"Besides the healthcare bill being unconstitutional and a great expansion of federal government, I think if it does not respect people's individual religious views and makes groups or individuals do things that are contrary to their deeply held beliefs, there is going to be a visceral negative reaction."
"An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law."Bob McDonnell on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."Bob McDonnell on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."Bob McDonnell on Albert Einstein
"Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery."Bob McDonnell on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."Bob McDonnell on Abraham Lincoln
"Informed consent is required for every invasive medical procedure, from getting your ears pierced to having an abortion."
"I don't think the objective of an abortion clinic is to try to talk women out of having the procedure. That obviously would not be positive for their bottom line."
"I think people are by-and-large happy with the providers that they have got now. They treasure that doctor-patient relationship."
"I think the more we embrace the culture of life and respect life, the better that we do."