Bill Richardson

Education enables people and societies to be what they can be. It is education that allows us to see that we are in this for the long haul, and it is education that will give us the tools we need to build a better future.

The smartest thing we can do to create high-wage jobs and grow our economy is to keep our focus on education.

I don't have all the answers. I need your help, your guidance, and your leadership to tackle the challenges before us.

I've been told that I have a lot of energy. The secret is that I use renewable resources. Some days I'm solar powered. Some days I'm wind powered. And some people in this room might think I'm hybrid gas-powered. You'll just have to guess which it is today.

I choose bold. I choose action. I choose what's right for the people. I choose to make a difference.

We cannot accomplish all that we need to do without working together.

Raising a family is difficult enough. But it's even more difficult for single parents struggling to make ends meet. They don't need more obstacles. They need more opportunities.

Whether you are a Democrat or a Republican, our nation is stronger when we are respected throughout the world.

We're a superpower with a Third World grid.

We must never forget that it is the private sector - not government - that is the engine of economic opportunity. Businesses, particularly small businesses, flourish and can provide good jobs when government acts as a productive partner.

Ignorance has always been the weapon of tyrants; enlightenment the salvation of the free.

Few needs are more pressing, or more deserving of our attention, than taking care of the men and women of the U.S. armed forces.

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