"I'm not an American but I have always had the outsiders' respect for the American people and the American way."
"An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law."Christiane Amanpour on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."Christiane Amanpour on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."Christiane Amanpour on Albert Einstein
"Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery."Christiane Amanpour on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."Christiane Amanpour on Abraham Lincoln
"We manage the fear, I manage the fear, but it certainly takes its toll, the strain does."
"We in the press, by our power, can actually undermine leadership."
"And one thing that I always believed and that I knew for certain was that I could never have sustained a personal relationship while I worked this hard, or while I was that driven this intensely by the story."
"If we have no respect for our viewers, then how can we have any respect for ourselves and what we do?"
"I leave CNN with the utmost respect, love and admiration for the company and everyone who works here. This has been my family and shared endeavor for the past 27 years, and I am forever grateful and proud of all that we have accomplished."