Romano Prodi (born 1939) is an Italian politician, Prime Minister in 1996-1998 and 2006-2008, and President of the European Commission in 1999-2004.
- If you want to improve a country, you first need to know it, to listen to it.
- We don't fill our mouth talking about the "people". We have seriousness and understanding to be people amongst the people.
- To make the right thing, you need also to be able to be unpopular.
- Silvio Berlusconi is going to occupy the televisions, in a while we will see him selling carpets.
- [The right-wing politicians] are so afraid of the "reds" that it's an effort for them even to look at a Ferrari.
- It's better a crisis than a bearish agreement.
- I would never live in Rome.