"If we can't have the courage to tell our constituents, hey, we've got to cut back, then if we can point to something and say, I would like to vote for more benefits for you, but this balanced budget amendment or statutory spending cap or whatever the device is, is preventing me from doing it."
"Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition."Jeff Flake on Steve Jobs
"You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, 'I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.'"Jeff Flake on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear."Jeff Flake on Nelson Mandela
"Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."Jeff Flake on Winston Churchill
"There are no easy answers' but there are simple answers. We must have the courage to do what we know is morally right."Jeff Flake on Ronald Reagan
"Our government shouldn't tell us where to travel and where not to travel."