'Russia doesn't have bigger problems than any other country. The historical and philosophical problems are everywhere.'
'Russia is simultaneously living in three centuries.'
'Americans don't understand a place where human rights means access to clear water. They are too busy protecting the rights of sexual minorities.'
'Liberalism and communism have the same goal: Pushing the world toward cultural homogenation.'
'The problem with Europe is that it has forgotten its Christian traditions… Proclaiming human rights without traditions is empty.'
'Russia has not mistreated Chechnya. Look at British treatment of Chechnya before WWI.'
'Russia does not have a problem with press freedom. Look at the press in the United States.'
'If humanitarian intervention continues to occur, the era of nation-states will come to an end. Small states have no choice but to acquire nuclear weapons.'
'With the bankruptcy of the American ideals, the alternative used to be communism. Now it's terrorism.'
'Defined borders between countries reflect the Christian ideal of a distinct divide between good and evil. Western civilization's conception of humans requires that good and evil can be distinguished.'