"We've got to demonstrate why European unity and integration, our vast single market, our single currency, equip us with the strength to embrace globalization."
"We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face... we must do that which we think we cannot."Peter Mandelson on Eleanor Roosevelt
"That which does not kill us makes us stronger."Peter Mandelson on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved."Peter Mandelson on Helen Keller
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."Peter Mandelson on John F. Kennedy
"The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places."Peter Mandelson on Ernest Hemingway
"I do not share the half-in, half-out attitude to the EU of some in Britain. Britain's place is in Europe."