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We don't have a major problem right now in our country,
by Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

We don't have a major problem right now in our country,
and life is normal.
Things like unemployment, which the youth are suffering from,
and the rate of inflation - these are chronic conditions
and we have to solve them.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

We don't have any bad memories of the people of the United States.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

When al-Qaeda was on the run from Afghanistan crossing through Iran,
some were arrested and they are imprisoned.
Some of them are charged with some actions in Iran.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

The United States is a big country but unfortunately
it seems it has the brain of a little bird not befitting
the greatness of the country.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

 

Condi Rice talks tough but she cannot be tough herself.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

We do not trust the goodwill of the U.S.
They have cut the ties.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

And I gave this directive to them, that if they free
our assets in the United States,
that would be a sign of goodwill.
I have the same idea this time.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

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We have no problems with Jews and highly respect Judaism as a holy religion.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

If we have any problems, it's always with the government of the United States.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

There is no doubt that America is a superpower of the
world and we cannot ignore them.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

The important matter is freedom.
When the people choose what they want,
it is good for them and for us.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

I'm not satisfied with the progress of the work,
but I am happy that the talks are going on.
It might have a negative effect if the United States joins.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

We did not treat the Americans badly.
They left Iran in a relaxed mood.
The embassy was active here after the revolution.
We didn't have any problem with them.
They started it.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

Both of them were the children of the United States.
They sacrificed their children for the benefit of the others.
But they were not very devoted children of the United States.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

And they said if we help with the crisis,
they would do a lot of positive acts.
After we helped in those crises, they showed negative
acts and the Japanese and Turks were ashamed.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

We want all the Palestinians back in their homeland,
and then there can be a fair referendum for people
to choose the form of state they want.
Whoever gets the majority can rule.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

The problem is that the Iraqi people are facing atrocities from both sides -
Zarqawi and also the American troops at times.
The Zarqawi groups uses car bombs, the Americans use other bombs.
You also know what they do in the prisons.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

I think the elections have gone well,
although there is so much insecurity in Iraq.
So far during the counting of ballots,
there has not been a significant complaint.
We have to wait to see what the outcome of the counting is.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

I believe the main solution is to gain the trust of
Europe and America and to remove their concerns over
the peaceful nature of our nuclear industry and to
assure them that there will never be a diversion to military use.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

When I talk about the assets, that was at the beginning of the talks.
I was president then.
I'm not president now.
When I said it, this would be a sign of goodwill to begin the talks.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

Miss Rice talks very tough.
We have gotten used to this nonsense.
Miss Rice is a bit emotional about this,
and we predicted that she would have a more emotional approach to this.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

Goodwill can be indicated in various ways.
I raised that particular example because at that time I was in charge.
Today, I'm not in a position to present other possibilities.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

Each department and institution has its own authorities and responsibilities,
and they act on that basis.
It is wrong to even compare such actions to what is
done in Guantanamo or elsewhere by the Americans.
They do not stand on a high moral platform to preach to others.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

I think that Americans should gradually begin to adopt
positive behavior rather than doing evil.
They should not expect an immediate reaction in return
for their positive measures.
It will take time.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

I have no idea what the U.S.
intends to do further there and what would be the reaction of the Iraqi people.
I only know that the sole option is to leave Iraq to the Iraqi people.
- Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

The ability to be in the present moment
is a major component of mental wellness.
- Abraham Maslow

All major religious traditions
carry basically the same message,
that is love, compassion and forgiveness.
The important thing is they should
be part of our daily lives.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

Inanimate objects can be classified scientifically
into three major categories;
those that don't work,
those that break down and those that get lost.
- Russell Baker

Every major food company now has an organic division.
There's more capital going into organic agriculture than ever before.
- Michael Pollan

A sense of humor is a major defense against minor troubles.
- Mignon McLaughlin

Life was a lot simpler when what we honored was father and mother
rather than all major credit cards.
- Robert Orben

Lawsuit abuse is a major contributor to the increased costs of healthcare,
goods and services to consumers.
- Charles W. Pickering

Photography is a major force in explaining man to man.
- Edward Steichen

I think a major element of jetlag is psychological.
Nobody ever tells me what time it is at home.
- David Attenborough

Food, love, career, and mothers, the four major guilt groups.
- Cathy Guisewite

I was right to back Muhammad Ali, but it caused me
major enmity in many areas of this nation.
- Howard Cosell

My major influence was my ten years older sister.
- Willa Ford

One of the major goals of health insurance reform is to bring down the cost.
- Valerie Jarrett

I became an art major, took every art class my school had to offer.
In college, I majored in Advertising Art and Design.
- Len Wein

I now believe that major labels can only work with
people who care more about fame and money than the
quality of the art they produce.
- Malcolm Wilson

It makes me forget that I'm not going to be a major
star and lead female in films whether it was 20 years ago,
10 years ago, five or in the future.
- Pam Grier

Well, I wanted to play twenty years in the major leagues.
I never made it twenty though.
I played nineteen.
- Bert Campaneris

There is a huge shift taking place in the global awareness
in the last 5 years with strong views about globalization
and the power structures of major corporations.
- David Korten

For the first time in history all the major countries
in the world are pushing together to reach this goal...
building something in space that is really for all humankind.
- Umberto Guidoni

We all drew on the comfort which is given out by the major works of Mozart,
which is as real and material as the warmth given up by a glass of brandy.
- Rebecca West

Martin Luther King Jr. is remembered as our prince of peace,
of civil rights.
We owe him something major that will keep his memory alive.
- Morgan Freeman

I dropped out of school for a semester,
transferred to another college, switched to an art major,
graduated, got married, and for a while worked as a graphic designer.
- James Green Somerville

It used to be that you'd have a song recorded by a
major country artist and if it was a hit,
you could buy a car.
Now you can buy a dealership.
- Tom T. Hall

Despite being able to demonstrate a very large audience,
major advertisers at first wouldn't touch Limbaugh.
- Paul Weyrich

Major religions are examples of 'noble lies' aimed
at uplifting human stature.
- Jack Miller

It takes 15,000 casualties to train a major general.
- Ferdinand Foch

Major North and myself went out in advance of the command
several miles and killed a number of buffaloes.
- Buffalo Bill

Major North has had for years complete power over these
Indians and can do more with them than any man living.
- Buffalo Bill

As for sticking strictly to presently known science,
I will simply point out that we have already experienced
at least two major revolutions in science in this century alone.
- Stanley Schmidt

TV is a major force in our lives - a FORCE.
It must be handled very carefully, both its censure
and its artistic honesty.
- Bill Bixby

My major league debut came at old Busch Stadium on Grand Avenue in St.
Louis against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
- Steve Carlton

I think the major good idea in Unix was its clean and simple interface:
open,
close, read, and write.
- Ken Thompson

And then when I went to stay in '68,
I can honestly say that I was not focused on my career
and on what it took to be a major league pitcher and
to be a starting pitcher.
- Nolan Ryan

Every major question in history is a religious question.
It has more effect in molding life than nationalism or a common language.
- Hilaire Belloc

You know, I was a regular on the Friday afternoon drill squad.
Um, which...
The year after I left school, I went back and thanked
the sergeant major because I was so fit.
- John Newcombe

Success in Iraq will be a major setback for terrorists
and a major asset for the security of this region.
The struggle for Iraq is the struggle for the future of the world.
- Zalmay Khalilzad

The major gossip columnists were more concerned with
protecting the industry than with gunning down sinners.
- Gloria Swanson

Believing in who you are is a major part of a powerful combination for success.
- Darren L. Johnson

Too many kids today are playing major league ball and don't belong there.
- Joe DiMaggio

Taiwan is a major economy.
- William Kirby

Stretching was a major part of my preparation.
- Edwin Moses

Television has lifted the manufacture of banality out
of the sphere of handicraft and placed it in that of a major industry.
- Nathalie Sarraute

A major fault, for example, is the fact that,
along with the materialist principle,
Darwin introduced into his theory of evolution reactionary Malthusian ideas.
- Trofim Lysenko

The major task of the twentieth century will be to explore the unconscious,
to investigate the subsoil of the mind.
- Henri Bergson

I could see flames from the windows of my chambers.
For the next three or four days we had major rioting
here in Washington and I stayed at the court day and night.
- Harold H. Greene

I find that the three major administrative problems
on a campus are sex for the students,
athletics for the alumni and parking for the faculty.
- Clark Kerr


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