"We discussed politics, but we also talked about the importance of hard work, personal responsibility, living within your means, keeping your word. Those lessons stay with you throughout your life."
"Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future."Bob Ehrlich on John F. Kennedy
"Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress but I repeat myself."Bob Ehrlich on Mark Twain
"One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors."Bob Ehrlich on Plato
"If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand."Bob Ehrlich on Milton Friedman
"It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything."Bob Ehrlich on Joseph Stalin
"Some of the most important conversations I've ever had occurred at my family's dinner table."
"I don't know what leadership is. You can't touch it. You can't feel it. It's not tangible. But I do know this: you recognize it when you see it."