"We have seven pillars of development. India has a cutting edge information technology industry. We are setting up a technology park. We would like to see technology penetration iin education. Besides, we would like to see cooperation in industries like fashion, filmmaking, ship-building, education, health and energy."
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."Kamla Persad-Bissessar 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."Kamla Persad-Bissessar on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."Kamla Persad-Bissessar 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."Kamla Persad-Bissessar 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."Kamla Persad-Bissessar on John F. Kennedy
"As a woman, my style defines my leadership. It's a gentler, more compassionate approach. I consult, I listen and I compromise where it's in the best interest of the citizens."