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" I ask to be judged on the issue of unemployment. "
" My real adversary has no name, no face, no party. It will never be elected, yet it governs - the adversary is the world of finance. "
" The British people have decided to leave. It is a sad decision but one which I respect. The vote puts the European Union in difficulties. It must recognise its shortfalls. "
" Long live the Republic, and long live France. "
" I must demonstrate I'm closer to people - a simpler, calmer presence, yet someone who can also make decisions and obtain promised results. "
" As a president I will be like the candidate that I am, a respectful candidate, a rallying candidate, a normal candidate for a normal presidency, at the service of the Republic. "
" Daesh is the enemy of Europe, and Europe cannot live with the idea that the crises that surround it don't have an effect on it. "
" I won't wait until the end of my term to say I made mistakes at the beginning. That's too late. I will try to adopt the proper behaviour, if the French give me the chance, right from the start. "
" I can understand countries don't want to join the euro, but they cannot impede the consolidation and strengthening of the eurozone. "
" The extremists wanted to divide France; it came together. "
" If I become president, France will not continue with the same policies as under Nicolas Sarkozy - both in domestic policy and in foreign and European policy. "
" Our biggest threat is not too much Europe, but too little. "
" If there is not a united policy, this mechanism will not work: it will collapse, and it will... undoubtedly be the end of Schengen, the return of national borders. "
" I will not give way because too many previous governments have backed down. "
" Whoever pays should control; whoever pays should sanction. I agree. But budgetary union should be completed by a partial mutualisation of debts through eurobonds. "
" France wants Britain to remain in the E.U.; indeed, how can we imagine that friendly nation that is our ally and played a role on the international stage could be outside the E.U.? "
" We must do everything to ensure that the Euro 2016 is a success. "
" Before you, I engage myself to serve my country with the devotion and the exemplary that this post demands. I understand responsibilities of the job and, as such, I give a republican salute to Nicolas Sarkozy who has led France for 5 years and who deserves all of our respect. "
" During a term in office there are highs and lows, but what counts is that the goal is set as well as the means to achieve it, and the force we put into getting results. "
" There's always a risk when the candidate becomes president: Will he deliver what is expected of him? "
" I don't want euro bonds that serve to mutualize the entire debt of the countries in the euro zone. That can only work in the longer-term. I want euro bonds to be used to finance targeted investments in future-oriented growth projects. It isn't the same thing. Let's call them 'project bonds' instead of euro bonds. "
" What is happening in the Sahel for the past several months is that terrorists have structured themselves, have installed themselves. It's not simply a menace for west Africa. "
" We will continue to hit those who threaten us. "
" My goal is to put France back on its feet. I have to put this country back on its feet. "
" My mission is to put France back on its feet. The priority is employment. Efforts have to be made, but those efforts must be made fairly. "
" There must be protection of the external borders. "
" ISIL struck France because it is 'free' and 'the nation of human rights'. This is not a war of civilisation, as these assassins don't have any. This is a war against the jihadist menace that threatens not just France. "
" The best thing the Democrats can do is to get Hillary Clinton elected. "
" Is France a northern European export powerhouse, or a Mediterranean indebted and dependent economy? Yes to both. "
" Everyone says Francois Mitterrand had huge charisma. But before he was president they used to call him badly dressed, old, archaic and say he knew nothing about the economy... until the day he was elected. It's called universal suffrage. When you're elected, you become the person that embodies France. "
" Private life is always, at certain times, a challenge. "