"I hope we never get to the point that we put ourselves in Jesus' place. But when I read the New Testament basically, we get three mandates: to love God, to love each other, and to take care of the least among us. And I think this is at least a step in the right direction."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."Bob Riley on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."Bob Riley on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."Bob Riley on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."Bob Riley on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."Bob Riley on Dalai Lama
"The amount of money we spend on education is important, but not nearly as important as how the money is spent."
"Ladies and gentlemen: There can be no greater investment in Alabama's future than an investment in education."
"The men and women who serve in our military have won for us every hour we live in freedom, sometimes at the expense of the very hours of the lifetimes they had hoped to live."
"Drugs are the enemies of ambition and hope - and when we fight against drugs we are fighting for the future."
"In a time of tight budgets, difficult choices have to be made. We must make sure our very limited resources are spent on priorities. I believe we should have no higher priority than investing in our children's classrooms and in their future."