nurture quotes

There is a human capital crisis in the federal government. Not only are we losing the decades of talent as civil servants retire, we are not doing enough to develop and nurture the next generation of public servants.Daniel Akaka

It really hasn't been demonstrated at any level by any major corporation that it can nurture what is euphemistically called creativity.Peter Bart

For its health, cricket needs to look outward to the sharpest minds, to people who sustain and nurture brands and often take hard but necessary decisions. Cricket cannot be bound by cricketing minds alone.Harsha Bhogle

To go from mortal to Buddha, you have to put an end to karma, nurture your awareness, and accept what life brings.Bodhidharma

I suppose that when I'm building a character, it's usually related to what their family is like and who their parents are, as well as how I grew up - that nurture side.Henry Cavill

Most of my time, energy and other resources I use to nurture my projects.Benjamin Cohen

That the potential to become Level 5 exists in you and me and the people we work with and that it is then a process or a journey to nurture that seed... in a culture by and large that doesn't reinforce it.James Collins

Pets are humanizing. They remind us we have an obligation and responsibility to preserve and nurture and care for all life.James Cromwell

The anorexic is out to prove how little she needs, how little she can survive on; she is out, in a sense, to discredit her nurturers, while at the same time making a public crisis out of her need for nurture. Such vulnerability and such power: it brings the whole female machinery to a halt.Rachel Cusk

I get bored easily, so I need to do a lot. I've started a record label, so I get to nurture new talent and talk about music, which is a passion of mine. I've written another book. And I get to come to work and do the TV show, which is always really fun.Ellen DeGeneres

I always managed to get in trouble, like every kid. But I had to learn a lot of hard lessons on my own, without parents who would nurture me and guard me through that part of life, at a very young age.Ted Dekker

It's vital that we help them get the right start, nurture their development and provide for their well-being.Christopher Dodd

I feel I have to work hard to nurture whatever talent I have as an actor. I feel like it's not natural to me. So I don't take it for granted... What I think is my natural ability - which is writing - I think I totally take that for granted.David Duchovny

Well, it arose out of two long-term concerns - the first being the possibility of genetic manipulation, nature versus nurture, what constitutes how people get to be how they are.Katherine Dunn

It is a natural gift I was born with but it's something I've had to nurture in training.Michael East

Certainly it is a blessing to have three beautiful kids who are all healthy. God put them here for me to nurture and bring them up and try to keep as close to right as I can. So it's a blessing. It's a big responsibility, but at the same time it's an honor.Faith Evans

I find it shameful that in nearly all the universities of Europe, Palestinian students sponsor and nurture anti-Semitism.Oriana Fallaci

We are all gifted, but we have to discover the gift, uncover the gift, nurture and develop the gift and use it for the Glory of God and for the liberation struggle of our people.Louis Farrakhan

I've already got notebooks full of ideas for new music, so I'm gonna kind of nurture that just like I do all of my ideas and perfect it until it's ready and then I'll just let it go.Fergie

There are no adequate substitutes for father, mother, and children bound together in a loving commitment to nurture and protect. No government, no matter how well-intentioned, can take the place of the family in the scheme of things.Gerald R. Ford