N.Nazarbayev: I cannot be moved by flatter words
Nursultan Nazarbayev in his speech thanked Kazakhstan citizens for kind words, but noted that he cannot be touched by flattery words, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
"In such moments another words are usually told. Today I heard many flatter words addressed to me. I have such experience and such age that these cannot touch me. Of course it is impossible because I have experience of other heads with whom we had to work. The matter is that when it is said about what is really made then it is normal, but it should not be told moreover. Anyway I thank everybody for kind words. I think that is said to inspire me on future affairs. I assure you, right now I am really inspired," the head of state said.
He also emphasized a role of his colleagues who worked at civil service, deputies of parliament and members of the government all these years.
"There were a lot who passed from other system, a lot of misunderstanding, but we all knew where to go and what to do. I thank all my colleagues and wish them success and good health," the president said.