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"Every day, more of us are understanding that the world is a small neighborhood."

Harvard Distinguished Artist of the Year Award | february 2011

"As you know, I’m no Mother Teresa. What I am is: a little woman with a big mouth."

Harvard Distinguished Artist of the Year Award | february 2011

"I like to imagine the world a few years from now as a big think tank, revolutionary with vital ideas generated by children who today live in vulnerable and remote places in the world."

Harvard Distinguished Artist of the Year Award | february 2011

"As a child of the developing world, it is my duty to use this voice in every way I can to promote the message about the power of education to change lives."

Harvard Distinguished Artist of the Year Award | february 2011

"Investing in education has never let me down. Every effort and dollar invested yields results, and they yield results in the short term because—kids grow up fast."

Summit of the Americas | april 2012

"May all those children who live in conditions of extreme poverty, displacement and conflict . . . be those who we believe in most. And, those who we will be quite literally putting our money on."

Summit of the Americas | april 2012
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