"Unless we make education a priority, an entire generation of Americans could miss out on the American dream."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Blanche Lincoln on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Blanche Lincoln on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Blanche Lincoln 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."Blanche Lincoln 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."Blanche Lincoln on Oscar Wilde
"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."
"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."
"It's not my job to dream your dreams. It's my job to make your dreams become a reality."
"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."