"The most important thing I learned as a foreign correspondent in about 80 countries is that it takes a very shallow knowledge of history to think that there are solutions to most problems."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Robert D. Kaplan on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Robert D. Kaplan on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Robert D. Kaplan on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Robert D. Kaplan on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Robert D. Kaplan on William Shakespeare
"If you travel around America you see different sections of highways donated by this or that person, and that's a slow beginning of what may end up being a situation common in the Third World: some sections of highways in wealthy areas are beautifully maintained and other parts are just dirt-strewn potholes."