One of the gaps in our international development efforts is the provision of global public goods - that is, goods or conditions we need that no individual or country can secure on their own, such as halting global warming, financial stability and peace and security.
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Jordin Sparks Since 'Idol' I've gotten used to having an amazing hair and make-up team around me, so I'm starting to get picky. I know what I like now and I'm happy to say 'Could we maybe change that?' if I don't like something. I don't yell or anything, but I think I could definitely start to act a little diva-i...
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Helena Bonham Carter No matter how many modern parts I do, people still refer to me as Mrs. Costume Drama. Fight Club is a studio pic, and I've done very few of those. I've got a feeling it's going to change things for me.
Bonnie Raitt Religion is for people who are scared to go to hell. Spirituality is for people who have already been there.
Mike Mills There's great sadness and life doesn't work out like you would want, on a lot of levels, but there's no need to feel all alone. This happens to everybody, so there's no self-pity. This is the ride that humans are on, and all of it is essential for our natural part of it.
Yoshio Taniguchi Architecture is basically a container of something. I hope they will enjoy not so much the teacup, but the tea.
Christopher Meloni It is a weird feeling to have people go, 'Hey Chris' like they know me. But, number one, 99 percent of my experiences have been really cool. People couldn't be nicer and more positive.
Jerry Saltz The last time money left the art world, intrepid types maxed out their credit cards and opened galleries, and a few of them have become the best in the world.
Alvar Aalto Nothing is as dangerous in architecture as dealing with separated problems. If we split life into separated problems we split the possibilities to make good building art.
Alexander Henry On what rests the hope of the republic? One country, one language, one flag!
Hesiod Whoever has trusted a woman has trusted deceivers.
George Bernard Shaw When I was young, I observed that nine out of ten things I did were failures. So I did ten times more work.
Paul Lynde I sang in the choir for years, even though my family belonged to another church.
Albert Einstein Perfection of means and confusion of ends seem to characterize our age.
Mahesh Bhupathi Most Indians go into education. Their parents just push them into education like parents in Australia push them into sports.
Jerry Saltz 'The Panorama' is also the last place anywhere in New York where the World Trade Center still stands, whole, as it stood in the early morning of September 11. I can also see the corner where I saw the first tower fall and howled out loud. Seeing the buildings again here is uplifting, healing.
Wendell Willkie Education is the mother of leadership.
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