I think that there are a lot of people waiting for the moment that someone will fight for their right to make a living with respect, to grow old with respect.
This culture of unity governments is a danger to democracy. We are being swept into an illogical political situation.
They suddenly understood that the dream of a 'whole Israel' is a dream that we paid a very high price for and ... has no chance (of being implemented).
I think many in the Arab sector will support me because I think I bring some of the remedies to ... the severe feeling of growing separation between Israeli Arabs and their country. We cannot allow this.
I have no intention of letting Sharon play the political scene as if it were his private hunting ground. With all the respect I have for him, this era is over.
All I ask is for the prime minister to explain the meaning behind delaying our meeting.
I believe the motion ... next Monday will pass by a large majority. I hope very much that (before then) on Thursday I can reach an agreement with the prime minister.
For the good of Israel, the date of March 7 (for general elections) cannot be delayed.
I will let him decide the date within the period of the end of February and the end of March. Any date he decides is okay with me.
I'm letting him choose between late February and late March.
At the first stages of negotiations, we will not release prisoners with blood on their hands. However, as part of a final agreement, I do not rule out this option. Offering hope for a better future is more important than grieving the past.