"Tonight, you are hearing from the Democratic women of the Senate... We stand together on so many issues: economic prosperity, quality education for all, protecting a woman's right to choose."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Barbara Boxer on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Barbara Boxer on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Barbara Boxer 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."Barbara Boxer 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."Barbara Boxer on Oscar Wilde
"Even if I have to stand alone, I will not be afraid to stand alone. I'm going to fight for you. I'm going to fight for what's right. I'm going to fight to hold people accountable."
"I think Democrats are right. We fight for the American dream, for the environment, for privacy rights, a woman's right to choose, a good public education system."
"We have fought for social justice. We have fought for economic justice. We have fought for environmental justice. We have fought for criminal justice. Now we must add a new fight - the fight for electoral justice."
"We are all different. Yet we are all God's children. We are all united behind this country and the common cause of freedom, justice, fairness, and equality. That is what unites us."
"When service members are discharged, we should express our gratitude for their profound personal sacrifice, not hand them a bill for their hospital food."