Monday, August 2, 2010

* Beware Egomaniacal Ethnocentricity


Of the seventy institutions in the world which have existed for at least 800 years (Parliament, the Roman Catholic Church, etc.) five of those institutions are universities.*

John Sexton
President of N.Y.U.

In thirty-five years China will  [again] be the largest economy in the world, which it has been for fifteen of the last eighteen centuries.*

David M. Rubenstein
Co-Founder and Managing Director of The Carlyle Group

*quotes taken from interviews on The Charlie Rose Show, July, 2010

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