"What we see today is an American economy that has boomed because of policies and developments of the 1950s and '60s: the interstate-highway system, massive funding for science and technology, a public-education system that was the envy of the world and generous immigration policies."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Fareed Zakaria on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Fareed Zakaria on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Fareed Zakaria on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Fareed Zakaria on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Fareed Zakaria on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Americans have so far put up with inequality because they felt they could change their status. They didn't mind others being rich, as long as they had a path to move up as well. The American Dream is all about social mobility in a sense - the idea that anyone can make it."
"The technological revolution at home makes it much easier for computers to do our work."
"America's growth historically has been fueled mostly by investment, education, productivity, innovation and immigration. The one thing that doesn't seem to have anything to do with America's growth rate is a brutal work schedule."
"I enjoy writing but I much prefer the experience of having written."
"Having your fiscal house in order and having a more manageable macro-economic future is going to be very useful in creating growth."