„I have listened to you, to our people. I have heard your doubts, your anxieties, nay, outright opposition to the lifting of Martial Law. And I have prayed to the Almighty for guidance. And it is after deliberate, sober judgment and soul-searching that I come before you and say, it is now time to terminate martial law.“

—  Ferdinando Marcos, Speech proclaiming the termination of the state of Martial law, Heroes Hall, Malacañang (17 January 1981)
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Ferdinando Marcos
1917 - 1989

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