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"We can realise a lasting peace and transform the East-West relationship to one of enduring co-operation."

"That save from Pele's header was the best I ever made. I didn't have any idea how famous it would become - to start with, I didn't even realise I'd made it at all."

"When I was a kid, I wanted to be serious, like Daniel Day-Lewis. No one really dreams of being a comic actor, do they? Now I realise how stupid that is - and it's because comic acting isn't taken seriously enough. It's a discipline. You know instantly - either you're funny and getting the laughs, or you're not."

"Police in China can do whatever they want after 81 days in arbitrary detention you clearly realise that they don't have to obey their own laws. In a society like this there is no negotiation, no discussion, except to tell you that power can crush you any time they want - not only you, your whole family and all people like you."

"We can realise a lasting peace and transform the East-West relationship to one of enduring co-operation."

"I used to think that losing made you more hungry and determined but after my success at the Olympics and the U.S. Open I realise that winning is the biggest motivation."

"Both in thought and in feeling, even though time be real, to realise the unimportance of time is the gate of wisdom."

"I've probably understood men too well. I realise they are predatory by nature, and I have a certain acceptance of the male animal."

"I find increasingly that the more extreme are the things going on in your life, the more cultural reference points fail you. More mythical reference points actually help, and you realise that's what myths are for. It's for human beings to process their experience in extremis."

"I like singer-songwriters, and I find sad songs comforting rather than depressing. It makes you realise you're not alone in the world."

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