"There's a dance of mutual destruction going on between the media and politicians."
"We all construct worldviews that give us a sense of meaning. Mostly it is about belonging to a group and having a sense of identity and purpose. "
"Being passionate about issues is fine, but being passionate about the exercise of power rings alarm bells. "
"In the end we won't be judged as a society solely by our growth statistics or economic activity graphs. We will be judged by the quality of the life that we foster for all members of the community and the compassion we show for the disadvantaged. "