47 Total Quotes

Jiang Zemin Quotes

To ensure our people these rights is in itself a major contribution to the progress of the world human rights cause,
Jiang Zemin
#Human Rights

China will continue to make its efforts in upholding peace and stability in the world,
Jiang Zemin
#Peace

China will continue to support the efforts of the Palestinian people to regain their legitimate rights, including the establishment of an independent state,
Jiang Zemin
#People

Streamlining the army with Chinese characteristics is the right choice for China in military modernization,
Jiang Zemin
#Army

Only by sticking to and perfecting China's socialist political system can we achieve the country's unification, national unity, social stability and economic development,
Jiang Zemin
#Stability

In today's China, which is a large and developing country with a population of over 1.2 billion, top priority should be given to ensuring the greatest possible majority of its people the rights to subsistence and development. Otherwise there would be no other right to speak of,
Jiang Zemin
#Country

China-Russia strategic cooperation has become a positive factor stimulating the multi-polarity of the world,
Jiang Zemin
#Cooperation

It takes two hands to clap.
Jiang Zemin
#Chinese Leader

widespread use of torture, persecution of minority groups and the denial of freedom of speech, association and religion
Jiang Zemin
#Denial

The extremely hard and bitter struggle against the floods, the severe test of life and death, and the experience of braving wind and storm together have strengthened the flesh-and-blood ties between the party and the masses and the fish-and-water relationship between the army and the people,
Jiang Zemin
#Death

made great progress in advancing friendly cooperation and exchanges in the fields of politics, economy, trade, science and technology in recent years.
Jiang Zemin
#Cooperation

The army should help local governments in combating all forms of terrorist activities,
Jiang Zemin
#Army

World peace and security will be safeguarded if the new security concept with the principles of mutual trust, mutual benefit, equality and cooperation as its core is followed.
Jiang Zemin
#Peace

the prospect for cooperation between us has become broader rather than narrower.
Jiang Zemin
#Cooperation

I think the bilateral relationship is a strategic partnership of equality and mutual respect. We will not form an alliance, and this kind of long-term relationship is not directed against another country,
Jiang Zemin
#Equality

It is the common aspiration of the international community to safeguard the Security Council's authority when dealing with significant issues like the Iraq issue,
Jiang Zemin
#Authority

The People's Liberation Army should play the role of shock troops, overcoming fatigue and sharpening vigilance to make new contributions,
Jiang Zemin
#Army

Our army is the people's army that is under the absolute leadership of the party,
Jiang Zemin
#Army

I believe that through the joint efforts of China and the U.S., my visit will deepen our mutual understanding, broaden our common ground and promote friendship and cooperation between our two countries, and that China-U.S. relations will enter a new stage of development,
Jiang Zemin
#Understanding

To ensure unity and stability in the party and country, we must adopt the 'double-fisted' approach of hitting out at the mistakes of both the left and right [wings],
Jiang Zemin
#Country

insist on peaceful negotiation to find a political solution to the Kosovo conflict. Otherwise, the Kosovo problem will only grow worse, and the situation in the Balkans will become even more turbulent.
Jiang Zemin
#Conflict

I believe the statement President Clinton delivered earlier this morning also stressed his mode of handling China-U.S. relations in a positive manner,
Jiang Zemin
#Believe

steadily expand its opening-up program in terms of commodity and service trade, and create a level playing field for a fair and transparent competition between Chinese and overseas enterprises.
Jiang Zemin
#Service

The theory of relativity worked out by Mr. Einstein, which is in the domain of natural science, I believe can also be applied to the political field. Both democracy and human rights are relative concepts - and not absolute and general.
Jiang Zemin
#Chinese Leader

Talk politics, talk about study and talk positively.
Jiang Zemin
#Chinese Leader

I have visited many countries and I see that when people have an accident, the two groups involved, the two parts always say 'excuse me',
Jiang Zemin
#People

Sino-Russian relations have made significant progress.
Jiang Zemin
#Progress

The United States must do something favorable to the smooth development of Sino-U.S. relations, rather than make remarks that confuse right and wrong and are harmful to relations,
Jiang Zemin
#United States

It is China's view that Sino-U.S. relations should be dealt with from a strategic and long-term perspective, and the differences between the two countries handled in a proper way.
Jiang Zemin
#Perspective

Democracy is not an absolute concept. On the contrary, it is relative, it is relative to the characteristics of each country,
Jiang Zemin
#Democracy