“We claim Islam as Deen or a complete way of life.”
- Pervez Musharraf,
former President of Pakistan
“It’s more important to try to do something for the crores of poor people of my country.”
- Imran Khan,
Prime Minister of Pakistan
“In my opinion, the most important thing in governance is management control.”
- Joko Widodo,
President of Indonesia.
“We need to see a Palestinian state.”
- Abdel Fattah al-Sisi,
President of Egypt.
“Both my mother-in-law and Rajiv made it easy for me. I feel very Indian and am not conscious of being an Italian in India.”
- Sonia Gandhi,
“Justice to all, appeasement of none - our party believes in this.”
- Rajnath Singh,
Indian Defence Minister.
“Making money is a happiness. And that’s a great incentive. Making other people happy is a super-happiness.”
- Muhammad Yunus,
“Women are the victims of this patriarchal culture, but they are also its carriers. Let us keep in mind that every oppressive man was raised in the confines of his mother’s home.”
Iranian political activist
“For as long as I am alive, I will not rest in my desire to lead my people out of an abyss of corruption and poverty.”
- Fawzia Koofi,
“This law makes a man insecure, this law is an attempt to make Pakistan a Western colony again.”
– Fazlur Rehman,
“It is understandable that the patience of some important members of the Security Council is running out.”
– Munir Akram,
Pakistan Permanent Representative at UN.
“When I was the Foreign Minister we made a lot of progress on all outstanding issues including Jammu and Kashmir.”
- Khurshid Mahmud Kasuri,
“I have to say I like Obama a lot. His record is the best. He’s always been vocal about his opposition to the war in Iraq. Frankly, he seems very good in a lot of ways.”
- Fatima Bhutto, author.
“The murder of Pakistan’s first prime minister heralded the imminent derailment of the political process and the onset of a brutal political culture of assassinations, sustained by the state’s direct or indirect complicity.”
-Ayesha Jalal, historian.
“Azhar’s appointment as Test captain is okay but if the Board wanted to appoint Babar as white-ball captain, they should have first groomed him as I fear the burden of T20 captaincy will affect his batting.”
- Javed Miandad,
former Test cricketer.
“If I can live life the way I want to, why can’t you do it ?”
– Wasim Akram,
former Test cricketer.
“I sometimes feel that I have been born to attract controversy.”
- Amitabh Bachchan,
“My father didn’t talk to me for 8 years because of my working in showbiz.”
- Maya Ali,
“If I don’t feel confident about my body, I’m not going to sit at home and feel sorry for myself and not do something about it.”