"A woman telling her true age is like a buyer confiding his final price to an Armenian rug dealer."
"Moreover, as the leadership of the House confirmed last year, the Administration remains opposed to a congressional resolution on the Armenian Genocide due to Turkish objections. This approach sends absolutely the wrong signal to Turkey and to the rest of the world."
"When I was younger, I was listening to a lot of Armenian music, you know, revolutionary music about freedom and protest. In the 70s I was listening to soul and the Bee Gees and ABBA, and funk."
"But I am Armenian and I understand what it is to lose a country and lose a family and have massacres and genocides and everything against my people."