"So I'd be quite happy to have a three-hour Lincoln-Douglas-style debate with Barack Obama. I'd let him use a teleprompter. I'll just rely on knowledge. We'll do fine."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Newt Gingrich on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Newt Gingrich on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Newt Gingrich on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Newt Gingrich on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Newt Gingrich on William Shakespeare
"Imagine a judicial nominee said 'my experience as a white man makes me better than a Latina woman.' Wouldn't they have to withdraw? New racism is no better than old racism."
"I don't see how the party that says it's the party of the family is going to adopt an immigration policy which destroys families that have been here a quarter century."
"President Obama is the most successful food stamp president in American history. I would like to be the most successful paycheck president in American history."
"A mere forty years ago, beach volleyball was just beginning. No bureaucrat would have invented it, and that's what freedom is all about."
"We're at the crossroads. Down one road is a European centralized bureaucratic socialist welfare system in which politicians and bureaucrats define the future. Down the other road is a proud, solid, reaffirmation of American exceptionalism."