We have built cities, developed industry and cultivated agriculture – we have transformed the State of Israel into an example and symbol for many other countries in the world.
To our Palestinian neighbours, I assure you that we have a genuine intention to respect your right to live independently and in dignity. I have already said that Israel has no desire to continue to govern over you and control your fate.
Even a superpower has limits.
And Israel, being a tiny, small country, of course has interest to strengthen – we have interest to strengthen our relations with other countries, mostly countries that were hostile for many, many years.
Staying in Likud means wasting time in political squabbles rather than acting on behalf of the good of the country.
The fight against terrorism is an international struggle of the free world against the forces of darkness.
No one wants to be beaten, even myself.
Myself, first of all, I am a Jew. And that is the most important thing for me.
I am the last person who would divide Jerusalem. I have said this many times. I don’t plan to discuss any division of Jerusalem.
I was born on a farm. My strength has nothing to do with political apparatus. I get my strength from nature, from flowers.