"Because of my parents' love of democracy, we came to America after being driven twice from our home in Czechoslovakia - first by Hitler and then by Stalin."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Madeleine Albright on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Madeleine Albright on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Madeleine Albright on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Madeleine Albright on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Madeleine Albright on Robert Frost
"As strong as the United States is, we can't deal with terrorism alone."
"The best book, like the best speech, will do it all - make us laugh, think, cry and cheer - preferably in that order."
"Really, I have to laugh because there was a whole set of stories that made me sound like the Dragon Lady, you know, 'tough this and tough that.' Then there is this business about 'gooey.' The bottom line is I am a pragmatic idealist."
"Well I do think, when there are more women, that the tone of the conversation changes, and also the goals of the conversation change. But it doesn't mean that the whole world would be a lot better if it were totally run by women. If you think that, you've forgotten high school."
"We will not be intimidated or pushed off the world stage by people who do not like what we stand for, and that is, freedom, democracy and the fight against disease, poverty and terrorism."