"It's not that [entrepreneurs are] brilliant or well-educated. They work all the time. They don't let failure demoralize or destroy them."
Dean Kamen, Segway inventor
"Your employees are collaborating and building stronger bonds with each other in part because of social networks."
Jessica Lee, Fistful of Talent
UN Dispatch: "That's a challenge. I think it's going to take some time and our legal teams are working in consultation with our national security apparatus as we speak to help design exactly what we need to do. But I don't want to be ambiguous about this. We are going to close Guantanamo and we are going to make sure that the procedures we set up are ones that abide by our constitution. That is not only the right thing to do but it actually has to be part of our broader national security strategy because we will send a message to the world that we are serious about our values." Obama on Guantanamo
"My message is simple, direct and to the point: The fighting must stop. In Gaza, the very foundation of society is being destroyed: people's homes, civic infrastructure, public health facilities and schools."
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. Read the full story.