"I want our government to encourage and protect freedom as well as our traditions of faith and family."
"Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies."Jesse Helms on Mother Teresa
"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase."Jesse Helms 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."Jesse Helms 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."Jesse Helms 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."Jesse Helms on Mahatma Gandhi
"Such schemes take money from people who can least afford to spend it to support an unneeded bureaucracy that eats money people thought they were providing for education."
"That is why I fought against abortion and that is why if I were still in the Senate I would be doing everything I could to defend the sanctity of marriage."
"Conservatism is a hard choice for a society that has become accustomed to big government and big entitlements promoted by liberals."
"I have tried at every point to seek God's wisdom on the decisions I made, and I made it my business to speak up on behalf of the things God tells us are important to Him."