"Fear is a very explosive emotion, but it has a short life span. It's the sprint. The marathon is hope."
"A nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people."Mike Huckabee on John F. Kennedy
"Pick the day. Enjoy it - to the hilt. The day as it comes. People as they come... The past, I think, has helped me appreciate the present - and I don't want to spoil any of it by fretting about the future."Mike Huckabee on Audrey Hepburn
"I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. 'Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death."Mike Huckabee on Thomas Paine
"We fear violence less than our own feelings. Personal, private, solitary pain is more terrifying than what anyone else can inflict."Mike Huckabee on Jim Morrison
"What is needed, rather than running away or controlling or suppressing or any other resistance, is understanding fear that means, watch it, learn about it, come directly into contact with it. We are to learn about fear, not how to escape from it."Mike Huckabee on Jiddu Krishnamurti
"Americans different in some maybe thoughts or emphasis still have the same ideas. They want a government that lets them be free, that leaves them alone, that doesn't interrupt and interfere with every aspect of their life, that lets them go to work and keep more of what they've worked hard to have."
"I did every diet: Atkins. Cabbage-soup diet. Dean Ornish. But I couldn't live the rest of my life like a rabbit."
"The best way is to say that as a Christian for me the essence of Christian faith is that you treat others as if you wish to be treated."
"All of my children are ideologically and politically in sync with me, they all have authentic Christian faith. It's something I'm very grateful for."
"I wish we would all remember that being American is not just about the freedom we have it is about those who gave it to us."