"The Spy Act strikes a right balance between preserving legitimate and benign uses of this technology, while still, at the same time, protecting unwitting consumers from the harm caused when it is misused and, of course, designed for nefarious purposes."
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."Cliff Stearns on Albert Einstein
"The typewriting machine, when played with expression, is no more annoying than the piano when played by a sister or near relation."Cliff Stearns on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."Cliff Stearns on Arthur C. Clarke
"The world is very different now. For man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life."Cliff Stearns on John F. Kennedy
"I am sorry to say that there is too much point to the wisecrack that life is extinct on other planets because their scientists were more advanced than ours."Cliff Stearns on John F. Kennedy
"I continue to meet people who have had their Web pages hijacked, their browsers corrupted, in some cases, their children exposed to inappropriate material from these dangerous programs hidden in their family computers."
"I think the American people, understandably, have sort of lost faith in the United Nations."
"Canada is currently the only major industrialized country in the world that does not allow any private administration of health care services that are provided by the public system."
"Mr. Speaker, the fact of the matter is that the Ten Commandments are a historical document that contains moral, ethical, and legal truisms that any person of any religion or even an atheist can recognize and appreciate."
"Perhaps these Ten Commandments cases will be the turning point in the legal war against religion."