We have a high standard of living. ... In Norway, we've tripled our income since 1970. In the rest of western Europe, income has merely doubled.
Interview in Torgrim Eggen (2001). "At the Top: An interview with Jens Stoltenberg", Scanorama.
But the answer to the attacks must be more democracy and more openness. Otherwise, those who were behind them will have achieved their goals.Jens Stoltenberg
Reconquer the streets, the markets - the public spaces, with the same message of opposition: We are devastated, but we will not give up. With torches and roses, we deliver this message to the world: We do not let fear break us. And we do not let the fear of fear silence us.Jens Stoltenberg
Evil can kill a person, but never conquer a nation.Jens Stoltenberg