— Tsai Ing-wen President of the Republic of China 1956
„The retinue of a grandee in China or Indostan“
„Ah, China is a formidable country. An Asian can't help but love China and take pride in it. China doesn't export tanks and men. It exports dignity and respect.“
— Norodom Sihanouk Cambodian King 1922 - 2012
Said during his exile in Peking, as quoted by Oriana Fallaci (June 1973), Intervista con la Storia (sixth edition, 2011). pages 108-109.
„It is impossible for us to recognize (mainland China) as another nation within our (Republic of China) territory.“
— Ma Ying-jeou Taiwanese politician, president of the Republic of China 1950
Ma Ying-jeou (2013) cited in: " Cross-strait political issues not being shied from: Ma http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/front/archives/2013/10/23/2003575166" in Taipei Times, 23 October 2013. Statement made during the meeting with Kuomintang delegation at the Presidential Office in Taipei heading to the cross-strait forum with the Communist Party of China in Nanning, Guangxi Province, 22 October 2013.
„Although China and United States are competitors, China and the United States are indeed partners in trade. AZ Quotes“
— Zhu Rongji former Premier of the People's Republic of China 1928
As quoted in [http://edition.cnn.com/2001/WORLD/asiapcf/east/03/15/china.us.01/index.html Bush yet to accept Beijing invitation in CNN news (15 March, 2001).
„I believe that both sides (Mainland China and Taiwan) will continue to be friendly while our (Republic of China) policies will remain firm.“
— Lin Join-sane Taiwanese politician 1944
Lin Join-sane (2013) cited in " Taiwan offices in China may pool officials cross-ministry: Wang Yu-chi http://www.wantchinatimes.com/news-subclass-cnt.aspx?id=20130315000019&cid=1101" on Want China Times (15 March 2013).
„China will not allow those Taiwanese investors that advocate Taiwan independence to make money here (in Mainland China).“
— Zhang Zhijun Chinese politician 1953
Zhang Zhijun (2016) cited in " China closes door on independence-espousing firms http://www.taipeitimes.com/News/taiwan/archives/2016/12/03/2003660482" on Taipei Times, 3 December 2016.
— Lee Teng-hui former President of Republic of China 1923
Lee Teng-hui (2013) cited in " Ex-president Lee rejects Ma's comments on nature of China ties http://focustaiwan.tw/news/acs/201310230038.aspx" on Focus Taiwan, 23 October 2013
„If I had a thousand pounds, China should have it. If I had a thousand lives, China should have them. No! not China, but Christ. Can we do too much for Him?“
— James Hudson Taylor Missionary in China 1832 - 1905
A.J. Broomhall. Hudson Taylor and China’s Open Century, Book Two: Over the Treaty Wall. London: Hodder and Stoughton and Overseas Missionary Fellowship, 1982, 6).
— Qin Gang politician 1966
„Corruption could lead to the collapse of the Party [Communist Party of China] and the downfall of the State [People's Republic of China].“
— Xi Jinping General Secretary of the Communist Party of China and paramount leader of China 1953
As quoted in "Opinion: Corruption as China's top priority" http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/06/world/asia/florcruz-china-corruption in cnn.com (7 January 2013).
— Yu Kwang-chung Taiwanese poet 1928 - 2017
"Music Percussive", in An Anthology of Contemporary Chinese Literature. Taiwan: 1949–1974. Vol. I: Poems and Essays, eds. Pang-yuan Chi et al. (Taipei: National Institute for Compilation and Translation, 1977), p. 113