"When the students are occupied, they're not juvenile delinquents. I believe that education is a capital investment."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Arlen Specter on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Arlen Specter on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Arlen Specter on Aristotle
"My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors."Arlen Specter on Maya Angelou
"Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught."Arlen Specter on Oscar Wilde
"Strong advocacy for education, health care and worker safety will be indispensable if they are to get their fair share of President Bush's austere budget for the next fiscal year."
"I do come from a strong family."
"The First Amendment freedom of religion is as important today as when the Bill of Rights was first written."
"The fundamental purpose of government is to protect its citizens."
"I am very much opposed to abortion personally. But I don't think it is the government's rule."