"We have to judge politicians by their cumulative score. In one innings they make a great catch, in another they drop the ball. In one they score a home run, in another they strike out. But it is their cumulative batting average that we are interested in."
"Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country."Jesse Jackson on Margaret Thatcher
"A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body."Jesse Jackson on Benjamin Franklin
"Where we love is home - home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts."Jesse Jackson on Oliver Wendell Holmes
"Human beings are the only creatures on earth that allow their children to come back home."Jesse Jackson on Bill Cosby
"Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in."Jesse Jackson on Robert Frost
"Today's students can put dope in their veins or hope in their brains. If they can conceive it and believe it, they can achieve it. They must know it is not their aptitude but their attitude that will determine their altitude."
"I am not a perfect servant. I am a public servant doing my best against the odds. As I develop and serve, be patient. God is not finished with me yet."
"Your children need your presence more than your presents."
"Many kids come out of college, they have a credit card and a diploma. They don't know how to buy a house or a car or health insurance or life insurance. They do not know basic microeconomics."
"Both tears and sweat are salty, but they render a different result. Tears will get you sympathy sweat will get you change."