- Pakeha education is another preparation for leadership in the tribal situation, regardless of what they may achieve in the in the wider community. (1975) King, Michael. Te Ao hurihuri, the world moves on: aspects of Maoritanga.
- The educated rangatira provided the bridge between the traditional society and the new Pakeha one. (1975) King, Michael. Te Ao hurihuri, the world moves on: aspects of Maoritanga.
- The cliche that one size fits all does not apply to Maoridom. We are different from Iwi to Iwi.
- Scientists that write PHD thesis often need to get out of their ivory tower and come back and sit with us so that they can understand the real world of where the real science should be applied.