Quotes from PM Lee Siang Loong from Poland - 31 Oct 2013.
WARSAW - "Singapore is relevant in the world because it is successful said Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong.
"It's important that Singaporeans understand this"
"Other countries are interested in engaging us and doing business with us, and find us able to make a contribution, in ideas, in perspectives, information which they can take in, 'Ah, that tells me something about South-east Asia, about Asia, about how other small countries have managed their problems',"
"So they can pick up something valuable, and I think we must never lose that position. Which is why I said don't assume we're cruising along. Work hard."
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source: Straits Times - 1 Nov 2013