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New Zealand's taken some very significant decisions
by Jenny Shipley

New Zealand's taken some very significant decisions
in relation to defence in the last two years.
- Jenny Shipley

Equality and development will not be achieved however
if peace is not understood from women's' point of view.
- Jenny Shipley

I can't for the life of me see that by being permissive
you actually assist anyone.
- Jenny Shipley

The world has been gradually reducing its nuclear arsenals.
Testing must stop so that progress on the destruction
of nuclear weapons may begin.
- Jenny Shipley

 

It is important to remember that the Pacific Ocean
covers a quarter of the world's surface and that each
Pacific country has its own cultural,
historical and ethnic identity.
- Jenny Shipley

The government's position was that we have frigates
that have got a useful life until 2006.
There is no necessity for us to make final decisions until 2002.
- Jenny Shipley

Peace is a fragile thing.
It takes courage to secure it.
It takes wisdom to maintain it.
- Jenny Shipley

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The Platform for Action gives due emphasis to the fact
that women globally have continued to have insufficient
access to the resources necessary to achieve economic independence.
- Jenny Shipley

NGOs have a significant role to play,
alongside governments, in improving the status of women.
- Jenny Shipley

By and large, women in New Zealand are fortunate compared
with some other countries,
including many in our own region.
But there is still progress to be made.
- Jenny Shipley

Hollow commitments to action in the future are insufficient.
Deferring difficult issues must not be tolerated.
Our children and grandchildren expect us to speak and act decisively.
- Jenny Shipley

With the adoption of the Declaration on the Elimination
of Violence against Women,
the international community sent out a clear message
that gender based violence will not be tolerated.
- Jenny Shipley

The Pacific had great hope that when the former President
Mitered decided to halt nuclear testing,
we had put behind us the issue of nuclear states testing
their weapons in our Pacific region.
- Jenny Shipley

Too often the desire for peace has been expressed by
women while the stewardship of the mechanisms which
are used to attempt to secure peace in the short and
medium term are dominated by male decision-making structures
and informal arrangements.
This must change.
- Jenny Shipley

Ten years ago in Nairobi we said that the participation
of women in the decision-making and appraisal processes
of the United Nations was essential if the organization
was to effectively serve women's interests.
- Jenny Shipley

The decision by France to resume nuclear testing in
the South Pacific has destroyed this hope and raised
a storm of protest at home,
in the South Pacific and thankfully around the world.
- Jenny Shipley

On many occasions New Zealand has spoken about the
need to ensure that women's concerns are fully integrated
into all aspects of the United Nations' activities and structures,
not marginalised in one part of the Secretariat.
- Jenny Shipley

The serious problems facing the world today will never
be solved until women are able to use their full potential on behalf of themselves,
their families, and their global and local communities,
as the World Bank and others have discovered.
- Jenny Shipley

The Open Skies issue is something that's ongoing and
we understand that there are issues in Australia that need to be sorted out.
It's something that I think over time there's an opportunity
for us and we'll work on that in a progressive way.
- Jenny Shipley

Try a new perspective on diversity.
Across the country and around the world,
we are all one.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You are never too old to set another goal
or to dream a new dream.
- C. S. Lewis

Celebrate endings - for they precede new beginnings.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Another Sunrise, Another New Beginning.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We must be willing to get rid of the life we've planned,
so as to have the life that is waiting for us.
The old skin has to be shed before the new one can come.
- Joseph Campbell

Take time to play!
Ask for what you want.
Laugh.
Live loudly.
Be avid.
Learn a new thing.
Be Yourself!
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Move out of your comfort zone. You can only
grow if you are willing to feel awkward and
uncomfortable when you try something new.
- Brian Tracy

A new command I give you: Love one another.
As I have loved you, so you must love one another.
- Jesus of Nazareth (John 13:34)

One does not discover new lands without consenting
to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.
- Andre Gide

If I feel depressed I will sing.
If I feel sad I will laugh.
If I feel ill I will double my labor.
If I feel fear I will plunge ahead.
If I feel inferior I will wear new garments.
If I feel uncertain I will raise my voice.
If I feel poverty I will think of wealth to come.
If I feel incompetent I will think of past success.
If I feel insignificant I will remember my goals.
Today I will be the master of my emotions.
- Og Mandino

Give me your tired, your poor,
your huddled masses yearning to breathe free.
- written on the Statue of Liberty in New York harbor

Questioning cultural norms opens new vistas of happiness and purpose.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The majority of men meet with failure
because of their lack of persistence
in creating new plans to take
the place of those which fail.
- Napoleon Hill

Incite a riot of new ideas.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Let every day be the first day
of the rest of your life,
but especially let today be a new beginning.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

No pessimist ever discovered the secret of the stars,
or sailed to an uncharted land,
or opened a new doorway for the human spirit.
- Helen Keller

I live to experience something new each day -
to learn something new,
meet a new friend,
bring joy into someone's life,
feel the wind newly on my skin,
touch a new fear, a new anger,
and with focused intent and good fortune,
find an ample measure of my own joy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Put some distance between yourself
and whatever is concerning you.
Distance in space or time
always creates a new perspective.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

To kill an error is as good a service as,
and sometimes even better than,
the establishing of a new truth or fact.
- Charles Darwin

To raise new questions, new possibilities,
to regard old problems from a new angle,
requires creative imagination and marks real advance in science.
- Albert Einstein

Every increased possession
loads us with a new weariness.
- John Ruskin

A mind that is stretched by a new experience
an never go back to its old dimensions.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

I say beware of all enterprises that require new clothes,
and not rather a new wearer of clothes.
- Henry David Thoreau

The voyage of discovery is not in seeking new landscapes
but in having new eyes.
- Marcel Proust

Distrust any enterprise that requires new clothes.
- Henry David Thoreau

Know that you cannot create great new beginnings
until you sincerely celebrate the endings that precede them.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Some people come into our lives and quickly go.
Some people stay for awhile,
and move our souls to dance.
They awaken us to a new understanding,
leave footprints on our hearts,
and we are never, ever the same.
- Flavia Weedn

Nay, be a Columbus to whole new
continents and worlds within you,
opening new channels, not of trade, but of thought.
- Henry David Thoreau

There is no subject so old that something new cannot be said about it.
- Fyodor Dostoyevsky

What seems new is only new to us.
- Pearl S. Buck

I can't understand why people
are frightened by new ideas.
I'm frightened of old ones.
- John Cage

We should distrust any enterprise that requires new clothes.
- Henry David Thoreau

Anyone who has never made a mistake,
has never tried anything new.
- Albert Einstein

A person with a new idea is
a crank until the idea succeeds.
- Mark Twain

Be a Columbus to whole new continents and worlds within you,
opening new channels, not of trade, but of thought.
- Henry David Thoreau

A ship in port is safe,
but that's not what ships are built for.
Sail out to sea and do new things.
- Grace Hopper

You cannot discover new oceans unless
you have the courage to lose site of the shore.
- Anonymous

We keep moving forward, opening new doors,
and doing new things, because we're curious
and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
- Walt Disney

In order to discover new lands,
one must be willing to lose sight
of the shore for a very long time.
- Anonymous

Every really new idea looks crazy at first.
- Alfred North Whitehead

What old people say you cannot do,
you try and find that you can.
Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new.
- Henry David Thoreau

The human mind treats a new idea the way the body
treats a strange protein; it rejects it.
- Peter Medawar

Why live?
Adding one to my count of days, or postponing
a feared death by another day do not inspire me.
I live to experience something new each day -
to learn something new, meet a new friend,
bring joy into someone's life,
feel the wind newly on my skin,
touch a new fear, a new anger,
and with focused intent and good fortune,
find an ample measure of my own joy.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Consider a new beginning with your family -
choose to take them less seriously.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Every decision you make - every decision -
is not a decision about what to do.
It's a decision about Who You Are.
When you see this, when you understand it, everything changes.
You begin to see life in a new way.
All events, occurrences, and situations
turn into opportunities to do what you came here to do.
- Neale Donald Walsch

Peace is a daily, a weekly, a monthly process,
gradually changing opinions,
slowly eroding old barriers,
quietly building new structures.
- John F. Kennedy

Children are natural Zen masters;
their world is brand new in each and every moment.
- John Bradshaw

If a man does not make new acquaintances
as he advances through life,
he will soon find himself alone.
A man, sir, should keep his friendships in constant repair.
- Samuel Johnson

Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea,
never regains its original dimensions.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

I always like to know everything about my new friends,
and nothing about my old ones.
- Oscar Wilde

Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new.
- Henry David Thoreau


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