"People in Oklahoma don't wake up every morning wondering what the government is going to do for them."
"Old friends pass away, new friends appear. It is just like the days. An old day passes, a new day arrives. The important thing is to make it meaningful: a meaningful friend - or a meaningful day."Mick Cornett on Dalai Lama
"When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive - to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love."Mick Cornett on Marcus Aurelius
"Prayer is the key of the morning and the bolt of the evening."Mick Cornett on Mahatma Gandhi
"If it's your job to eat a frog, it's best to do it first thing in the morning. And If it's your job to eat two frogs, it's best to eat the biggest one first."Mick Cornett on Mark Twain
"Today I choose life. Every morning when I wake up I can choose joy, happiness, negativity, pain... To feel the freedom that comes from being able to continue to make mistakes and choices - today I choose to feel life, not to deny my humanity but embrace it."Mick Cornett on Kevyn Aucoin
"People look for their leadership to lead."
"I'm learning a lot about the culture of weight loss. I didn't know there were bloggers out there who were proud to be fat."
"We've seen the kind of social impact a professional sports team has on a city. A team brings high-profile role models into your community who are healthy and they're great images for the city to gravitate toward, especially for kids."