"There are two subjects, indeed, which I shall claim a right to further as long as I breathe: the public education, and the sub-division of counties into wards. I consider the continuance of republican government as absolutely hanging on these two hooks."
"When Americans reach out for values of faith, family, and caring for the needy, theyre saying, ``We want the word of God. We want to face the future with the Bible. . . . . Were blessed to have its words of strength, comfort, and truth. Im accused of being simplistic at times with some of the problems that confront us. But Ive often wondered: Within the covers of that single Book are all the answers to all the problems that face us today, if wed only look there. ``The grass withereth, the flower"