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If Africa could establish a clothing export industry, that would fight poverty far more effectively than any foreign aid program.

Nicholas D. Kristof

Neither Western donor countries like the U.S. nor poor recipients like Cameroon care much about Africans who are poor, rural and female.

Nicholas D. Kristof

The world spends $40 billion a year on pet food.

Nicholas D. Kristof

You would see people going back to homes that had been burned, putting thatch over their structures again. They still couldn't leave the area without the danger of men being killed or women being raped, but it was a start.

Nicholas D. Kristof

The one serious conviction that a man should have is that nothing is to be taken too seriously.

Nicholas Butler

Whatever we well understand we express clearly, and words flow with ease.

Nicholas Boileau

An economist is a surgeon with an excellent scalpel and a rough-edged lancet, who operates beautifully on the dead and tortures the living.

Nicholas Chamfort

In great affairs men show themselves as they wish to be seen; in small things they show themselves as they are.

Nicholas Chamfort

The only thing that stops God from sending another flood is that the first one was useless.

Nicholas Chamfort

Over time, quality work will lead to an audience for your work.

Nicholas Sparks

Everything has an end.

Nicholas Lea

Only the devil wishes everyone to be his friend.

Nicholas Venturella

I write 2,000 words a day when I write. It sometimes takes three hours, it sometimes takes five hours.

Nicholas Sparks

Gold lends a touch of beauty even to the ugly.

Nicholas Boileau

Honor is like an island, rugged and without a beach; once we have left it, we can never return.

Nicholas Boileau

The wisest man is generally he who thinks himself the least so.

Nicholas Boileau