"My hope is that we will turn Greece into maybe the most transparent country in the world with everything on the web."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."George Papandreou on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."George Papandreou on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."George Papandreou on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."George Papandreou on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."George Papandreou on Dalai Lama
"At times of distress, we all like to recall the advice of fathers and mothers. The best advice my father gave me was to keep faith and deep confidence in the potential of the Greek people nurture the belief that they can do things."
"I think there is a heritage which I'm proud of, which is a fight for democracy, a fight for social justice, a fight for freedom. My grandfather went to jail or exile six times in his life, fighting for his principles for democracy, or for his country. And my father twice."
"The Marshall Plan was after destruction, and the U.S. came to our help and obviously this was very, very important for the future of Europe. I think now we have all the capabilities of doing it on our own and, in a sense, we have to."
"In ancient Greece, politics and the market were not decoupled."
"I have always said I will be in politics to serve as best as I can and it will take me wherever it will take me."