"The fact is there is forgiveness for those who seek God. And I believe in the power of redemption."
"Darkness cannot drive out darkness only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate only love can do that."Rick Perry on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong."Rick Perry on Mahatma Gandhi
"Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names."Rick Perry on John F. Kennedy
"Mistakes are always forgivable, if one has the courage to admit them."Rick Perry on Bruce Lee
"Always forgive your enemies - nothing annoys them so much."Rick Perry on Oscar Wilde
"Democracy functions best when we have an active citizenry."
"Obamacare has got everyone on edge. I mean, small business - men and women or big business are sitting out there saying we have no idea what this is going to cost, but we know it's going to cost us and cost us a lot."
"We need to stop apologizing for celebrating life. We need to stop apologizing for wanting to protect an individual's right to build a business."
"Somebody has to tell the E.P.A. that we don't need you monkeying around and fiddling around and getting in our business with every kind of regulation you can dream up. You're doing nothing more than killing jobs. It's a cemetery for jobs at the E.P.A."
"I got all the respect in the world for the front-runners in this race, but ask yourself: If we replace a Democratic insider with a Republican insider, you think we're really going to change Washington, D.C.? You don't have to settle for Washington and Wall Street insiders who supported the Wall Street bailout and the Obamacare individual mandate."