Search my Quotes DataBase - Enter one or two keywords and/or author last name.

Hint: keep it simple, like life twain




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Daily Inspiration - Quotes to Live By
Inspiration  |  Motivational Articles  |  Being Strong  |  Being Positive  |  Links  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Roy Romer Quotes and Sayings

I hope you find great value in these Quotes by Roy Romer from my large collection of motivational and inspirational quotes and sayings.

This nation has been drifting back in comparison with
the rest of the world for the last 20 years in education.
- Roy Romer

You know, IBM was almost knocked out of the box by
other types of computer software and manufacturing.
- Roy Romer

With lab courses, we may be able to simulate a lot
of that and reduce costs.
- Roy Romer

Let's take flight simulation as an example.
If you're trying to train a pilot, you can simulate almost the whole course.
You don't have to get in an airplane until late in the process.
- Roy Romer

 

I'm not just a politician, I'm a guy who has a real deep,
substantive, commitment to education.
- Roy Romer

But in the free market system, you're forced to change.
- Roy Romer

Interactive computers and software will,
I think, provide a less costly method of doing some kinds of inquiry,
in knowledge acquisition and even reasoning and interaction.
- Roy Romer

Please sign-up for my Free Inspirational Daily Email on the form below.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.


You can take a school like the University of Colorado,
with a selective admission standard.
It has a better caliber student going in,
so you ought to have a better caliber coming out.
- Roy Romer

I think the big force is going to be consumer buying power.
- Roy Romer

I do think there is something to be said for those
who have significant experience at state level and
have run campaigns or have been deeply involved in
grass roots political campaigns and who have actual hands-on experience.
- Roy Romer

Enrollment in Colorado is expected to expand about
25 percent in seven years.
It's very difficult to find those additional funds.
Therefore, I think you're probably going to have increased pressure on tuition.
- Roy Romer

We can do better in higher education.
And it is more than just technology.
It's also an attitude on the part of faculty.
We need to think through how we can produce a better
quality product at less cost.
- Roy Romer

But you take a four-year state college,
with a broader range of admission, and what happens
during those four years may be an even greater value-added educational experience.
I don't know.
- Roy Romer

The need for a college education is even more important now than it was before,
but I think that the increased costs are a very severe obstacle to access.
It is an American dream, and I think that one of our
challenges is to find a way to make that available.
- Roy Romer

Productivity is going to be a critical issue.
And it's not just about getting more time for professors in the classroom.
It involves reexamining the learning experience and
restructuring faculty and the use of faculty time.
- Roy Romer

I have observed private and proprietary colleges,
like the University of Phoenix, and the market they serve.
And I found it intriguing the way in which they are
trying to deliver the product,
with more accountability, for a price.
- Roy Romer

One of the things that we're all struggling with is
how to judge the quality of the value-added experience
of an educational course or year.
I don't think it's impossible to do that,
but it's difficult.
- Roy Romer

Our loyalties must transcend our race, our tribe,
our class, and our nation;
and this means we must develop a world perspective.
- Martin Luther King, Jr. PHOTO

I have a dream that my four little children will one day
live in a nation where they will
not be judged by the color of their skin,
but by the content of their character.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Neither a man nor a crowd nor a nation
can be trusted to act humanely
or to think sanely under the influence of a great fear.
- Bertrand Russell

The price of freedom for a nation is lives and money.
Often, the price of freedom for an individual
is challenging the closed minds of family and friend.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

Every optimist moves along with progress and hastens it,
while every pessimist would keep the worlds at a standstill.
The consequence of pessimism in the life of a nation
is the same as in the life of the individual.
Pessimism kills the instinct that
urges men to struggle against poverty,
ignorance and crime, and dries up
all the fountains of joy in the world.
- Helen Keller

Cyberspace.
A consensual hallucination experienced daily by billions of legitimate operators,
in every nation, by children being taught mathematical concepts.
- William Gibson

Independence of nation begins with independence of self.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The most tragic paradox of our time is to be found
in the failure of nation-states to recognize the imperatives of internationalism.
- Earl Warren

A war for a great principle ennobles a nation.
- Albert Pike

Power without a nation's confidence is nothing.
- Catherine II

Frivolous lawsuits are booming in this county.
The U.S.
has more costs of litigation per person than any other
industrialized nation in the world,
and it is crippling our economy.
- Jack Kingston

Each nation feels superior to other nations.
That breeds patriotism - and wars.
- Dale Carnegie

Give me control of a nation's money and I care not who makes her laws.
- Mayer Amschel Rothschild

A nation is a society united by a delusion about its
ancestry and by common hatred of its neighbours.
- William Ralph Inge

There is no instance of a nation benefitting from prolonged warfare.
- Sun Tzu

Our nation is built on the bedrock principle that governments
derive their just powers from the consent of the governed.
- Adrian Cronauer

The strongest initiative that government can take to
ensure Australia is prepared for population ageing,
is to maintain a strong economy, and a secure nation.
- Julie Bishop

Restoring responsibility and accountability is essential
to the economic and fiscal health of our nation.
- Carl Levin

Unfortunately, the current format for this lottery
program are subject to fraud and abuse and leave our
nation exposed to those who may seek to do harm on American soil.
- William L. Jenkins

There must be no worse punishment to a totalitarian
nation than the withdrawal of capital.
- Jerzy Kosinski

The United States spends more money on African aid
than any nation on earth.
- Tony Snow

The greatness of America lies not in being more enlightened than any other nation,
but rather in her ability to repair her faults.
- Alexis de Tocqueville

Faith crosses every border and touches every heart in every nation.
- George W. Bush

It will be sufficient to point to the enormous burdens
which armaments place on the economic,
social, and intellectual resources of a nation,
as well as on its budget and taxes.
- Ludwig Quidde

On the contrary, all the world would point to that
nation as violating a treaty,
by going to war with a country with whom they had engaged
to enter into arbitration.
- Richard Cobden

We have not yet reached the goal but...
we shall soon, with the help of God,
be in sight of the day when poverty shall be banished from this nation.
- Herbert Hoover

The general revolt of a Nation cannot be called a Rebellion.
- Algernon Sydney

In particular, the emerging call from our nation's
evangelicals to protect God's creation is substantial.
- Jim Clyburn

Our nation and those of the developed world must offer
our own resistance to despot leaders who seek to commit
murder on the basis of religion or race.
- Tim Bishop

We have not created any sort of democratic test for any nation.
- Mikhail Saakashvili

What, other than injustice, could be the reason that
the displaced citizens of New Orleans cannot be accommodated
by the richest nation in the world?
- Wynton Marsalis

A marvel that has nothing to offer, democracy is at
once a nation's paradise and its tomb.
- Emile M. Cioran

The extreme socialists desire to run every nation as
a single business concern.
- John B. S. Haldane

As soon as one nation claims the right to take preventive action,
other countries will naturally do the same.
If we go down that road, where are we going?
- Jacques Chirac

If a country is to be corruption free and become a
nation of beautiful minds,
I strongly feel there are three key societal members
who can make a difference.
They are the father, the mother and the teacher.
- Abdul Kalam

The arts have always been an important ingredient to the health of a nation,
but we haven't gotten there yet.
- James Earl Jones

A great poet is the most precious jewel of a nation.
- Ludwig van Beethoven

Rather than improving the wealth of their own nation,
the Mexican government encourages its poor to come to the U.S.
and send money home.
- Timothy Murphy

There is just no reason why the richest nation in the
world can't provide health care to all its people.
- Christine Gregoire

Massachusetts children cannot only lead the nation in test scores,
they can be competitive with the best in the world.
And the gap in achievement among races can virtually disappear.
- Mitt Romney

The challenge of social justice is to evoke a sense
of community that we need to make our nation a better place,
just as we make it a safer place.
- Marian Wright Edelman

The chains of military despotism, once fastened upon a nation,
ages might pass away before they could be shaken off.
- William Henry Harrison

If the Americans go in and overthrow Saddam Hussein and it's clean,
he has nothing, I will apologize to the nation,
and I will not trust the Bush administration again.
- Bill O'Reilly

Our nation's security, economy, and place on the world
stage depends on the success our educational system.
- Ed Markey

We reserve our deepest respect and admiration for those
who volunteer for service and give their lives to help keep our nation secure.
- Mitt Romney

A nation is an organic thing.
- Peter Brimelow

Territory is but the body of a nation.
The people who inhabit its hills and valleys are its soul,
its spirit, its life.
- James A. Garfield

The only fruitful promise of which the life of any
individual or any nation can be possessed,
is a promise determined by an ideal.
- Herbert Croly

Smoke the pipe of peace, bury the tomahawk,
and become one nation.
- Zebulon Pike

A good government remains the greatest of human blessings
and no nation has ever enjoyed it.
- Dean Inge

The four cornerstones of character on which the structure
of this nation was built are:
Initiative,
Imagination, Individuality and Independence.
- Eddie Rickenbacker

Humor was not important only for me,
humor was important for this nation for centuries,
to survive, you know.
- Milos Forman

Mr. Speaker, our Nation depends on immigrants' labor,
and I hope we can create an immigration system as dependable as they are.
- Luis Gutierrez

Here rests the soul of our nation - here also should be our conscience.
- Caspar Weinberger


Quotes and Sayings

---------


Thank you for visiting: Roy Romer Quotes and Sayings.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 


Sign-up to receive Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes
free via email

Daily inspirational quotes and motivational messages of self-worth, choice,
positive attitude, happiness, forgiveness, and gratitude.
Inspiring motivational sayings plus Jonathan's insights into life,
relationships, and joyful living.

Enter Your E-Mail Address:
Enter Your Name (what you want to be called):
To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.
Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Or Subscribe to the Feedburner feed for Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes.



All materials & writings are copyright ©. You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy, our copyright policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and the list of all our websites.