"The right combination is between a free economy and social policy that addresses the needs of society and creates equal opportunity."
"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."Benjamin Netanyahu 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."Benjamin Netanyahu on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Benjamin Netanyahu on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Benjamin Netanyahu on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Benjamin Netanyahu on Mahatma Gandhi
"You don't have people chanting 'Death to America' in Israel."
"The purpose of the Jewish state is to secure the Jewish future. That is why Israel must always have the ability to defend itself, against any threat."
"The Israeli government has proved over the past year its commitment to peace, both in words and deeds. By contrast, the Palestinians are posing preconditions for renewing the diplomatic process in a way they have not done over the course of 16 years."
"There is a fundamental situation in which the country has reached rock bottom, that a mother can't send her children out of the house in the morning. The country has reached rock bottom and this needs to be changed."
"I can tell you one thing, Iran is closer to developing nuclear weapons today than it was a week ago, or a month ago or a year ago. It's just moving on with its efforts."