The Lion of Judah roars – Speeches by His Imperial Majesty Haile Selassie I
May His Imperial Majesty grant I&I the wisemind to stand His words and the courage to live up to the ideal livity He has shown I&I.
- A union composed of workers without regard to their race, creed or sex becomes the true symbol of Ethiopian unity.
- In very truth there are no interest or reasons, however legitimate they may be, that can justify war.
- During Our reign, We have labored unceasingly to provide the essential foundation for the future growth and development of the nation.
- Above all, Ethiopia is dedicated to the principle of the equality of all men, irrespective of differences of race, colour or creed.
- As you all know, it is centuries past since Our country, Ethiopia, accepted the Gospel of Christ.
- Domestically, we can build strong and happy and resourceful societies.Internationally, we can force the end of oppression of man by man and nation by nation.
- I would broadly say wherever there is African blood there is a basis for greater unity.
- The very diversity of the world's peoples today constitutes one of mankind's great resources
- For that reason, We urge you doctors and personnel engaged in this hospital to serve those coming to your care with devotion,tolerance and exemplary goodwill
- Let there be no mistake: in modern Ethiopia, each man must contribute. There is no protection from the demand that a man's worth be assessed by his achievements.