"Secure our borders first. Let us know and let us make sure the American people know that we're taking care of the important business of dealing with the illegal immigration into this country. You cannot begin to address the concerns of the people who are already here unless and until you have made certain that no more are coming in behind them."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."Michael Steele on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."Michael Steele on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."Michael Steele on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."Michael Steele on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."Michael Steele on Abraham Lincoln
"We have a lot to gain through furthering stem cell research, but medical breakthroughs should be fundamentally about saving, not destroying, human life. Therefore, I support stem cell research that does not destroy the embryo."