"Community colleges need to be upgraded. We got to have training for real jobs. We've got a lot of jobs that are going unfilled because we don't have the technology in the heads of graduating college students to deal with them."
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."Emanuel Cleaver on Albert Einstein
"The typewriting machine, when played with expression, is no more annoying than the piano when played by a sister or near relation."Emanuel Cleaver on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."Emanuel Cleaver on Arthur C. Clarke
"The world is very different now. For man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life."Emanuel Cleaver on John F. Kennedy
"I am sorry to say that there is too much point to the wisecrack that life is extinct on other planets because their scientists were more advanced than ours."Emanuel Cleaver on John F. Kennedy
"Hope is the motivation that empowers the unemployed, enabling them to get out of bed every single morning with unbounded enthusiasm as they look for work."