"Seven and half years ago I began my own journey. For me and my family it was a time of adversity. But during that adversity I derived a deeper faith. And born out of that adversity was a commitment to devote myself to those people and to those issues that truly matter to me."
"Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies."Paul Tsongas on Mother Teresa
"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase."Paul Tsongas on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step."Paul Tsongas on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart, will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired."Paul Tsongas on Martin Luther
"Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts."Paul Tsongas on Mahatma Gandhi
"Journey with me to a true commitment to our environment. Journey with me to the serenity of leaving to our children a planet in equilibrium."
"From a viable economy to the full funding of Headstart, from a clean environment to true equality for women, from a strong military to a commitment to racial brotherhood, from schools that are honored to streets free of excessive violence."
"Two hundred years ago, our Founding Fathers gave us a democracy. It was based upon the simple, yet noble, idea that government derives its validity from the consent of the governed."
"I want to deploy the leadership to meet the challenges that face us and to restore America's greatness."