"Psychology is as important as substance. If you treat people with respect, they will go out of their way to accommodate you. If you treat them in a patronizing way, they will go out of their way to make your life difficult."
"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."Mohamed ElBaradei on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."Mohamed ElBaradei on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."Mohamed ElBaradei 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."Mohamed ElBaradei on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."Mohamed ElBaradei on Abraham Lincoln
"Challenging the integrity of the non-proliferation regime is a matter which can affect international peace and security."
"The Nobel Peace Prize is a powerful message. A durable peace is not a single achievement, but an environment, a process and a commitment."
"Well, first of all, we now have everybody with the exception of India, Pakistan, and Israel, and I don't think these three countries are going to join by simply providing them an incentive, in terms of technology."