"Everything I am I owe to my faith and secondly to parents who were old school."
"Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies."J. C. Watts on Mother Teresa
"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase."J. C. Watts on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step."J. C. Watts on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart, will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired."J. C. Watts on Martin Luther
"Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts."J. C. Watts on Mahatma Gandhi
"I think in politics, in Congress, you often do things that are Republican, or you do things because you're a Democrat. Sometimes that's good, obviously, and sometimes that's obviously bad. But in the news business, there's no such thing as Republican or Democratic news. News is news."
"In addition, there is one title I cherish a great deal more than Congressman and that is the title of... Dad."
"I think that anybody that stays in school, gets good grades, pays the price, I think we are wealthy enough in the public and the private sector in America to make sure that every child in America that wants to continue their education, they should be able to do that."
"The measure of a man is not how great his faith is, but how great his love is. We must not let government programs disconnect our souls from each other."
"Individual responsibility, hard work, paying attention in school, faith, family all these things are important."