"Education is the silver bullet to improve this Nation's standing worldwide... and our teachers know that."
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world."Solomon Ortiz on Nelson Mandela
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."Solomon Ortiz on Albert Einstein
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."Solomon Ortiz on Aristotle
"My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people, unable to go to school, were more educated and more intelligent than college professors."Solomon Ortiz on Maya Angelou
"Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught."Solomon Ortiz on Oscar Wilde
"Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize the Peace Corps as it reached its 45th anniversary on March 1, 2006."
"Education is the key to success in life, and teachers make a lasting impact in the lives of their students."
"Education should be one of our top funding priorities talking about it does not help the teachers and students who desperately need promises fulfilled."
"Education makes children less dependent upon others and opens doors to better jobs and career possibilities."
"The Peace Corps is an outstanding organization that promotes peace through helping countless individuals who want to help build a better life for the community in which they serve."