1. ‘’I am an ordinary human being. I am not super-human being. I don’t know one yet.

But certainly I am not one. I am a normal human being who can fall sick, who can recover, who         can die, who can have feelings, who can be angered, who can laugh, who is fit enough to  be         President, and who can have headaches, and can have fever”

-Late President Umar Yar’ Adua of Nigeria on the fears over his state of health.

  1.     “You gain strength, courage and confidence by each experience in which you really stop to look

Fear in the face”

-Eleanor Roosevelt, Former First Lady(US)

  1.      ‘’Fish her out’’

–    Campaign for Democracy (CD) President reacting to Iyabo Obasanjo’s disappearance over the

Ministry of Health scam.

  1.    ‘’ To marry a woman  for her beauty is like buying a house because of the paint’’

–  Mrs Adekanmi  Akitoye,Marriage Counsellor and founder of Christian  Magazine

‘’Fulfilment’’

  1.     ‘’ Don’t be discouraged; don’t be intimidated, uncover the truth and lay  it before

Nigerians’’

– Ex- Minister of FCT , Aliyu Modibo Umar while receiving members of  the House of

Representatives Committee on Power and Steel.

  1. ‘’ We grow older more through indolence, than through age’’

– Christiana Sweden

  1.    ‘’Greatness is not in where we stand, but in what direction we are moving. We must sail

Sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it- but said we must and not drift, nor

Lie at the anchor’’

-Oliver W. Holmes

8                  ‘’ First, this is victory for Nigeria.

It is not about APC OR PDP.

It is the first time in our history that very ordinary people,

Equipped only with   the PVCs were able to unseat a president’’

-Comrade Adams Oshiomhole-when responding to how he felt

About the victory of APC at the polls in 2015

  1.      ‘’ I have always said that God’s hand is upon Nigeria. If not, it would have

Stopped existing long ago. God has a prophetic hand upon Nigeria. It is not

An accident, irrespective of our different challenges and contradictions.

Whether the devil likes it or not, Nigeria is going to be great. That is the level

We have degenerated to. It is unfortunate calling Buhari, Mr. GO-SLOW.

How do you want him to come and clear the mess over 16 years in two

Days?  I don’t know why we are never truthful with ourselves. If the only

Thing Buhari can achieve is to instill fear of corruption and all the

Machinery of government and agencies are working to dissuade

Corruption,then we would have achieved a lot’’

–          Bishop  Okonkwo- on the state of the Nation, Nigeria  during his 70th

Birthday Anniversary.

  1.       ‘’ Love begins at home’’

Mother Theresa- On receiving Nobel Peace Price,

11 December 1979.

Compiled by- Idowu Tunde

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