Optimists and pessimists die the same way. They just live differently. I prefer to live as an optimist.
"Serving 60 Years to Life". Newsweek Europe. 2005-12-12.
Until the Yom Kippur War, in 1973, until then Israel didn't have a chance but to fight for her life. We were attacked five times, outgunned, outnumbered, on a small piece of land, and our main challenge was to remain alive.Shimon Peres
Iran is a great problem, but not necessarily a great country. In fact, I think it is a very weak country.Shimon Peres
The president of Iran should remember that Iran can also be wiped off the map.Shimon Peres
I will confine myself to reaffirming the Israel will not be the first country to introduce nuclear weapons to the region.Shimon Peres
Your majesty, the king of Saudi Arabia, I was listening to your message. I wish that your voice will become the prevailing voice of the whole region, of all people. It's right, it's needed, it's promising.Shimon Peres
Historic justice has been done by killing Saddam.Shimon Peres