Quotes for This Week

@ Mar 1, 2021, Prince Harry , the Duke of Sussex of the UK, in a recent interview with Oprah Winfrey, while discussing his stepping back from Royal Duties and the freedom to live a more normal and ordinary life, stated:

“For me, I’m just really relieved and happy to be sitting here, talking to you with my wife by my side.”

Mar 2, 2021, Katsunobu Kato, Japanese cabinet member, its Minister of Health, Labor and Welfare, speaking about his requests to Chinese authorities to stop taking anal swabs of Japanese citizens while testing for the coronavirus, stated:

“Some Japanese reported to our embassy in China that they received anal swab tests, which caused great psychological pain”

Feb 20, 2021, Greg Abbott , Governor of the State of Texas, speaking to the press about the Legislature´s special meeting on the ongoing crisis in the state, stated:

“We have a responsibility to protect Texans from spikes in their energy bills that are a result of the severe winter weather and power outages…Today’s meeting was productive, and I applaud Republican and Democrat members of the Legislature for putting aside partisan politics to work together on this challenge. We are moving quickly to alleviate this problem and will continue to work collaboratively throughout this week on solutions to help Texas families and ensure they do not get stuck with skyrocketing energy bills.”

Feb 19. 2021, Buckingham Palace, official residence of the Queen and King of the UK and center of their operations, in a released statement about Price Harry and wife, Merkel, stepping back from all of their royal family duties, said:

“Following conversations with The Duke, The Queen has written confirming that in stepping away from the work of The Royal Family it is not possible to continue with the responsibilities and duties that come with a life of public service,” a statement said. “While all are saddened by their decision, The Duke and Duchess remain much loved members of the family.”