“We don’t have to govern at any price, but we must reject governing at all costs.” – Martin Schulz, Handelsblatt Global, 21 December 2017.
“Our proposals tabled yesterday, unanimously adopted by the bureau of the party, for the opening of negotiations — first of all about content, about improving the domestic situation in Germany and the situation in the European Union — got an overwhelming majority, around 90 percent. That opens a path for open-ended negotiations, for sure.” – Martin Schulz, Deutsche Welle, 8 December 2017.
“We don’t want to govern at any price. But we also shouldn’t refuse to govern at any price.” – Martin Schulz, The Guardian, 7 December 2017
“This constitutional treaty will then have to be put to the member states and those that don’t approve it will automatically have to leave the EU. … Let’s first see which policies we can push through and then decide about the precise form in which we do it.” – Martin Schulz, The Guardian, 7 December 2017.