The question is, who ought to make that decision? The Congress or the commanders? And as you know, my position is clear -- Im a commander guy.
As Governor of Texas, I have set high standards for our public schools, and I have met those standards.
There are prayers that help us last through the day, or endure the night. There are prayers of friends and strangers, that give us strength for the journey. And there are prayers that yield our will to a will greater than our own...
I believe in grace because I've seen it and peace because I've felt it and forgiveness because I've needed it.
It is clear our nation is reliant upon big foreign oil. More and more of our imports come from overseas.
Iraqis are sick of foreign people coming in their country and trying to destabilize their country.
I wouldn't pick a judge who said that the Pledge of Allegiance couldn't be said in a school because it had the words 'under God'' in it. I think that's an example of a judge allowing personal opinion to enter into the decision-making process, as opposed to strict interpretation of the Constitution.
You subscribe politics to it. I subscribe freedom to it.
Free societies are hopeful societies. And free societies will be allies against these hateful few who have no conscience, who kill at the whim of a hat.
I was always at about 70/30. About 70 percent of the people of my district appreciated me, and about 30 percent had quite another view of me.
The will of the United States can be shaken by suiciders.... and suiciders who are willing to drive up to a Red Cross center, a center of international help and aid and comfort, and just kill.... The strategy remains the same. The tactics to respond to more suiciders driving cars will alter on the g
Now that I've got the will of the people at my back, I'm going to start enforcing the one-question rule. That was three questions.
A good run adds a little bounce to my step. I get a certain amount of self-esteem from it.
They misunderestimated me.
I'm not a textbook player. I'm a gut player.
I think the fundamentals of the economy are finally in the electronic economy and they are strong are we have reason for great optimism.
I simply said that I would do everything to help Taiwan to defend itself.
I haven't had a chance to talk, but I'm confident we'll get a bill that I can live with if we don't.
One of the things that I will have ended my public service time with is a group of friends, a lot of friends. And I want to stay in touch with them and there's no better way to communicate with them than through email.
Presidents, whether things are good or bad, get the blame. I understand that.
Year after year in Washington, budget debates seem to come down to an old, tired argument: on one side, those who want more government, regardless of the cost; on the other, those who want less government, regardless of the need....Government has a role, and an important role. Yet, too much governme
We will direct every resource at our command - every means of diplomacy, every tool of intelligence, every instrument of law enforcement, every financial influence, and every necessary weapon of war - to the destruction and to the defeat of the global terror network.
What I am against is quotas. I am against hard quotas, quotas they basically delineate based upon whatever. However they delineate, quotas, I think vulcanize society. So I don't know how that fits into what everybody else is saying, their relative positions, but that's my position.
There may be some tough times here in America. But this country has gone through tough times before, and we're going to do it again.
I think it's very important that we protect marriage as an institution between a man and a woman. I proposed a constitutional amendment. The reason I did so was because I was worried that activist judges are actually defining the definition of marriage. And the surest way to protect marriage between
I'm going to put people in my place, so when the history of this administration is written at least there's an authoritarian voice saying exactly what happened.
It is important that social, political, and religious freedoms grow in China. A society which recognizes religious freedom is a society which will recognize political freedom as well.
Look, when you're the president, there's all kinds of things said about us. I mean, it's just the nature of the job.
Combat forces of the United States, Great Britain, Australia, Poland, and other countries enforced the demands of the United Nations, ended the rule of Saddam Hussein - and the people of Iraq are free.
Those who enter the country illegally violate the law.