Top 10 Quotes of 1989 A momentous year of change offered up some quotations that retain their importance all these years on Share Tweet Prev 7 of 10 Next View All Top 10 Quotes "The prize reaffirms our conviction that with truth, courage and determination as our weapons, Tibet will be liberated. Our struggle must remain nonviolent and free of hatred." Alison Wright / CorbisTenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama, gives a press conference in Sarnath, India. His Holiness the Dalai Lama accepting the Nobel Peace Prize on behalf of oppressed peoples everywhere December 10 Next "East Germans are free to travel where they like. With immediate effect."