"Politics has always been a noisy, but now it has also become maudlin"
"There are lots of work that have to be done, and this calls for the cooperation of everyone in the Philippines."
"Reasonable baselines should be established to temper lofty expectations that have been initially set."
"PMs are trained to look at risks and choose the risks with lesser probabilities happening."
We now live in a time when people are more judgmental of looks and when beauty is based on the color of the skin or the perfection of facial features.
"So far, what the political opposition, and its supporters and enablers are doing is to create manufactured noise..."
Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all
Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts
Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all
Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls
Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages
Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation
Conserve and sustainable use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development
Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reserve land degradation and halt biodiversity loss
End poverty in all its forms everywhere
Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development
Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels
Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all
Reduce inequality within and among countries
Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns
Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable
End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture