"What I've always said is that I'm opposed to institutional racism, and I would've, had I've been alive at the time, I think, had the courage to march with Martin Luther King to overturn institutional racism, and I see no place in our society for institutional racism."
"Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition."Rand Paul on Steve Jobs
"You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, 'I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.'"Rand Paul on Eleanor Roosevelt
"I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear."Rand Paul on Nelson Mandela
"Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."Rand Paul on Winston Churchill
"There are no easy answers' but there are simple answers. We must have the courage to do what we know is morally right."Rand Paul on Ronald Reagan
"The Republican platform specifically says we don't believe in bailing out private business, and yet we did."
"Giving someone a one-time stimulus check, or a one-time tax cut that expires doesn't allow the predictability that business needs."
"I don't think I'm really open to having Washington change me."
"I think my dad has helped me tremendously."
"Do we fear terrorism so much that we throw out our Constitution, and are we unwilling and afraid to debate our Constitution?"