We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.

Kofi Annan Hope Quote

We need to think of the future and the planet we are going to leave to our children and their children.

Kofi Annan Future Quote

The question is the morning after. What sort of Iraq do we wake up to after the bombing? What happens in the region? What impact could it have? These are questions leaders I have spoken to have posed.

Kofi Annan Morning Quote

The Lord had the wonderful advantage of being able to work alone.

Kofi Annan Loneliness Quote

Open markets offer the only realistic hope of pulling billions of people in developing countries out of abject poverty while sustaining prosperity in the industrialized world.

Kofi Annan History Quote

Many African leaders refuse to send their troops on peace keeping missions abroad because they probably need their armies to intimidate their own populations.

Kofi Annan Peace Quote

In the 21st century I believe the mission of the United Nations will be defined by a new more profound awareness of the sanctity and dignity of every human life regardless of race or religion.

Kofi Annan Religion Quote

If information and knowledge are central to democracy they are conditions for development.

Kofi Annan Knowledge Quote

If one is going to err one should err on the side of liberty and freedom.

Kofi Annan Freedom Quote

I urge the Iraqi leadership for sake of its own people… to seize this opportunity and thereby begin to end the isolation and suffering of the Iraqi people.

Kofi Annan Leadership Quote