"This is the greatest society in all of human history, the greatest country ever. Many of the decisions being made in Washington today by both parties are threatening that greatness. And if we stay on this road we're on right now, our children are going to be the first Americans ever to inherit a diminished country."
"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty."Marco Rubio on Mahatma Gandhi
"An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life."Marco Rubio on Robert A. Heinlein
"It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society."Marco Rubio on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both."Marco Rubio on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"There is more to life than increasing its speed."Marco Rubio on Mahatma Gandhi
"But let me tell you what happens when regulations go too far, when they seem to exist only for the purpose of justifying the existence of a regulator. It kills the people trying to start a business."
"No community values entrepreneurship and small business more than the Hispanic community."
"I traveled the state of Florida for two years campaigning. I have never met a job creator who told me that they were waiting for the next tax increase before they started growing their business. I've never met a single job creator who's ever said to me I can't wait until government raises taxes again so I can go out and create a job."
"You know who a complicated tax code kills? The guy or gal trying to start a business out of the spare bedroom of their home. So we've got to simplify our tax code."
"Americans chose a free enterprise system designed to provide a quality of opportunity, not compel a quality of results. And that is why this is only place in the world where you can open up a business in the spare bedroom of your home."