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Terry Waite

Waite in April 1993.
Born Terence Hardy Waite
(1939-05-31) 31 May 1939 (age 77)
Bollington, Cheshire, England
Occupation Humanitarian, author

At the end of the day, love and compassion will win.
Freeing hostages is like putting up a stage set, which you do with the captors, agreeing on each piece as you slowly put it together; then you leave an exit through which both the captor and the captive can walk with sincerity and dignity.
Terry Waite
The terrible thing about terrorism is that ultimately it destroys those who practice it. Slowly but surely, as they try to extinguish life in others, the light within them dies.
Terry Waite
Sometimes the wheels of justice grind slowly.