"I don't know if there will be a comprehensive freeze. But I also don't know if it is necessary to construct all of the 20,000 housing units waiting to be built. In any case, between zero and one there are a lot of possibilities."
"I'm not saying that if this doesn't happen, I will get up and leave the peace talks... It is not logical for the Palestinians to set a precondition and threaten to abandon the talks."