"The world is really figuring BSE out, and that's positive."
"The gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge."Mike Johanns on Albert Einstein
"I do believe we're all connected. I do believe in positive energy. I do believe in the power of prayer. I do believe in putting good out into the world. And I believe in taking care of each other."Mike Johanns on Harvey Fierstein
"Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you'll start having positive results."Mike Johanns on Willie Nelson
"Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will."Mike Johanns on Zig Ziglar
"If you're not making mistakes, then you're not doing anything. I'm positive that a doer makes mistakes."Mike Johanns on John Wooden
"Food safety involves everybody in the food chain."
"We're going to do everything possible to make sure that food safety is always paramount, and that we work with the industry as aggressively as we can to make sure that we're paying attention to the food-safety issues."
"This president has said this has to be a priority for our nation, protecting our food supply from terrorist acts, so he continues to provide the funding that is necessary."
"Science is the international language, so when we are able to convince countries that good decision-making for human health and animal health is based upon science, that's a real success story for us."
"We asked ourselves and the world to base decisions on good science, and I really believe the United States can be the leader in delivering that message to our international trading partners."