"If we have a chance of succeeding and bringing stability and democracy to Iraq, it will mean learning from our mistakes, not denying them and not ignoring them."
"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."Carl Levin on Maya Angelou
"Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school."Carl Levin on Albert Einstein
"We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools."Carl Levin on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."Carl Levin on Mahatma Gandhi
"Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored."Carl Levin on Earl Nightingale
"Restoring responsibility and accountability is essential to the economic and fiscal health of our nation."
"The intelligence failures with respect to Iraq were massive and have damaged our credibility around the world."
"When a decision is made to go to war based on intelligence, it is a fateful decision. It has ramifications and impacts way beyond the current months and years."
"Dr. Rice's record on Iraq gives me great concern. In her public statements she clearly overstated and exaggerated the intelligence concerning Iraq before the war in order to support the President's decision to initiate military action against Iraq."
"Even top caliber hospitals cannot escape medical mistakes that sometimes result in irreparable damage to patients."