Jean-Bertrand Aristide Quotes
''The egg is back. The egg is back.''Jean-Bertrand Aristide, Haitian president. New York Times, p. 10A (September 6, 1994). Chant outside the Haitian palace in Port-au-Prince, before the return of exiled president Jean-Bertrand Aristide and in response to the Haitian saying: "When a chicken lays an egg, you cannot put it back."
''We shall prepare the coffee of reconciliation through the filter of justice. Through reconciliation, streams of tears will come to our eyes.''Jean-Bertrand Aristide (b. 1953), Haitian president. New York Times, p. 17A (October 5, 1994). Spoken in exile, before being returned to his office by American troops, October 5, 1994.
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