"As a small business owner for the last 15 years, when I think of what truly changed my life, it was my faith, a strong family, my mom did a really, really good job of encouraging me in very clear and discernible ways."
"Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies."Tim Scott on Mother Teresa
"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase."Tim Scott 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."Tim Scott 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."Tim Scott 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."Tim Scott on Mahatma Gandhi
"I know that my grandfather is 92 years old. And he has seen this country evolve in amazing ways. He looks at South Carolina and he says, wow, what an amazing state that we have the blessing to live within because of the evolution."
"I think it's very clear that the American people are frustrated with this move toward socialism. And so whether you're back or white, if you believe that the conservative construct is in the best interest of our future, than you too would be voting with Republicans, and if you had the opportunity to run you'd join us as well."
"We have to attack those things which stand in the way of America progress. And what stands in the way of American progress right now is the federal government."
"There are good people and bad people in all organizations fundamentally however, when you look at the basis of the Tea Party it has nothing to do with race. It has to do with an economic recovery. It has to do with limiting the role of our government in our lives. It has to do with free markets."
"We need the private sector to create jobs. If the government could create jobs Communism would have worked, but it didn't."