Malaysia quotes:

  • In Malaysia where the front end pushes so much, extra engine braking is really going to help you. -- Sete Gibernau
  • Malaysia is a country unlike any other: Full of promise and fragility. Its history, cultural and religious diversity make it a rich, compelling and surprising land. -- Tariq Ramadan
  • Basically all the world's computer parts come from the same supply chain that runs from Korea, down through coastal China, over to Taiwan, and down to Malaysia. -- Thomas Friedman
  • I want to do feature films. I am flying to Malaysia to be in another feature film. We will be filming that in Malaysia, the Phillipines, and back in California. -- Thuy Trang
  • Be careful about Burma. Most people cannot remember whether it was Siam and has become Thailand, or whether it is now part of Malaysia and should be called Sri Lanka. -- Alexander Cockburn
  • When I read that Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 had disappeared - a state-of-the-art Boeing 777, said to be an incredibly safe way to travel - I waited patiently for the chance to learn what happened. -- Henry Rollins
  • Well they're very, very genuine concerns at present as to the status of the 800 people who are to be sent by Australia to Malaysia. There's concern about the status of asylum seekers in Malaysia generally, but there's concern about the status of the 800 to be sent. -- Julie Bishop
  • In Malaysia, where Western culture was extremely influential, I'd grown up listening to Elvis and the Beatles and watching American movies. People wanted to be like Americans. In contrast, when I got here, I saw prosperous middle-class American college students wanting to somehow join the Third World. -- Feisal Abdul Rauf
  • Detention without trial is history in Malaysia. -- Najib Razak
  • I got to go to Malaysia, Germany, Switzerland, Madrid, America. -- Parminder Nagra
  • We can transform the government and the economy, as well as democracy, in Malaysia. -- Najib Razak
  • There's good economic progress in Malaysia. People have a lot to look forward to. -- Najib Razak
  • I'm going to Malaysia to try and win a million dollars... how exciting is that? -- Colleen Haskell
  • My priority is to ensure peace and harmony in Malaysia. That is uppermost in my mind. -- Najib Razak
  • Together we will act to bring about national reconciliation, secure Malaysia's economic future, and build a stronger, more harmonious society. -- Najib Razak
  • As an adolescent I wrote comic books, because I read lots of them, and fantasy novels set in Malaysia and Central Africa. -- Umberto Eco
  • If we can increase the share of Islamic finance for the world, countries can benefit - and certainly, Malaysia can benefit from that. -- Najib Razak
  • I am a little jet lagged from my trip to Malaysia...The lengths we have to go to to get CNN coverage these days. -- Barack Obama
  • Developing countries like Malaysia should have a say in changing the world financial system since we have faced the problems that it has caused. -- Mahathir Mohamad
  • There are genuine concerns about the status of children to be sent to Malaysia and also there are genuine concerns about the human rights record in Malaysia. -- Julie Bishop
  • In spite of the huge diversity in Malaysia in terms of religion, culture, race, ethnicity and so forth, we've really gone very far in developing this country. -- Najib Razak
  • The Mogadorian caught Number One in Malaysia, Number Two in England, And Number Three in Kenya. I am Number Four. I am next..." - I AM NUMBER FOUR -- Pittacus Lore
  • The amount of love I get from India, from Pakistan, from Asia, from Persia, Malaysia - people are just like, 'Brown boy doing it, brown boy doing it!' -- Utkarsh Ambudkar
  • I am an American citizen born in Kuwait of Egyptian parents. I grew up in Great Britain, Malaysia, and Egypt and have lived in the United States since 1965, when I was seventeen. -- Feisal Abdul Rauf
  • You should never get away from where the real foundation of Formula One has been, which is Europe. Of course, there is nothing wrong with the expansion to countries like Asia, China, Malaysia. -- Mario Andretti
  • Eastern Muslim countries, such as Indonesia and Malaysia, are relative success stories, as they are not afflicted by the Arab heritage of retreat and humiliation at the hands of the French, Spanish, British, Turks, and Persians. -- Conrad Black
  • In Turkey it was always 1952, in Malaysia 1937; Afghanistan was 1910 and Bolivia 1949. It is 20 years ago in the Soviet Union, 10 in Norway, five in France. It is always last year in Australia and next week in Japan. -- Paul Theroux
  • I've got a place in Portugal, which I like very much, but I've just been working in Malaysia for five weeks. My family had a chance to come over and we really loved it, particularly the island of Pangkor. -- Ian Rush
  • China is the big economic engine in Asia, so what happens is, as China growth expands, these countries in the periphery of China, whether it be Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines, they end up growing with China because they become big exporters. -- Gary Cohn
  • [On Malaysia:] Mr. Darwin says so truly that a visit to the tropics (and such tropics) is like a visit to a new planet. This new wonder-world, so enchanting, tantalising, intoxicating, makes me despair, for I cannot make you see what I am seeing! -- Isabella Bird
  • The most spectacular UFO incident in Indonesia occurred when during the height of President Sukarno's confrontation against Malaysia, UFOs penetrated a well-defended area in Java for two weeks at a stretch, and each time were welcomed with perhaps the heaviest anti-aircraft barrage in history. -- Cael Sanderson
  • As the leader of Southeast Asia's oldest democracy, I am always keen to share our experiences. In the half-century since independence, we have found that steady reform is the best way to secure lasting stability. It is a process that continues in Malaysia to this day. -- Najib Razak
  • All talk on Islamic States is just an empty dream. No man in his right sense would accept a nation which bases its political administration on religion, and in a country like Malaysia with its multiracial and multireligious people, there is no room for an Islamic State. -- Tunku Abdul Rahman
  • All these boundaries - Africa, Asia, Malaysia, America - are set by men. But you don't have to look at boundaries when you are looking at a man - at the character of a man. The question is: What do you stand for? Are you a follower, or are you a leader? -- Hakeem Olajuwon
  • Crush Malaysia! Indonesia may change its tactics, but our goal will remain the same. -- Sukarno
  • Malaysia-Singapore bilateral relations can blossom beautifully if cultivated and nurtured like an orchid plant. -- Najib Razak
  • How do you know there's not a door to heaven in the sky between Malaysia and Vietnam? -- Sarah Palin
  • There's absolutely no way that something I do on my own is going to be seen in Malaysia. -- George Meyer
  • I dont know if youre familiar with Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. You step outside the hotel, and youre soaking wet within 10 minutes. -- Craig Fairbrass
  • I don't know if you're familiar with Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. You step outside the hotel, and you're soaking wet within 10 minutes. -- Craig Fairbrass
  • Malaysia didn't end up winning any gold medals at the Rio Olympics, but had set new records and brought the nation closer, so keep going. -- Azran Osman Rani
  • When my father was posted to Malaysia, we'd take bacon-and-egg sandwiches in our backpacks and go hiking in the jungle or make bamboo rafts to sail down rivers. -- Rory Stewart
  • Don't gamble the future of your children and Malaysia; think and contemplate because your vote will determine not only the future of the country but also your grandchildren. -- Najib Razak
  • Growing up in Malaysia and England, there wasn't an obvious route into the comics world, so my creative energy went into theatre and prose and then movies and TV. -- Arvind Ethan David
  • Most developing countries would know Malaysia quite well. Why? It is because we believe in contacts. We offer them some help for training, for example. We call it 'technical cooperation'. -- Mahathir Mohamad
  • Actually, I invited many Commonwealth leaders to come to Malaysia. They did not accept my invitation. By that, I mean, they didn't say they didn't accept, but they just didn't come here. -- Mahathir Mohamad
  • Very often we talk about India and China, but not really Malaysia and Indonesia. The potential in the shift to the East is going to be great and very important for this country. -- Tariq Ramadan
  • We are trying to solve the problem of haze in the spirit of good neighbourliness with Malaysia but are also hoping that other ASEAN member countries are taking notice and willing to lend a helping hand. -- Marty Natalegawa
  • In the longer term, I hope that as Vietnam evolves into a more prosperous society with active ties to the international marketplace, it will lose its inherent suspicion of the outside world and begin to develop along the lines of what has recently been happening in Thailand and Malaysia. -- William J. Duiker
  • As professor of global peace studies at the International Islamic University of Malaysia I am committed to the ending of war also through criminalization of war, an approach that has not been sufficiently used in spite of the UN Charter outlawing war - with too many loopholes used buy aggressive countries. -- Johan Galtung
  • I think the Prime Minister is the first to acknowledge that Malaysia's still got some work to do. Just like the United States, by the way, has some work to do on these issues. Human Rights Watch probably has a list of things they think we should be doing as a government. -- Barack Obama
  • Singapore shall cease to be a state of Malaysia and shall forever be an independent and sovereign state and nation separate from and independent of Malaysia, and that the government of Malaysia recognises the government of Singapore as an independent and sovereign government of Singapore and will always work in friendship and cooperation with it. -- Tunku Abdul Rahman
  • The TPP is another corporate-backed agreement that is the latest in a series of trade policies which have cost us millions of decent-paying jobs, pushed down wages for American workers and led to the decline of our middle class. We want American companies to create decent-paying jobs in America, not just low-wage countries like Vietnam, Malaysia or China. The TPP must be defeated. -- Bernie Sanders
  • I inherited them, so I got it like that. But I hear you can actually get dimples for a certain price if you really want them. I was getting my nails done once, and this lady asked me, 'Are those real? In my country, they pay a lot of money for those.' And I was like, 'Really?' I think she was from Malaysia. -- Camille Guaty