Quotations by Ruth Ann Minner
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Born: Thursday, January 17, 1935
Benjamin Franklin said there were only two things certain in life: death and taxes. But I'd like to add a third certainty: trash. And while some in this room might want to discuss reducing taxes, I want to talk about reducing trash.
(Keywords: Death, Talk, Taxes, Want)
I have said it often and I will say it again: I believe you learn to read when you are young, then read to learn for the rest of your life.
(Keywords: Life, Rest, Will)
Increasing recycling in Delaware is an idea whose time has come and, if put off, may not come again.
(Keywords: Time, Idea, May, Recycling)
Our financial services and insurance cluster is one of Delaware's key economic drivers in the state.
(Keywords: Financial, Key, State)
Our promise to our children should be this: if you do well in school, we will pay for you to obtain a college degree.
(Keywords: Children, College, Promise, School, Will)
Our world and our state have been transformed, but, in contrast, we as people have not been.
(Keywords: People, Contrast, State, World)
So I promise you that this State of the State, like a good pizza, will be delivered in 25 minutes or less.
(Keywords: Promise, State, Will)
This independent report clearly indicates that while we may differ among ourselves in government about what to spend money on, we have one of the most reliable and non-political processes for agreeing on how much money there is. We don't play games with the numbers.
(Keywords: Government, Money, Games, May, Numbers, Play)