"Whether rich people make money or lose money, they get no sympathy from the public."
"That though the radiance which was once so bright be now forever taken from my sight. Though nothing can bring back the hour of splendor in the grass, glory in the flower. We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind."Gary Ackerman on William Wordsworth
"Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength."Gary Ackerman on Corrie Ten Boom
"What does love look like? It has the hands to help others. It has the feet to hasten to the poor and needy. It has eyes to see misery and want. It has the ears to hear the sighs and sorrows of men. That is what love looks like."Gary Ackerman on Saint Augustine
"When you are sorrowful look again in your heart, and you shall see that in truth you are weeping for that which has been your delight."Gary Ackerman on Khalil Gibran
"When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions."Gary Ackerman on William Shakespeare
"If a jerk burns the flag, America is not threatened, democracy is not under siege, freedom is not at risk."
"People more than ever since I can remember are concerned about being out of step and out of line with their political party and won't cross over. There is nobody, man or woman, who wants to be left out, and people are fearful of that. People are fearful of their leadership as well."
"Politics was my third act. But I could have a fourth. I don't know what that will be yet, but there will be one."