"What does Burma have to give the United States? We can give you the opportunity to engage with people who are ready and willing to change a society."
"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."Aung San Suu Kyi on Mahatma Gandhi
"An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life."Aung San Suu Kyi on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Aung San Suu Kyi on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Aung San Suu Kyi on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Aung San Suu Kyi on Mahatma Gandhi
"Even one voice can be heard loudly all over the world in this day and age."
"At this age, I should be leading a quiet life."
"Maybe it is something to do with age, but I have become fonder of poetry than of prose."
"I think sometimes if you are alone, you are freer because your time is your own."
"One person alone can't do anything as important as bringing genuine democracy to a country."