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The problem is that we are trying to prepare people for the new economy using a higher education system built for the old economy. As a result, many high-skilled, high-paying industries suffer from a shortage of labor, while too many low-paying industries suffer from a surplus.

Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

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The strongest anchor is hope.

The strongest anchor is hope.
Posted 4 months ago

Children are no longer being parented, but are raised. Thats why they don't

Children are no longer being parented, but are raised. Thats why they don't have morals, ethics,humanity and manners, because their parents neglected them. We now live in a society that doesnt care about right or wrong.
Posted 4 months ago

So yeah, maybe this will be the rest of our lives. Pot roast and Diet Cokes

So yeah, maybe this will be the rest of our lives. Pot roast and Diet Cokes and my parents making eyes at each other. As for those slaps and punches and hateful words, we'll just sweep those under the rug or wherever they can go.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

I live, I am partisan. This is why I hate those who do not take sides; I ha

I live, I am partisan. This is why I hate those who do not take sides; I hate those who are indifferent
Posted 4 months ago

Live in peace and harmony with all people.

Live in peace and harmony with all people.
Posted 4 months ago

I will love you always, because you will always be worthy of love.

I will love you always, because you will always be worthy of love.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

The bible divides mankind, god will decide our fate.

The bible divides mankind, god will decide our fate.
Posted 4 months ago

Great occasions do not make heroes or cowards; they simply unveil them to t

Great occasions do not make heroes or cowards; they simply unveil them to the eyes of men. Silently and perceptibly, as we wake or sleep, we grow strong or weak; and last some crisis shows what we have become.
Posted 4 months ago

When we drug ourselves to blot out our soul's call, we are being good Ameri

When we drug ourselves to blot out our soul's call, we are being good Americans and exemplary consumers.
Posted 4 months ago

There are golfers everywhere who may never get a chance to play a links cou

There are golfers everywhere who may never get a chance to play a links course in Scotland, a tree-lined course in America or the sand belts of Australia. Hopefully I can bring some of those elements into their backyards.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago

The fact is that Chinese parents can do things that would seem unimaginable

The fact is that Chinese parents can do things that would seem unimaginable-even legally actionable-to Westerners. Chinese mothers can say to their daughters, "Hey fatty-lose some weight." By contrast, Western parents have to tiptoe around the issue, talk
Posted 4 months ago

I wish I could say I see my little brother more. We used to fight all the t

I wish I could say I see my little brother more. We used to fight all the time but now that I don't see him very often I cherish the time I have with him.
Posted 3 months, 4 weeks ago