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Queen Rania of Jordan's Quotes

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Born: 1970-08-31
Profession: Royalty
Nation: Jordanian
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When you deprive people of their right to live in dignity, to hope for a better future, to have control over their lives, when you deprive them of that choice, then you expect them to fight for these rights.

Tags: Fight, Future, Hope

Being popular comes when you have everything. But to be liked, it means that you must be treating people with respect and you must be showing kindness toward them.

Tags: Kindness, Means, Respect

Social media are a catalyst for the advancement of everyone's rights. It's where we're reminded that we're all human and all equal. It's where people can find and fight for a cause, global or local, popular or specialized, even when there are hundreds of miles between them.

Tags: Between, Fight, Human

At the end of the day, the position is just a position, a title is just a title, and those things come and go. It's really your essence and your values that are important.

Tags: End, Position, Values

Everybody's social life in Jordan revolves around family.

Tags: Family, Life, Social

I found that being online has opened a window for me to look into other people's lives... The greatest fear that I have is losing touch.

Tags: Fear, Greatest, Losing

I'd rather be dealt with as a person than a persona.

Tags: Dealt, Persona, Rather

I'm amazed by the misconceptions about Muslim women and the Arab world that I hear, and that really does hurt me.

Tags: Hear, Hurt, Women

I've learned to take things a little more easily, to be a little more forgiving of myself.

Tags: Easily, Forgiving, Learned

Maybe clothes are a form of creative expression for me. An outlet. Because I don't get to express myself creatively through my official duties.

Tags: Creative, Expression, Maybe

Of course democracy is good, but it is a process, not a prescription.

Tags: Democracy, Good, Process

Religion and modernity are not necessarily mutually exclusive.

Tags: Exclusive, Modernity, Religion

To achieve a lasting peace in the Middle East takes guts, not guns.

Tags: Achieve, Peace, Takes

Twitter's a great way to tell people across the world what I care about and, hopefully, motivate them to join me in furthering my causes.

Tags: Care, Great, Tell

Well, my husband is supportive of my work, like advocating for dialogue between cultures on YouTube.

Tags: Between, Husband, Work

As a child I sometimes used to travel to the West Bank to visit my family, so I know what the checkpoints felt like. I knew what it was like to live under occupation.

Tags: Family, Sometimes, Travel

Children who have an education grow up to lead healthier lives - earn higher income, take better care of their families, contribute to their economies.

Tags: Care, Children, Education

Eighty percent of my life is normal like any other mother. I worry about my children, if they're doing all right. I worry that my husband is doing well.

Tags: Husband, Life, Mother

For many, the hijab represents modesty, piety and devotion to God, and I truly respect that. But the hijab should not be used as a means of applying social pressure on people.

Tags: God, Respect, Used

I feel that we don't have the luxury of asking whether or not the Palestinians and Israelis can achieve peace. I think we have to just ask the question of when and how.

Tags: Peace, Question, Whether

I think change needs to be egoless. It's not about my leaving my fingerprints or a legacy. It's more important to be part of a process by rolling up your sleeves, being on the ground, initiating projects, starting campaigns - you know, building stuff.

Tags: Change, Leaving, Process

People sometimes think of 'queen' as a title that's shrouded with protocol and formality, and for that reason sometimes people are not easily saying what they want to say. They're reluctant to express their opinions, and I kind of find that frustrating because I want to know what people really, really think.

Tags: Reason, Saying, Sometimes

The average Jordanian has much in common with the average American in terms of the values that we share, the fact that we all value the family unit, our work ethic.

Tags: American, Family, Work
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The United States was an innocent victim after September 11. It had never attacked or occupied Afghanistan. So therefore it had no choice but to go after the aggressors.

Tags: After, Choice, United

Tweeting is a very personal form of expression. Who else could talk about my son refusing to wear a suit to meet the Pope, my husband flying a helicopter, or take a twitpic from our home?

Tags: Home, Husband, Son

We're programmed to believe that time is the enemy, that it takes away from us or that it diminishes us. I have found that it's done the opposite to me. Life is in perfect balance. It's just that our perception of it isn't.

Tags: Enemy, Life, Time

And then when I went to Chicago, that's when I had these outer space experiences and went to the other planets.

Tags: Chicago, Planets, Space

But recently I began to feel that maybe I wouldn't be able to do what I want to do and need to do with American musicians, who are imprisoned behind these bars; music's got these bars and measures you know.

Tags: Able, American, Music

What I'm dealing with is so vast and great that it can't be called the truth. It's above the truth.

Tags: Above, Great, Truth

A prophet is not without honor except in his own country among his own people.

Tags: Country, Except, Honor

I am a musician, but I'm another type of musician.

Tags: Another, Musician, Type

A world is in danger, this planet is in great danger!

Tags: Danger, Great, Planet

I use music as a medium to talk to people.

Tags: Medium, Music, Talk

All these other nations seem to appreciate what I'm doing and they want me to play the furthest out things.

Tags: Appreciate, Nations, Seem

Bach and Beethoven, all of them, they had to write something to please the upper structure, those with money and power.

Tags: Money, Power, Write

I see people as they really are from a pure point of view.

Tags: Point, Pure, View

I'm not a minister, I'm not a philosopher, I'm not a politician, I'm in another category.

Tags: Another, Category, Politician

I'm playing dark history. It's beyond black. I'm dealing with the dark things of the cosmos.

Tags: Black, Dark, History

Music is a language, you see, a universal language.

Tags: Language, Music, Universal

Not too many people in America know about me, but all of Europe knows about me.

Tags: America, Europe, Knows

People have set that up as a standard, not to recognize a prophet in his own country.

Tags: Country, Prophet, Standard

The world is in such a bad condition that if they don't find what you call a redeemer, every man, woman and child on this planet will be eliminated.

Tags: Bad, Child, Woman

Today's symphonic music is sponsored by the upper structures of society.

Tags: Music, Society, Today

It's such a tragedy that man endures in killing his brother and his own kind, putting him in jail and insane asylums, letting him lay out in the street.

Tags: Brother, Him, Tragedy