A great Pope - our most outstanding fellow countryman, the Holy Father, a good father to all of us, believers and non-believers, followers of different religions - is no more.
I am convinced the visit will take place, the pope has our invitation but it is up to him to decide when to come
We all live in a free Poland, and there would be no free Poland without you, ... Twenty-five years ago, I did not stand on the same side together with you, but today I have no doubts that it was your vision of Poland which led us in the right direction.
Following the Second World War, we are a country of one ethnicity. After the moving of the borders, after the tragedy of the Holocaust and the murder of Polish Jews, we don't have large minority groups
However, I don't doubt that a wave of immigration will come to Poland
In this sense, Germans have behind them 30 to 40 years of experience, which would be very essential for us.
not having been by your side 25 years ago.
I am convinced that the changes do not represent a reversal of the process ... that began with the Orange Revolution
Chancellor Schroeder tried to hide the obvious: he included the signature of this accord in his campaign ahead of the legislative elections of September 18
An indefatigable man moved by conviction that for the common good one has to search for truth.
To be in the EU, it means to have same rules of... for economy, for social life, to be together in the majority of European countries.
We know enough to stand here in truth - facing pain, cry and suffering of those who were murdered here. Face to face with the victims' families who are here today. Before the judgment of our own conscience.
And still the time, especially in the economy, is very tough, very difficult. It's necessary to be active still, to work, to fight, to make our economy more competitive.
And we want to develop our strategy to partnership and friendship with the United States, which is connected with a very rich history but what is very important for our future.
We have become aware of the responsibility for our attitude towards the dark pages in our history. We have understood that bad service is done to the nation by those who are impelling to renounce that past.