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And I also serve on a caucus that addresses financial literacy for young people in this country. And ...

- Melissa Bean
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The world's biggest problems are the world's biggest market opportunities. And that's a huge thing. ...

- Peter Diamandis
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Take the year a country first reaches 50% literacy and add one or two generations to allow the idea ...

- Gwynne Dyer
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Much like the opportunities that factory work provided for working-class Americans in the last centu ...

- Leila Janah
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[Rosa Louise] Parks used to say, "Everybody looks at me because I sat down once in Montgomery, but t ...

- Marian Wright Edelman
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It's pretty much how we get anything added to the curriculum. When parents said children needed to b ...

- Elizabeth Warren
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The average college graduate's proficient literacy in English [the ability to read lengthy, complex ...

- Charles Colson
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A relatively primitive village in which there are still real feasts, common artistic shared expressi ...

- Erich Fromm
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Growing Literacy of the Heart and Mind Cultivates the Landscape of a Child's Future.

- Clyde Heath
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Part of what it is to be scientifically-literate, it's not simply, 'Do you know what DNA is? Or what ...

- Neil Degrasse Tyson
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Just as we would not traditionally assume that someone is literate if they can read but not write, w ...

- Henry Jenkins
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Financial literacy is an issue that should command our attention because many Americans are not adeq ...

- Ron Lewis
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Human beings have capitalized on the silence of animals, just as certain human beings have historica ...

- Gary Steiner
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I think it's a scandal what has been happening in the school system so far as lower income classes. ...

- Milton Friedman
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“The man who doesn't read good books has no advantage over the man who can't read them”

- Mark Twain
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The achievement of high universal literacy is the key to all other fundamental improvements in Ameri ...

- E. D. Hirsch, Jr.
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There is considerable evidence that women's education and literacy tend to reduce the mortality rate ...

- Amartya Sen
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Children learn more from what you are than what you teach.

- W. E. B. Du Bois
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The fire of literacy is created by the emotional sparks between a child, a book, and the person read ...

- Mem Fox
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“All part of financial literacy.”

- Pat Schneider
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Saying that financial literacy means diversification is just another example of the fox teaching the ...

- Robert Kiyosaki
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