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Quote of the Week: Lee Hsien Loong

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 "When people say they don't want a nanny state they are, in fact, in a conflicted state of mind.  On the one hand, they want to do whatever they want and not be stopped. On the other hand, if something goes wrong, they want to be rescued."

- Lee Hsien Loong, Prime Minister of Singapore. He became the third Prime Minister of Singapore in 2004, succeeding Goh Chok Tong and before that, his father- Singapore's first Prime Minister- Lee Kuan Yew.

Quoted in the Financial Times, "Lunch with the FT: Lee Hsien Loong" April 11, 2014 by Gideon Rachman

Photograph by Gobierno de Chile (Government of Chile),  available on Wikimedia Commons

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