As scientists, we keep an open mind, but we have to base our ideas about the past on archaeological evidence.
We are the only ones who really can care about the preservation Foreigners who come to excavate, maybe some of them care about preservation, but the majority care about discoveries.
I found in one of the tombs an inscription saying, 'If you touch my tomb, you will be eaten by a crocodile and hippopotamus.' It doesn't mean the hippo will eat you, it means the person really wanted his tomb to be protected.
This is the jealousy, ... of the followers of the evil god Seth.
I am damn good. I am doing all this for Egypt and nothing else. I reject 70 per cent of media interviews while these people who accuse me are running after them.
Anyone can like their job, ... To love your job is not enough, you must give your passion to your job.
I will reveal the secrets behind these doors
When I make a new discovery, every journalist in every newspaper wants to know, ... These are all important. To know of this greatest civilization - the greatest people, both rich and poor - it is the best thing we could know.
I will announce some of the tombs I found next to the great pyramid of Khufu. One is an intact tomb that I have not opened yet.
Two hundred and fifty mummies covered in gold. Something like this cannot be explained mummy after mummy covered in shining gold
It's very important to reveal the mystery of the pyramid. Science in archaeology is very important. People all over the world are waiting to solve this mystery.
Not a single piece of material culture - not a single object - has been found at Giza that can be interpreted to come from a lost civilization.