"For young girls, whom I meet a lot when I travel around the country, it will be a big thing. It will really show them that there's no post in Denmark that a girl can't aspire to."
"It is better to travel well than to arrive."Helle Thorning-Schmidt on Buddha
"Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends."Helle Thorning-Schmidt on Maya Angelou
"One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more."Helle Thorning-Schmidt on Thomas Jefferson
"Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not."Helle Thorning-Schmidt on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page."Helle Thorning-Schmidt on Saint Augustine
"Denmark needs change, Denmark needs to move on and Denmark needs my leadership."