Benigno Aquino III short quotes

I had a simple goal in life: to be true to my parents and our country as an honorable son, a caring brother, and a good citizen.

I had a simple goal in life: to be true to my parents and our country as an honorable son, a caring brother, and a good citizen.

With proper governance, life will improve for all. ---->>>

I will not only not steal, but I will run after thieves. ---->>>

I'm not concentrated or concerned with any other factors rather than just being able to do the best job that I can. ---->>>

I was put into office by the people who believed in my idea that corruption is the root of poverty; that an end to corruption would mean an end to poverty. ---->>>

I want to make democracy work not only for the rich and the well connected but for everyone. ---->>>

When my father was assassinated, I decided that I would not compete with his memory, but the priority would be to achieve his dream. ---->>>

Although I was born to famous parents, I know and feel the problems of ordinary citizens.

Although I was born to famous parents, I know and feel the problems of ordinary citizens.

The message has to be sent that if you commit a crime there has to be punishment. ---->>>

The focus of my administration is, if somebody decides to work abroad, then it has to be from choice as opposed to necessity. ---->>>

I am from the class that has, in a sense, benefited from the status quo, but everyone still gets victimized. ---->>>

President Obama and I recognize the importance of strong economic engagement for the continued growth of both the Philippines and the United States. ---->>>

The Philippines is for the Philippines. We can defend ourselves. ---->>>

The Philippines is strategically located and blessed with the greatest resource: its people, who are hard-working, very loyal, and very adaptive. ---->>>

I started out in public service in 1998 after the Asian financial crisis of '97. ---->>>

If we say yes to something we believe is wrong now, what guarantee is there that the wrong will not be further exacerbated down the line? ---->>>

Peace in the Middle East is of prime importance to the Philippines, due to the presence of around 2 million of our countrymen working in that region. ---->>>

Perhaps the strongest signal of reengagement with Southeast Asia was the U.S.'s accession to the Southeast Asian Treaty of Amity and Cooperation. ---->>>

The people want to go back to the time when democracy was in full bloom. ---->>>

The United States is a key ally, a strategic partner, and a reliable friend of the Philippines. ---->>>

You may have the might, but that does not necessarily make you right. ---->>>

I think President Obama, like myself, is a multitasker. ---->>>

I've been called 'hardheaded,' 'obstinate,' 'unreasonable,' etc. ---->>>

Mom's paintings are a very small part of the legacy she left behind. ---->>>

One of the things my father taught me was you should not exclude those who are opposed to your ideas. ---->>>

The mandate given to me was one of change. ---->>>

We don't get typhoons in December. They normally end by September. A typhoon happening in October is considered a late event. ---->>>

When the Walkman was the craze in my generation, I was one of the first to have it. ---->>>

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