She slept with wolves without fear, for the wolves knew a lion was among them.
Dec 20, 2015
When out of all the poets who received the Pulitzer -- the prize awarded to those who made the biggest contributions to the human spirit -- 38 percent of them were bipolar, how can we simply label it a human disorder? Think how much more they could contribute to the human spirit if they knew it could be used as a gift to humanity, instead of something to hide from humanity?
Dec 07, 2015
We always have a concern when we see the rhetoric rising against any particular group in America, that it might inspire others to violent action — and that violent action is what we would have to deal with.
Dec 07, 2015
Once you’ve accepted your flaws, no one can use them against you.
Aug 06, 1996
People ask me, ‘when do you think there will be enough women on the court?’ And my answer is: when there are nine.
Feb 04, 2015
Today is Texas Muslim Capital Day in Austin…I did leave an Israeli flag on the reception desk in my office with instructions to staff to ask representatives from the Muslim community to renounce Islamic terrorist groups and publicly announce allegiance to America and our laws. We will see how long they stay in my office.
Jan 29, 2015
[President] Obama, Keystone XL is on the 1-yard line, will you 'pass' or will we score?
Feb 11, 2015
We tell our students...if you get lucky, you better be ready.
Feb 12, 2015
Fight for the things that you care about, but do it in a way that will lead others to join you.
Jun 02, 2015