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Public education is the key civil rights
issue of the 21st century. Our nation's
knowledge-based economy demands that we
provide young people from all backgrounds
and circumstances with the education and
skills necessary to become knowledge workers.
If we don't, we run the risk of creating
an even larger gap between the middle class
and the poor. This gap threatens our democracy,
our society and the economic future of America.
Broad - Education
Even in such technical lines as engineering,
about 15% of one's financial success is
due one's technical knowledge and about
85% is due to skill in human engineering,
to personality and the ability to lead people.
Carnegie - Skill
To have passion, to have a dream, to have
a purpose in life. And there are three components
to that purpose, one is to find out who
you really are, to discover God, the second
is to serve other human beings, because
we are here to do that and the third is
to express your unique talents and when
you are expressing your unique talents you
lose track of time.
Chopra - Life
Today, many companies are reporting that
their number one constraint on growth is
the inability to hire workers with the necessary
Clinton - Knowledge
In today's knowledge-based economy, what
you earn depends on what you learn. Jobs
in the information technology sector, for
example, pay 85 percent more than the private
Clinton - Economy
good decisions is a crucial skill at every
If money is your hope for independence you
will never have it. The only real security
that a man will have in this world is a
reserve of knowledge, experience, and ability.
Ford - Money
As our economy faces up to potential labour
shortages due to our ageing population and
as it moves to a new level of sophistication
to compete with the rest of the world, were
going to need every Australian on board
pulling their weight, rejoining the workforce,
gaining new skills.
off individuals and communities suffering
from poverty just creates a dead weight
for our economy to drag along.
Gillard - Jobs
The concept of social inclusion in essence
means replacing a welfarist approach to
helping the underprivileged with one of
investing in them and their communities
to bring them into the mainstream market
economy. Its a modern and fresh approach
that views everyone as a potential wealth
creator and invests in their human capital.
My reason for adopting such an approach
is simple: at a time when Australia needs
more skilled people and has an ageing population,
we simply cant afford to have one
in ten or more of our people out of the
workforce due to unemployment, low skills
or the effects of chronic poverty. Social
inclusion is an economic imperative.
Gillard - Social
To turn really interesting ideas and fledgling
technologies into a company that can continue
to innovate for years, it requires a lot
Jobs - Skill
I viewed it as a business, but I always
viewed it as a game. An opportunity to show
my skills, my basketball skills, amongst
the best in the world.
Jordan - Business
Training is one of the most neglected phases
of athletics. Too much time is given to
the development of skill and too little
to the development of the individual for
Lee - Skill
Leadership rests not only upon ability,
not only upon capacity; having the capacity
to lead is not enough. The leader must be
willing to use it. His leadership is then
based on truth and character. There must
be truth in the purpose and will power in
Lombardi - Leadership
Everybody has talent, it's just a matter
of moving around until you've discovered
what it is.
Lucas - Skill
Don't bring your need to the marketplace,
bring your skill. If you don't feel well,
tell your doctor, but not the marketplace.
If you need money, go to the bank, but not
Rohn - Marketing
We are approaching a new age of synthesis.
Knowledge cannot be merely a degree or a
skill.. it demands a broader vision, capabilities
in critical thinking and logical deduction
without which we cannot have constructive
Ka Shing - Knowledge
Your earning ability today is largely dependent
upon your knowledge, skill and your ability
to combine that knowledge and skill in such
a way that you contribute value for which
customers are going to pay.
Tracy - Earning
Leaders are made, not born. You learn to
become a leader by doing what other excellent
leaders have done before you. You become
proficient in your job or skill, and then
you become proficient at understanding the
motivations and behaviors of other people.
Tracy - Learning
Confidence can get you where you want to
go, and getting there is a daily process.
Its so much easier when you feel good
about yourself, your abilities and talents.
Trump - Confidence
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