Ferdinand Marcos - Quotes

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I often wonder what I will be remembered in history for. Scholar? Military hero? Builder? ---->>>

Leadership is the other side of the coin of loneliness, and he who is a leader must always act alone. And acting alone, accept everything alone.

Leadership is the other side of the coin of loneliness, and he who is a leader must always act alone. And acting alone, accept everything alone.

Once a champion, always a champion. ---->>>

History should not be left to the historians. Rather, be like Churchill. Make history, and then write it. ---->>>

There are many things we do not want about the world. Let us not just mourn them. Let us change them. ---->>>

What we ask of the developed countries is to let the Third World find a third way. ---->>>

I was deposed by a coup d'etat, by friends that I trusted and aided by the American Government. ---->>>

The U.S. State Department has a consistent record of error in the assessment of Asian situations and judging Red Chinese intentions. ---->>>

I do not care how brave a president is; I do not care how many medals he may wear. I do not care how well trained his guards may be. If he violates the will of the people, he shall be eliminated. ---->>>

The permissiveness of society must be balanced with authoritativeness.

The permissiveness of society must be balanced with authoritativeness.

Filipinos are not worse than any other colonized people except that our colonization was a little longer, and the independence movement was always dictated in political terms, never in social ones. We borrowed terms, but we didn't understand them.

Filipinos are not worse than any other colonized people except that our colonization was a little longer, and the independence movement was always dictated in political terms, never in social ones. We borrowed terms, but we didn't understand them.

Little boys have amazing minds.

Little boys have amazing minds.

America must realize, there are conditions she must accept in Asia. The first is a diversity of Asian cultures, governments, economic and political systems; the second, that to run against the tide of Asian nationalism is worse than impractical - it is also highly dangerous. ---->>>

Freedom is not just declared; it is exercised. ---->>>

Nobody is impervious to misfortune. ---->>>

The challenge to Asia is to discard the dry, meatless bone of mysticism and fatalism. ---->>>

The challenge to America is to extend to Asia the defensive shield of American power in forms consonant with Asian freedom and self-respect. ---->>>

I can understand the Cultural Revolution of Mao Tse-tung. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: Filipino
Born: 09-11, 1917
Birthplace:
Die: 09-28, 1989
Occupation: Statesman
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Ferdinand Emmanuel Edralin Marcos, Sr. (11 September 1917 – 28 September 1989) was a Filipino politician who was President of the Philippines from 1965 to 1986. He ruled as a dictator under martial law from 1972 until 1981. While his regime started an unprecedented number of infrastructure projects and monuments (known colloquially as an "edifice complex" and at great taxpayer cost), it also became infamous for its corruption and brutality (wikipedia)