Evo Morales Quotes

- Notable Evo Morales Quotes Index -

Born: October 26, 1959, Isallavi, Orinoca, Bolivia
Birth Country: Bolivia
Occupation: Politician, President of Bolivia

1.
I have a lot of trouble understanding all the detail of finance and administration - but if you combine intellectual and professional capacity with a social conscience, you can change things: countries, structures, economic models, colonial states.
- Evo Morales

2.
I never wore a tie voluntarily, even though I was forced to wear one for photos when I was young and for official events at school. I used to wrap my tie in a newspaper, and whenever the teacher checked I would quickly put it on again. I'm not used to it. Most Bolivians don't wear ties.
- Evo Morales

3.
It's easy for people in an air-conditioned room to continue with the policies of destruction of Mother Earth. We need instead to put ourselves in the shoes of families in Bolivia and worldwide that lack water and food and suffer misery and hunger.
- Evo Morales

4.
The most important thing is the indigenous people are not vindictive by nature. We are not here to oppress anybody - but to join together and build Bolivia, with justice and equality.
- Evo Morales

5.
The new republic should be based on diversity, respect and equal rights for all.
- Evo Morales

6.
The relationship between the government of the United States and social and indigenous movements has always been difficult. Not just in Bolivia but worldwide. We need to have bilateral relations characterized by mutual respect.
- Evo Morales

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