Cyrus Roberts Vance was an American lawyer and United States Secretary of State under President Jimmy Carter from 1977 to 1980. Prior to that position he was the Secretary of the Army and the Deputy Secretary of Defense.
|We all have to make sacrifices for the New Frontier.||Detriments & Qualifications ;Public Office: Benefits ;Miscellaneous|
|In short, the time has come for us as American and Iranian citizens to apply our mutual energy, intellect, and goodwill toward strengthening relations between our two countries, as their destinies are intertwined.||Time|
|My proposal to re-establish diplomatic relations - not necessarily friendly relations, but diplomatic relations - is a sensible, simple, and straightforward approach that will finally get us off dead center.|
|You have to listen to adversaries and keep looking for that point beyond which it's against their interests to keep on disagreeing or fighting.|