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Enda Kenny

Irish,  Politician
Total Quotes : 26
Country Old Rural

Down the country, people in rural areas are struggling to get a speed of even 1 MB, not much better than the old dial-up system we used to have when the system was in relative infancy.

- Enda Kenny

Young Given Very

I don't take myself too seriously, but I take the job very seriously, and I expect people to do the job that they're given because this is about all our people, young and old, and it's an enormous responsibility.

- Enda Kenny

Like About Decisiveness

Foreign investors like decisiveness; they like clarity. There isn't any confusion about Ireland's corporate tax rate: it is 12.5%. End of story.

- Enda Kenny

Always Difficulty

Emigration is always a difficulty.

- Enda Kenny

Having About Jobs

For me, it is all about people having jobs, and that is why I make no apology for having focused relentlessly on employment and job creation.

- Enda Kenny

Some Reports Ryan

Clericalism has rendered some of Ireland's brightest, most privileged and powerful men either unwilling or unable to address the horrors cited in the Ryan and Murphy Reports.

- Enda Kenny

Going Pragmatic Fix

Irish people are pragmatic. They understand that nobody is going to fix our problems but ourselves.

- Enda Kenny

Invest Here Irish

For years, Ireland used to have a philosophy of 'Get them in here to invest and develop in Ireland, and this will sort out our problems.' It is good in the sense of building a trade surplus, but we also want to develop what it is that we offer ourselves and that Irish companies export abroad.

- Enda Kenny

Head Locally Elected

You have a responsibility as a locally elected deputy, but you also have a responsibility as the head of government.

- Enda Kenny

Week Young Frontiers

It is the young people in whom I place my confidence because of their competence, because of their enthusiasm, because of their capacity to meet the frontiers that are changing every week.

- Enda Kenny

Here General Profits

Ireland cannot become the collector general for the world. We can only tax on profits generated in the country here.

- Enda Kenny

See Hours Hospitals

I don't like to see people on trolleys in hospitals; I don't like to see old people sitting in chairs for hours.

- Enda Kenny

Best I Think Ourselves

I think - whether it's music, literature, sport, art, whatever you want - there's nobody who can stop us if we only apply ourselves with the singular objective of being the best in the world.

- Enda Kenny

Mind Bring Recording

The best recording is the one you bring with you in your mind.

- Enda Kenny

Like Achievements Getting

What I do like is action, achievements, and results. Getting things done.

- Enda Kenny

Point Of View Got Through

My genuine belief is that if we can get through the eurozone crisis from a political point of view, we've got a lot of engines that can drive our economy, that will restore confidence and get us moving on.

- Enda Kenny

Country Bad Away

Respectability in this country was a bad word because people did things who were in respected professions that let down the entire nation, and we're washing away their sins yet.

- Enda Kenny

Will Technical Euro

Public confidence in, and support for, the euro - and, indeed, the European Union - will ultimately be determined by how well we deliver on growth and jobs rather than on institutional wrangling and complex legal or technical negotiations.

- Enda Kenny

Politics Decision Bad

Populist promises to reverse every tough decision are nothing but empty rhetoric, irresponsible leadership, and bad politics. They are not the solution to Ireland's problems.

- Enda Kenny

Country Give Very

You see, in government, people give you a mandate, and you've got to fulfil that. Ours is very clear. Fix our public finances and get our country working.

- Enda Kenny