• Education system is run by people with little industry experience. Sports by those who have never played. And then we say we have a problem.
    Education system is run by people with little industry experience. Sports by those who have never played. And then we say we have a problem.
    ~ Chetan Bhagat, on systemic problems in India
  • What's with this government's shredding of official files? Couldn't they just have a fire in the building as usual?
    What's with this government's shredding of official files? Couldn't they just have a fire in the building as usual?
    ~ Baijayant 'Jay' Panda, on the cleanliness drive in government offices in 2014
  • The policy of being too cautious is the greatest risk of all.
    The policy of being too cautious is the greatest risk of all.
    ~ Jawaharlal Nehru
  • There is no worse tyranny than to force a man to pay for what he doesn't want merely because you think it would be good for him.
    ~ Robert A. Heinlein
  • For in reason, all government without the consent of the governed is the very definition of slavery.
    For in reason, all government without the consent of the governed is the very definition of slavery.
    ~ Jonathan Swift
  • Civilization must stand up and combat the current collapse of governance, the rise of violence, and the spread of chaos and fear in many parts of the world.
    ~ Rudy Giuliani
  • Governance should be designed as an equalizer. Democrats are more inclined towards working families and those who are struggling for a better life.
    ~ Jimmy Carter
  • There never is a good time for tough decisions. There will always be an election or something else. You have to pick courage and do it. Governance is about taking tough, even unpopular, decisions.
    ~ Jairam Ramesh
  • A well balanced, inclusive approach, according to certain standards and ideals, is essential for the proper governance of any country.
    ~ Laisenia Qarase
  • It is not enough to be electors only. It is necessary to be law-makers; otherwise those who can be law-makers will be the masters of those who can only be electors.
    ~ B. R. Ambedkar, Writings And Speeches