Gerhard Schroder - Quotes

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We must take care that globalization does not become something people become afraid of. ---->>>

Whatever the details of union may be, there's no doubt we need more policy coordination in Europe. ---->>>

I can't let important policy decisions hinge on the fact that an election is coming up every 90 days.

I can't let important policy decisions hinge on the fact that an election is coming up every 90 days.

Any degree of unemployment worries me. ---->>>

Germany is in favor of integration precisely because we don't want dominance. ---->>>

A common currency imposes on us a duty to cooperate more on policy. ---->>>

Any debate among politicians about monetary policy is counterproductive. ---->>>

We really believe our national interests are identical with European interests. ---->>>

We want to change the way we help unemployed people find jobs. We want to be faster and more goal oriented. ---->>>

I am not the German Tony Blair. Nor am I the German Bill Clinton. I am Gerhard Schroeder, chancellor of Germany, responsible for Germany. I don't want to be a copy of anyone. ---->>>

Germany is very free-trade oriented. ---->>>

Naturally we are aware of the strength of our economy and naturally we don't want to downplay it. ---->>>

Next, we will create a modern immigration law. ---->>>

There's no conflict between the social-welfare state and open markets. ---->>>

We made a decision that monetary policy will be made by an independent European Central Bank. ---->>>

The question of feasibility, the question of cost, the question of including partners elsewhere in the world, the question of the effect of this project on arms agreements - all these issues are in discussion. ---->>>

As far as missile defense is concerned, a very thorough consultation process is underway. ---->>>

We are seeing significant growth in foreign investment in Germany. ---->>>

As far as my relationship with President Putin is concerned, it's fine. ---->>>

If I correctly understand the goal of American policy, one wishes Russia to be a partner. ---->>>

Indeed, the creators of the euro envisioned it as an instrument to promote political union. ---->>>

My impression is that American policy speaks not of antagonism but rather partnership. ---->>>

One effect could be that the huge atomic arsenal created in the cold war could be reduced significantly. ---->>>

This question about Iraq has gotten personal. ---->>>

We want to encourage those who are able to work, no question. ---->>>

A market that's as open as possible is the precondition for a successful economy, and a successful economy is the precondition to being able to pay for social security. ---->>>


Nationality: German
Born: 04-07, 1944
Occupation: Statesman

Gerhard Fritz Kurt Schröder ([ˈɡɛɐ̯haɐ̯t fʁɪts kʊʁt ˈʃʁøːdɐ]; born 7 April 1944) is a German politician, and served as Chancellor of Germany from 1998 to 2005. As a member of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD), he led a coalition government of the SPD and the Greens. Before becoming a full-time politician, he was a lawyer, and before becoming Chancellor he served as Prime Minister of Lower Saxony (1990–1998) (wikipedia)