"We must ensure our system of higher education offers world-class quality for a world-class economy."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Bob Taft on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Bob Taft on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Bob Taft on Aristotle
"My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors."Bob Taft on Maya Angelou
"Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught."Bob Taft on Oscar Wilde
"Yet in this global economy, no jobs are safe. High-speed Internet connections and low-cost, skilled labor overseas are an explosive combination."
"Many have left their families to defend our freedom. We salute their bravery we express our appreciation and support to their families. And we pray for their safe return."
"We live in a land like no other - a land of freedom and opportunity unparalleled on the face of the globe."
"Whether we knew many who died on September 11 or personally knew none, we all lost something on that day. Innocence. Security. A trust that our homeland would always be safe."