"My heart has been heavy and I have deliberated within my own conscience, knowing that my decision should not come out of my initial emotion of anger toward the President for such reckless behavior, but should be based on the facts."
"Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else you are the one who gets burned."Blanche Lincoln on Buddha
"Anybody can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right person and to the right degree and at the right time and for the right purpose, and in the right way - that is not within everybody's power and is not easy."Blanche Lincoln on Aristotle
"Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured."Blanche Lincoln on Mark Twain
"Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools."Blanche Lincoln on Albert Einstein
"Bitterness is like cancer. It eats upon the host. But anger is like fire. It burns it all clean."Blanche Lincoln on Maya Angelou
"I believe that the fight against crime starts in the home. Parents must take responsibility for their children and show them love and guidance from an early age so they learn to respect the rights of others."
"It's not my job to dream your dreams. It's my job to make your dreams become a reality."
"Unless we make education a priority, an entire generation of Americans could miss out on the American dream."
"Voters must have faith in the electoral process for our democracy to succeed."
"A common misconception is that the costs of health care are cheaper in rural America, when in fact the reality is that they are more expensive and more difficult to access."