We crush our caterpillars, then complain there are no butterflies.
Jun 2012 – DPM Teo
March 2014 – Singapore Budget 2014: Young lack passion in pursuing work excellence, says NMP – “More often than not, they place emphasis and give priority to work-life balance, a high salary or other benefits, and are quick to leave if they sense better conditions elsewhere.”
My response – This behavior is learned. Think about where they learned it from.
October 2015 – Singapore needs our own Enid Blytons and Roald Dahls: Grace Fu – Well, where are we going to get them?