"With gridlock the norm, Congress's approval rating is below 10 percent and the public has lost faith in its national leadership."
"Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies."Ron Fournier on Mother Teresa
"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase."Ron Fournier 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."Ron Fournier 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."Ron Fournier 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."Ron Fournier on Mahatma Gandhi
"For a man who has compared himself to Theodore Roosevelt and the nation's challenges to those of the Gilded Age, Obama put forward a tepid agenda."
"Shock, confusion, fear, anger, grief, and defiance. On Sept. 11, 2001, and for the three days following the worst terrorist attack on U.S. soil, President George W. Bush led with raw emotion that reflected the public's whipsawing stages of acceptance."
"We're living in an era of unprecedented change, and I want to be a part of documenting it."
"Climate change was a point of division between Obama and Republican rival Mitt Romney. The president declared climate change a global threat, acknowledged that the actions of humanity were deepening the crisis, and pledged to do something about it if elected."
"Close elections tend to break toward the challenger because undecided voters - having held out so long against the incumbent - are by nature looking for change."