95 Total Quotes

Silvio Berlusconi Quotes

Pain is at this time a feeling shared by the entire nation. But we also feel pride for the courage and humanity with which our troops ... have worked and still work to make the situation tolerable for children, women, the elderly and the weak who live in that martyred region.
Silvio Berlusconi
#Courage

Relations between Italy and the United States are strong,, ... strong commitment to the freedom of people in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Silvio Berlusconi
#Afghanistan

A hungry man is not a free man. Freedom from hunger is a fundamental right. Without this freedom, such fundamental right cannot exist.
Silvio Berlusconi
#Freedom

Italy will always be grateful to the United States for what this country has been doing to free us from totalitarianism in the past century,
Silvio Berlusconi
#Country

The political tradition of ancient thought, filtered in Italy by Machiavelli, says one thing clearly: every prince needs allies, and the bigger the responsibility, the more allies he needs.
Silvio Berlusconi
#Italian Statesman #Italy

We are not a civilized country if we can read in a newspaper what a lady tells her boyfriend or husband,
Silvio Berlusconi
#Boyfriend

The link between my experience as an entrepreneur and that of a politician is all in one word: freedom.
Silvio Berlusconi
#Italian Statesman #Experience

I'm not a traditional politician, and I have a sense of humor. I'll try to soften it and become boring, maybe even very boring, but I'm not sure if I'll be able to.
Silvio Berlusconi
#Humorous #Italian Statesman

Only I can turn this country around.
Silvio Berlusconi
#Italian Statesman #Country

We are grateful to him for the tireless and difficult work he carried out unstintingly against all forms of totalitarianism, violence, oppression and moral degradation, all in the name of the values of the Catholic Church, which are the supreme values of human dignity and solidarity.
Silvio Berlusconi
#Work

Defender and promoter of freedom and democracy
Silvio Berlusconi
#Democracy

Not even the economy is doing so badly,
Silvio Berlusconi
#Economy

[Street TV stations, Vitali said, are a] symptom of the anomaly in the country where so much is concentrated in the hands of one man, ... a political gesture - the size of the audience wasn't important.
Silvio Berlusconi
#Country

Both public and private television have been full of shows, opinion makers and people who attack Berlusconi or make satire about Berlusconi, often overstepping the threshold of truth and good taste,
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#People

I tried many times to convince the American president not to go to war,
Silvio Berlusconi
#War

I have never been convinced that war was the best system to make a country democratic and help it escape dictatorship, even a bloody one,
Silvio Berlusconi
#Country

I was never convinced that war was the best system to bring democracy to the country and to get rid of a bloody dictatorship, ... I tried several times to convince the American president to not go to war.
Silvio Berlusconi
#Country

I was never convinced that war was the best way to succeed in bringing democracy to a country and in leading it out of a bloody dictatorship,
Silvio Berlusconi
#Country

I was never convinced that war was the best system to bring democracy to the country.
Silvio Berlusconi
#Italian Statesman #Country

in their fight against terrorism.
Silvio Berlusconi
#Terrorism

a habit for me to come pay homage to the president in the Oval Office.
Silvio Berlusconi
#Habit

I have never been convinced war was the best way to succeed in making a country democratic and extract it from [a] ... bloody dictatorship, ... I tried on several occasions to convince the American president not to wage war.
Silvio Berlusconi
#Country

On the contrary, I tried on numerous occasions to convince the American president not to go to war. I did what was within my capabilities to avoid that happening.
Silvio Berlusconi
#War #Italian Statesman

it would have been better to avoid military action.
Silvio Berlusconi
#Action