"If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are conditions for development."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Kofi Annan on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Kofi Annan on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Kofi Annan on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Kofi Annan on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Kofi Annan on William Shakespeare
"The Lord had the wonderful advantage of being able to work alone."
"Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family."
"Education is a human right with immense power to transform. On its foundation rest the cornerstones of freedom, democracy and sustainable human development."
"More countries have understood that women's equality is a prerequisite for development."
"Gender equality is more than a goal in itself. It is a precondition for meeting the challenge of reducing poverty, promoting sustainable development and building good governance."