Former President Ferdinand Marcos Famous Lines

  1. The Filipino, it seems, has lost his soul, his dignity, and his courage.
    We have come upon a phase of our history when ideals are only a veneer for greed and power, (in public and private affairs) when devotion to duty and dedication to a public trust are to be weighted at all times against private advantages and personal gain, and when loyalties can be traded. …Our government is in the iron grip of venality, its treasury is barren, its resources are wasted, its civil service is slothful and indifferent, its armed forces demoralized and its councils sterile. We are in crisis. You know that the government treasury is empty. Only by severe self-denial will there be hope for recovery within the next year.

    Former President Ferdinand Marcos

  2. Frankly, if there’s money to be made the province would have involved itself.
    Former President Ferdinand Marcos

  3. We only sold a portion because, upon the advice of the World Bank, those carbon credits that we are still entitled to may be sold at a higher price later,
    Former President Ferdinand Marcos

  4. There are many things we do not want about the world. Let us not just mourn them. Let us change them.
    Former President Ferdinand Marcos

  5. The church says the earth is flat, but I know that it is round, for I have seen the shadow on the moon, and I have more faith in a shadow than in the church
    Ferdinand Marcos

  6. It is easier to run a revolution than a government.
    Former President Ferdinand Marcos

  7. It is not a choice of life, it is a choice of death. If this is life, I’d rather die.

  8. Leadership is the other side of the coin of loneliness, and he who is a leader must always act alone. And acting alone, accept everything alone.


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