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Then Unstable

If Egypt is unstable, then the entire region is unstable.

- Abdel Fattah al-Sisi

Country Divided

Growing up in Egypt, I never saw the country as divided as it is today. We now have two main political groupings: the Islamist parties and the civil, or liberal, political parties.

- Ahmed Zewail

Need Correct

Human resources are just tremendous in Egypt, but we need the science base; we need the correct science base.

- Ahmed Zewail

Will Islamic

Secularism will not work in Egypt any more than theocracy. What will work is governance that is guided by the Islamic values of the majority with protection of the minority rights.

- Ahmed Zewail

New Nation

Every effort should be made to help build the new democratic nation with reconciliation and forgiveness, for the sake of Egypt and not for the benefit of a party or a group.

- Ahmed Zewail

Think I Think

I think I succeeded in getting the Egyptian people excited about the importance of science, and this is the only way Egypt can get out of this dark ages.

- Ahmed Zewail

Been Enriched

Personally, I have been enriched by my experiences in Egypt and America, and feel fortunate to have been endowed with a true passion for knowledge.

- Ahmed Zewail


It is true that Egypt's attempt at democracy after the 2011 revolution encountered many obstacles in governance and infrastructure.

- Ahmed Zewail

Aware Take

The youth movement is aware that old visions can not take Egypt into the future.

- Ahmed Zewail

Nation Fought

Mubarak came to power as a hero who fought bravely in Egypt's wars and headed the nation's air force.

- Ahmed Zewail

Education Rather

I'd rather have the influence than the power, and the influence to me is to build institutions of independence and democracy, to regain for Egypt prestige in education and science and technology.

- Ahmed Zewail

United Even

Despite differences of faith or even the occasional collisions between them, Egypt is united.

- Ahmed Zewail

Education Regime

In Egypt, every family is suffering from the deteriorated schooling and university system of the Mubarak regime. What families want most of all is to secure a good education for their children.

- Ahmed Zewail

Middle Which

In addition to the peace treaty between Egypt and Israel, which is crucial to U.S. interests both domestically and in the Middle East, the U.S. has had and will continue to need Egypt's collaboration in the war on terrorism.

- Ahmed Zewail

Capital Latent

Egypt has great potential because of the latent power of its human capital.

- Ahmed Zewail

Like Began

During my youth, the idea of moving from Lebanon was unthinkable. Then I began to realise I might have to go, like my grandfather, uncles and others who left for America, Egypt, Australia, Cuba.

- Amin Maalouf

Young Though

Egypt wants to be young again. Israel must show it never grew old. Egypt wants to wake up and dream again. Israel must learn to dream though it cannot sleep.

- Andre Aciman

Memoir Very

As irony would have it, the very person who inspired me to write a memoir... was the only person to be ejected from it. My brother didn't appear in 'Out of Egypt.'

- Andre Aciman

Finally Remain

My family were finally kicked out of Egypt in 1965 for being Jewish. We managed to remain longer than most.

- Andre Aciman

War Armed

We are not at war with Egypt. We are in an armed conflict.

- Anthony Eden

Business Iran

The most successful cultural diplomacy strategy integrates people-to-people or arts/culture/media-to-people interactions into the basic business of diplomacy. The programs in Afghanistan, Egypt, and Iran all contribute to core goals of U.S. policy in those countries.

- Cynthia P. Schneider

Almost Certainly

If Iran obtains nuclear weapons, then almost certainly Saudi Arabia will do the same, as will Egypt, Turkey and perhaps others in the region.

- John Bolton

Rome Civilization

Egypt gave birth to what later would become known as 'Western Civilization,' long before the greatness of Greece and Rome.

- John Henrik Clarke

Law Largest

Israel made peace with Egypt, the largest Arab State. There are militant Islamists there, but there is also law. There are agreements and also defense arrangements there.

- Ayman Odeh

Bad Very

I pity Americans for their very bad fruits. Your 'mango' is cucumber. The only thing I really miss about Egypt is mangoes.

- Bassem Youssef

Think I Think

I can go back to Egypt anytime I want. Can I leave Egypt anytime I want? I think I can. I think I can.

- Bassem Youssef

Famous Making

It's kinda me and Jon Stewart have a pact together - so he's making me famous in the Western world and I'm making him famous in Egypt!

- Bassem Youssef

Which Journeys

Student journeys which were important to me were Sicily, Greece, and Egypt, where I really saw these buildings, and that is where you're able to grasp what things mean.

- Ben Nicholson

Die Before

Before I die, I will preach to the Muslims in the Arab world. I will preach in Egypt, Lebanon, Syria and Iran. I will preach in Tehran. I will do it under the umbrella of God. And see its impact.

- Benny Hinn

Rest Becoming

Egypt is coming back - is becoming - is going to become, you know, a center of excellence for the region and maybe for the rest of the world.

- Hesham Qandil

Think United States

I think we need to maintain the good relationship between the people of Egypt and the people of the United States.

- Hesham Qandil

Values Discover

An honest observer of the evolution of conditions in Egypt would discover that terrorism is an alien phenomenon, strange to our values and heritage.

- Hosni Mubarak

Muslim Brothers

Americans should be wary of the Muslim Brothers in Egypt but not scared of them.

- Ian Lustick

Generation Mandate

The mandate we have as Jews is for the story of the Exodus from Egypt to be retold every generation.

- Ilan Stavans

Zionist Enemies

Israel no longer has allies in Egypt and in Tunisia, we are saying to the Zionist enemies that times have changed and that the time of the Arab Spring, the time of the revolution, of dignity and of pride has arrived.

- Ismail Haniyeh

Book Think

I'd never heard of Robert Hellenga; I didn't think a book with the name 'Snakewoman of Little Egypt' would hold any appeal for me at all.

- Carolyn See

Through About A Year

I spent about a year traveling overland from Egypt through Sudan and Ethiopia, and eventually into East Africa.

- James Luceno

United States United

Al Jazeera is demonized by the United States, yet in Egypt my father would be watching it.

- Jehane Noujaim

Behind Muslim

The real crime of Hosni Mubarak is that he ruled for 30 years and left behind an Egypt where the Muslim Brotherhood is the single strongest player.

- Elliott Abrams

Civilization Left

The people of Egypt are an intelligent people with a glorious history who left their mark on civilization.

- Fidel Castro

My Life Been

After I was assaulted in Egypt, I learned fear. I've just never been so scared in my life. I've never been so close to death.

- Lara Logan

Will Which

More immediately, I'm currently working on another Dracula in which there will be connections with ancient Egypt. That's about as far as I want to go in commenting on current work.

- Fred Saberhagen

Mosque Wrote

'Butterfly Mosque' came out of the emails I wrote to family and friends back home after moving to Egypt.

- G. Willow Wilson

Love Worth It

Leaving Egypt and the people I loved so much, and the environment I liked, was definitely worth it, because I also have great love for medicine and science.

- Magdi Yacoub

Loved Greece

I loved the myths of ancient Greece and Egypt.

- Michelle Paver

Excited About

We had Taiwan, Egypt, Lebanon, and Oman open their markets to our beef, and we're excited about that.

- Mike Johanns

Over Astonishment

Egypt, the Egypt of antiquity, at a later time, exercised a mysterious fascination over me. I recognized a picture of it immediately, without hesitation and astonishment, in an illustrated magazine.

- Pierre Loti

Next Firmly

I firmly believe that the next great breakthrough in bioscience could come from a 15-year-old who downloads the human genome in Egypt.

- Thomas Friedman

Country Lives

Egypt is not a country we live in but a country that lives within us.

- Pope Shenouda III

Right Track Sooner

The sooner we put Egypt on the right track, the sooner we would be able to have an Egypt that is modern, that is moderate, and that is acting as a beacon for freedom and liberty across the Arab world.

- Mohamed ElBaradei

Modern Lawful

Egypt now is a real civil state. It is not theocratic, it is not military. It is democratic, free, constitutional, lawful and modern.

- Mohammed Morsi

Course Appropriate

When the Egyptians decide something, probably it is not appropriate for the U.S. When the Americans decide something, this, of course, is not appropriate for Egypt.

- Mohammed Morsi

Stop Commander

The president of the Arab Republic of Egypt is the commander of the armed forces, full stop.

- Mohammed Morsi

Ready Stable

The situation in Egypt is stable. We are ready for tourism and investment.

- Mohammed Morsi

I Am Dying

I am dying, Egypt, dying.

- Marc Antony

Woman Rebuild

We are like a woman with a difficult pregnancy. We have to rebuild the social classes in Egypt, and we must change the way things were.

- Naguib Mahfouz

Want Move

If you want to move people, you look for a point of sensitivity, and in Egypt nothing moves people as much as religion.

- Naguib Mahfouz

Hope Will

I hope that with the success of the transition to democracy in Tunisia that we will export to Egypt a working democratic model.

- Rashid al-Ghannushi

New Smells

A book has got smell. A new book smells great. An old book smells even better. An old book smells like ancient Egypt.

- Ray Bradbury

Colonialism Here

We here in Egypt are fed up with U.S. colonialism.

- Nawal El Saadawi

Melting Pot Other

Egypt, once a melting pot of peoples, classes, cultures and religions, has, after 30 years of Mubarak's rule, become a place of intolerance and distrust of the other.

- Shereen El Feki

Pilot Iraq

I was a fighter pilot, flying Hurricanes all round the Mediterranean. I flew in the Western Desert of Libya, in Greece, in Syria, in Iraq and in Egypt.

- Roald Dahl

Play Tied

I am tied to my father's land and am happy to visit relatives in Egypt, but I feel Italian and was never remotely tempted when Egypt asked me to play for them.

- Stephan El Shaarawy

Living Subordinate

In Egypt, the living were subordinate to the dead.

- Stephen Gardiner

Winning Issue

It is a kind of ego booster, the way Egypt's winning the 1973 war, in the first stages, was an uplift. But I did not find when I spoke to people that the war in Iraq was seen as the major issue in American-Arab relations.

- Walter Russell Mead

Art Back

When we look back at the Mayans or ancient Egypt, we look at their art.

- Robert Wilson

City Been

Jews have been in Egypt since Biblical times, and Alexandria had once been, at least partially, a Jewish city.

- Meir Kahane

Problem Framework

The framework for peace signed by Egypt and Israel is almost a peace treaty. We solved the problem for the peace treaty 98%.

- Menachem Begin

Restore Been

The president requested me to restore order in the national team. I have been designated to be part of the official delegation to Egypt to help boost the morale of our players.

- Roger Milla

Election Which

Well, one thing that has happened is they have had a presidential election in Egypt which has represented progress. Now, we were not happy with everything that happened with the parliamentary elections, and it was not exactly a perfect presidential election in Egypt.

- Roger Wicker

Neighborhood Stood

But my friends, these people in Egypt have stood by us in a tough, tough neighborhood.

- Roger Wicker

Other Suffered

Egypt has suffered more ordeals than the other countries to get where it is.

- Tahar Ben Jelloun

Sky Numerous

The night sky in Egypt is a swirling mass of stars so bright and numerous the sky seems to tremble with the ice-blue weight of them.

- Rosemary Mahoney

Family Lived

My family lived in Egypt from 1993 to 1996.

- Tea Obreht