"Think of an economy where people could be an artist or a photographer or a writer without worrying about keeping their day job in order to have health insurance."
"To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear."Nancy Pelosi on Buddha
"The wish for healing has always been half of health."Nancy Pelosi on Lucius Annaeus Seneca
"A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier."Nancy Pelosi on Tom Stoppard
"Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul."Nancy Pelosi on John Muir
"'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes."Nancy Pelosi on Henry David Thoreau
"I say to my colleagues never confine your best work, your hopes, your dreams, the aspiration of the American people to what will be signed by George W. Bush because that is too limiting a factor."
"Furthermore, we believe that health care reform, again I said at the beginning of my remarks, that we sent the three pillars that the President's economic stabilization and job creation initiatives were education and innovation - innovation begins in the classroom - clean energy and climate, addressing the climate issues in an innovative way to keep us number one and competitive in the world with the new technology, and the third, first among equals I may say, is health care, health insurance reform."
"For 25 years, it has been my privilege to represent the city of San Francisco and the great state of California to work to strengthen our vibrant middle class to secure opportunity and equality."
"The American dream is about freedom."
"Freedom is secured every day by our men and women in uniform. We must build a future worthy of their sacrifice."