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" My parents told me that children were taken from their families in 1941, and my mother had a child taken from her - with the goal of saving him. "
" If the nation is not capable of preserving itself and reproducing, if it loses it vital bearings and ideals, then it doesn't need foreign enemies - it will fall apart on its own. "
" Above all, such sports as judo, in my view, teach people to relate to each other. They teach us to respect a partner, teach us to understand that an externally weak partner can not only put up worthy resistance, but, if you relax and take too much for granted, may even win. "
" Nobody and nothing will stop Russia on the road to strengthening democracy and ensuring human rights and freedoms. "
" The state security bodies should not be seen as an institution that works against society and the state; one needs to understand what makes them work against their own people. "
" If there are people who act outside the law, then the state must use legal means to impose law in the interests of majority. That's the way it's done in the U.S., and that's the way it's done in Russia. "
" Our military might is the guarantor of Russia's security and independence. "
" The leaders of the world's largest economies agreed during the November 2008 G20 summit not to create barriers hindering global trade and capital flows. Russia shares these principles. "
" The task of the government is not only to pour honey into a cup, but sometimes to give bitter medicine. "
" Those who fight corruption should be clean themselves. "
" The United States and Russian security services regularly exchange information. "
" China is a great country with a great culture, populated by fascinating, industrious and talented people. "
" A considerable share of the world's population still cannot afford comfortable housing, education and quality health care. "
" I was brought up in a very ordinary family, in fact, a worker's family. Both my father and mother were ordinary citizens. "
" I go to the gym, I swim daily and from time to time I meet with friends and do extra-curricular stuff. "
" We don't need a weakened government but a strong government that would take responsibility for the rights of the individual and care for the society as a whole. "
" I believe that the presidential term should be limited. "
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" It is necessary to suppress any extremist actions, on all sides, regardless of their origin. "
" Our society, including the liberals, must understand that there must be order. "
" Indeed, Russia and the U.S. were allies during the two tragic conflicts of the Second and the First World Wars, which allows us to think there's something objectively bringing us together in difficult times, and I think - I believe - it has to do with geopolitical interests and also has a moral component. "
" How can a bureaucrat or a politician be trusted if he says loud words for the sake of Russia's good while trying to take his funds, his money abroad? "
" I believe the U.S. already understands and will understand more and more that only a strong Russia will respond to the genuine interests of the United States. "
" The Declaration on Strategic Partnership between India and Russia signed in October 2000 became a truly historic step. The developments in the first decade of the 21 century confirmed that it was a particularly significant and timely step. "
" Iraq is a small but very proud nation. "
" President Obama hasn't been elected by the American people in order to be pleasant to Russia. "
" If you aspire to be a leader of your own country, you must speak your own language, for God's sake. "
" It's alarming that military intervention in internal conflicts in foreign countries has become commonplace for the United States. "
" In line with international law, only the U.N. Security Council could sanction the use of force against a sovereign state. Any other pretext or method which might be used to justify the use of force against an independent sovereign state are inadmissible and can only be interpreted as an aggression. "
" I spend a little time every day to play sports. "
" The whole world recognizes Russia's cultural achievements. It is impossible to imagine the world culture without Russian culture, without our music and literature. "
" I have never stated Russia is an energy superpower, but we have more reserves than almost anybody else. We have always behaved, and we will continue to behave, in a responsible way. We intend to participate in the elaboration of common rules in the energy sector and to abide by rules which are developed together. "