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" Detention without trial is history in Malaysia. "
" I keep on saying, being moderate is fundamental to Islam. "
" If we can increase the share of Islamic finance for the world, countries can benefit - and certainly, Malaysia can benefit from that. "
" For many decades, Myanmar was on the receiving end of very public diplomatic scoldings, often backed up by sanctions. "
" As a leader of a majority-Muslim nation, I believe Islamic countries must better understand what young people aspire to. "
" Homosexuality is acceptable in the West. "
" I've made Umno more democratic, more inclusive. Of course, by doing that, I'm putting myself at risk. "
" My heart reaches out to those whose loved ones were lost on MH17. "
" What I'm trying to do is get a change in the mindset so people move from a level of mere tolerance to total acceptance and eventually to celebrate diversity. If you feel comfortable with one another, it doesn't matter whether we live in which neighbourhood but we can interact with one another freely. It's a mindset. "
" People willy-nilly borrow for consumption. Civil servants willy-nilly borrow for consumption and then wonder why they don't have enough money at the end of the month. "
" As you know with the Arab Spring, there were no dividends. "
" I think the rise of China is inevitable, because China has moved from a low-cost producer, at low levels of technology, to higher levels of technology, and because it's very competitive, even in some high-tech products they offer at very competitive rates - much lower than their competitors. "
" There's good economic progress in Malaysia. People have a lot to look forward to. "
" Instead of passing on choppy waters to the next generation, we should endeavor to leave them a calmer sea. "
" After choosing monetary union, further political union and workable governance in Europe was always going to be necessary. "
" Together we will act to bring about national reconciliation, secure Malaysia's economic future, and build a stronger, more harmonious society. "
" I am concerned if 25 percent of Americans think that President Obama is a Muslim. I mean, it's obviously a lack of knowledge. But also, it's for the Muslims as well, you know, because a small numbers of Muslims have really painted a very negative image of Islam. "
" You must make sure that the majority of the people are not marginalized. "
" Prostitution and corruption are two things that mankind has had to live with for so long. "
" It so happens, in Malaysia, the people who are in a way not doing as well constitute the majority of the people - the Bumiputeras. "
" Economic progress and better education have directly resulted in the birth of a class of voters who are better informed, very demanding and highly critical. "
" We can transform the government and the economy, as well as democracy, in Malaysia. "
" Many young Muslims see no opportunities for themselves and do not feel they have control over their lives or a stake in their nation's future. Such pessimism leads to disengagement. We risk losing a generation of young Muslims to apathy and extremism. "
" You should allow professors to become really outstanding academicians, recognised worldwide, and you should reward them. "
" The word 'change' has been abused so many times. "
" As the leader of Southeast Asia's oldest democracy, I am always keen to share our experiences. In the half-century since independence, we have found that steady reform is the best way to secure lasting stability. It is a process that continues in Malaysia to this day. "
" I'm quite an advocate of free trade. "
" This mandate that I seek is about continuity and sustainability against disruption and stagnation, about moving forward versus regressing. We have to safeguard what we have already achieved. We cannot put at risk what we have; we cannot gamble away our future. "
" It's very alarming to see what's happening in the Muslim world. And it's about time we come to our senses and realize that moderation is the only path that will ensure peace and stability for the Muslim world, and for the wider world. "
" The disappearance of MH370 has tested our collective resolve. "
" In any society, there will be the whole spectrum of views. You will get the extremists on the far right and also the far left. "