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Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero


President of the Government of Spain.
Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero
"With a Socialist government, there will not be a national surplus whilst there continues to be inequality."
Rodriguez Zapatero quotes
"The main priority of the Socialist Party is education".
Rodriguez Zapatero
"In democracy, nobody is above anybody else apart from he who is elected by the people."




"Goodnight, and good luck."
Rodriguez Zapatero Jose Luis
"The Spain of today looks at the Second Republic with great appreciation and above all with satisfaction and pride for what we have been able to do in this constitutional age".
"During the next legislature, we will aim for full employment in Spain."
Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero
"As such, we have signed an agreement to stimulate, to favour, to fuck...to help this type of tourism."
"The earth belongs to nobody except the wind."
Rodriguez Zapatero
"I think that it would do us good to have some tension [...]. From this weekend, I'm going to start to overdramatise things a little."
Rodriguez Zapatero Jose Luis
"How can a governing party propose to its people a referendum that won't be binding? Is that a serious political programme? No it is not. It's the final option that will end up with upset, at a dead end, reflecting the last 4 years of the Ibarretxe Plan"
Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero
"The Spanish economy is not going to return to growth immediately."




"I'm not the right person to talk about this. It doesn't seem right to me (the price paid by Real Madrid for footballer Cristiano Ronaldo, but I understand the social significance of football."
Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero
The US doesn't understand South America."
Rodriguez Zapatero quotes
"We are lucky that a crisis of this magnitude only comes around once every 80 years."
Rodriguez Zapatero Jose Luis
"Reachable goals are worth the struggle." (30th Nov., 2005)
"Although the recession is strong and although hard times await us in the next 2 or 3 months, Spain will continue to grow in the second quarter of 2009."
Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero
"You can be completely opposed to an ideological position, and I'm certainly not close to Aznar's ideas, however he was elected by the Spanish people and I demand that respect."
"Today things are better than a year ago. But within a year things will be even better."
Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero
"Discouraging smoking and drinking is a left ideal."
Rodriguez Zapatero Jose Luis
"I don't want to be a great leader. I would rather be a good democrat."


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