Skip to main content

In terms of having views and b...

In terms of having views and being prepared to express them, yes, I think New Zealand's had a leadership role in a lot of things.

37 quotes

I deeply detest social distinc...

I deeply detest social distinction and snobbery, and in that lies my strong aversion to titular honours.

37 quotes

I think the issue of North Kor...

I think the issue of North Korea is one where the international community as a whole has to work to resolve the crisis.

37 quotes

If ordinary means I have sudde...

If ordinary means I have suddenly got to produce a household of kids and iron Peter's shirts, I'm sorry, I'm not interested.

37 quotes

Adopting and promoting sustain...

Adopting and promoting sustainable production practices require concerted effort, something which in practice is too often missing or insufficient. Making this shift at the scale required demands forward-looking leadership in the public and private sectors alike.

37 quotes

New Zealand's been pretty quie...

New Zealand's been pretty quiet on human rights issues,
which we will be taking rather more interest in, and in
international labor issues.

37 quotes

Equity, dignity, happiness, su...

Equity, dignity, happiness, sustainability - these are all fundamental to our lives but absent in the GDP.

37 quotes

Grounded in international huma...

Grounded in international human rights, gender equality doesn’t just improve the lives of individual women, girls, and their families; it makes economic sense, strengthens democracy, and enables long-term sustainable progress.

37 quotes

Senator Obama will be taking o...

Senator Obama will be taking office at a critical juncture. There are many pressing challenges facing the international community, including the global financial crisis and global warming. We look forward to working closely with President-elect Obama and his team to address these challenges.

37 quotes

It is a very small minority po...

It is a very small minority point of view and I think, through continuing to set the tone of tolerance, acceptance, and diversity, you just have to further marginalize such people. Hopefully one day nobody will think that way.

37 quotes

As New Zealanders, we've been ...

As New Zealanders, we've been in on the United Nations from the very beginning, played a role in the drafting of the charter - it means a lot to us that those processes are followed.

37 quotes

If the market is left to sort ...

If the market is left to sort matters out, social injustice will be heightened and suffering in the community will grow with the neglect the market fosters.

37 quotes

In terms of protecting ourselv...

In terms of protecting ourselves, the main issues are around how do we protect our borders [from illegal migrants and livestock and plant diseases], how do we protect our fisheries?

37 quotes

New Zealand and SA should take...

New Zealand and SA should take this dimension into account, the skills South Africans are presently contributing to New Zealand.

37 quotes

История в фотографиях (208)

133

Кейт Мосс и Кристи Терлингтон, середина 90-х. Дональд Трамп и его жена Мелания Трамп, США, 2000-е. Противогазы с ручной накачкой воздуха, разработанные для пожилых людей и страдающих инфекцией грудной...

История в фотографиях (207)

192

Тату, начало 2000-х. Дeвушка - чукча. Магаданcкая oбласть, 1979 г. Пианино для прикованных к кровати. Великобритания, 1935 год. Марлен Дитрих, Фрэнк Синатра и Бетти Фернесс. 1955 г....

История в фотографиях (206)

165

Матрица "Перезагрузка", 2003 г. Элизабет Тейлор, 1951 г. Посетитель бара Sammy’s Bowery Follies спит за столиком, в то время как кошка пьет его пиво. Вашингтон, округ Колумбия, 1947 год...