In a world with no systems, with chaos, everything becomes a guerilla struggle, and predictability is not there. It becomes almost impossible to save lives, educate kids, develop economies.

Bill Clinton

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“My Wish: Rebuilding Rwanda.” TED2007. Mar. 2007. Conference Presentation.

Source: "My Wish: Rebuilding Rwanda." TED2007. Mar. 2007. Conference Presentation. Additional Information: This Bill Clinton quote comes from the former U.S. president's 2007 TED Talk about his vision to bring health care to Rwanda through his William J. Clinton Foundation. In this quote, Clinton is talking about the problems in developing countries such as Rwanda; in poor nations that lack an organized, effective government, says Clinton, it is extremely difficult for foreign entities to step in and provide aid. Watch the full TED Talk here: Bill Clinton - My Wish: Rebuilding Rwanda