"Look how many millions of people are underemployed or have lost their jobs. The last thing I'm going to do is play politics with their future."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."Lindsey Graham on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."Lindsey Graham on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."Lindsey Graham on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."Lindsey Graham on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."Lindsey Graham on William Shakespeare
"Detainee policy in this war is hard, it's complicated, but we must get it right. We would be better off as a nation if we could close Gitmo safely and start a new prison that he could use that the world would see as a better way to doing business."
"No employer is going to hire robustly until they know what the health care cost is going to be."
"The American consumer is also the American worker, and if we don't do something to protect our manufacturing base here at home, it is going to be hard to buy any retail goods."
"President Obama chose politics over leadership. 'Hope' and 'Change' have become bait-and-switch."
"The intelligence community gets hurt through sequestration."