. I do protect human rights, and I hope I shall always be looked up as a champion of human rights. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#63. I don't think you can work on feelings in politics, apart from anything else, political change can come very unexpectedly, sometimes overnight when you least expect it. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#64. A lot of the roads, bridges, railways, and such are built through the use of forced labor, and that is causing the people great suffering. What we put into this in the form of human suffering is not worth what comes out of it. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#65. All military regimes use security as the reason why they should remain in power. It's nothing original. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#66. In general people feel more relaxed about participating in politics. They aren't frightened as they used to be. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#67. Whatever help we may want from the international community now or in the future, we want to make sure that this help is tailored to help our people to help themselves. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#68. After all it was my father who founded the Burmese army and I do have a sense of warmth towards the Burmese army. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#69. I don't believe in professional dissidents. I think it's just a phase, like adolescence. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#70. Sometimes I didn't even have enough money to eat. I became so weak from malnourishment that my hair fell out, and I couldn't get out of bed. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#71. We pray that Aung San Suu Kyi and her country are now on a path to freedom - Author: Desmond Tutu
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#72. People should be concerned about installing a more sensible, responsible government. What we [the burmese] need is a government that is accountable and transparent, so that the people know what it is doing and can judge for themselves whether or not they like what is being done. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#73. All repressive laws must be revoked, and laws introduced to protect the rights of the people. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#74. In his twilight years Hmaing became a supporter of leftist politics while remaining a devout Buddhist. It is open to question how much he actually absorbed of the Marxist socialist ideologies embraced by many of his young disciples. Khitsan - Author: Suu Kyi, Aung San
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#75. The four basic ingredients for success are: you must have the will to want something; you must have the right kind of attitude; you must have perseverance, and then you must have wisdom. Then you combine these four and then you get to where you want to get to. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#76. It's good to know that the people of different countries are really concerned and involved in the movement to help Burma. I think in some ways it's better to have the people of the world on your side than the governments of the world, even if governments can be more effective in certain directions. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#77. What does Burma have to give the United States? We can give you the opportunity to engage with people who are ready and willing to change a society. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#78. I think I was the healthiest prisoner of conscience in the world. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#79. I am prepared to talk with anyone. I have no personal grudge toward anybody. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#80. Freedom must be demanded and defended, by those who have been denied it and by those who are already free - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#81. Freedom and democracy are dreams you never give up. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#82. It is man's vision of a world fit for rational, civilized humanity which leads him to dare and to suffer to build societies free from want and fear. Concepts such as truth, justice and compassion cannot be dismissed as trite when these are often the only bulwarks which stand against ruthless power. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#83. One person alone can't do anything as important as bringing genuine democracy to a country. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#84. I was a bit of a coward when I was small. I was terribly frightened of the dark. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#85. In politics, you also have to be cautiously optimistic. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#86. Unless there is free and fair competition, there can't be healthy economic development. And what we have in Burma now is not an open-market economy that allows free and fair competition, but a form of colonialism makes a few people very, very wealthy. It's what you would crony capitalism. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#87. I look upon myself as a politician. That isn't a dirty word. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#88. The value systems of those with access to power and of those far removed from such access cannot be the same. The viewpoint of the privileged is unlike that of the underprivileged. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#89. Sometimes, 24 hours can bring a total revolutionary change. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#90. I think by now I have made it fairly clear that I am not very happy with the word hope. I don't believe in people just hoping. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#91. Absolute peace in our world is an unattainable goal. But it is one towards which we must continue to journey, our eyes fixed on it as a traveller in a desert fixes his eyes on the one guiding star that will lead him to salvation. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#92. When the Nobel Committee chose to honor me, the road I had chosen of my own free will became a less lonely path to follow. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#93. Dissidents can't be dissidents forever; we are dissidents because we don't want to be dissidents. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#94. The people of my country want the two freedoms that spell security: freedom from want and freedom from fear. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#95. If you feel helpless, go help someone. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#96. It is not power that corrupts but fear. Fear of losing power corrupts those who wield it and fear of the scourge of power corrupts those who are subject to it. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#97. In societies where men are truly confident of their own worth, women are not merely tolerated but valued.
(From a speech read on video on August 31, 1995 before the NGO Forum on Women, Beijing, China) - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#98. Saints, it has been said, are the sinners who go on trying. So free men and women are the oppressed who go on trying and who in the process make themselves fit to bear the responsibilities and uphold the disciplines which will maintain a free society. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#99. Every government must consider the security of the country. That is just part of the responsibilities of any government. But true security can only come out of unity within a country where there are so many ethnic nationalities. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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#100. If you want to bring an end to long-standing conflict, you have to be prepared to compromise. - Author: Aung San Suu Kyi
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