Gro Harlem Brundtland
The golden moments in the stream of life rush past us, and we see nothing but sand; the angels come to visit us, and we only know them when they are gone.George Eliot
- Det er typisk norsk å være god
- Translation: It's thypicly Norwegian to be good.
- New Years Eve Speech, January 1st 1992
- I do not know of any environmental group in any country that does not view its government as an adversary.
- Time magazine
- Akupunktur må ha noe for seg, det er jo veldig sjelden man ser syke pinnsvin.
- Translation: Acupuncture must do some good, you rarely see a sick hedgehog.
- Alt henger sammen med alt.
- Translation: Everything is connected to everything.
- Det finnes andre metoder.
- Det nytter ikke å være en skinnende stjerne på himmelen alene.
- Translation: It's no use being a shining star in the sky if you're the only one.
- Kvinner som lykkes, synes å ha utviklet tilstrekkelig selvsikkerhet, og overvunnet frykten for å bli oppfattet som suksessrik.
- Translation: Women who succeed, seems to have developed adamant self conscience, and having conquered the fear of being perceived as successfull.
- Martin, nå ser du ut som en loff i trynet.
- Translation: Martin, at this point in time, your face looks like a loaf.
- To the later Party Secretary in the Norwegian Labor Party, Martin Kolberg after Kolbergs decission to get the Prime Minister a veterinarian when she was sick, seeing they couldn't find any other doctor.
- Tenk positivt - bruk Odda!
- Translation: Think positive - use Odda.