"When we came into power we fully realised that we were taking on an immense job that would not be very popular. ... We have definitely moved a long way from 2008 and 2009. We have stabilised the situation and turned the economy around to growth. We are rebuilding society in terms of the economy but more importantly in terms of trust."
Näringsgrensminister Steingrímur J. Sigfússon i Financial Times om Islands hantering av finanskrisen.