A good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination, and instill a love of learning.
Families are the compass that guide us. They are the inspiration to reach great heights, and our comfort when we occasionally falter.
The community in which you choose to live, indeed, can be an oasis of comfort in the midst of a maddeningly impersonal world.
Let us be bold. Let us be brave. Let us be together.
For only by nurturing the minds and strengthening the values of our children can we give them an opportunity to be full, productive citizens, to reach their God-given potential, and to have good jobs right here in Oklahoma.
It is only through raising expectations and striving for excellence that our children can reach their full potential.
Believe in yourself, and the rest will fall into place. Have faith in your own abilities, work hard, and there is nothing you cannot accomplish.
No other investment yields as great a return as the investment in education. An educated workforce is the foundation of every community and the future of every economy.
The worst thing we can do is to do nothing.
The only thing holding us back is ourselves.
A fundamental duty of government is to protect its people.
Education is not solely about earning a great living. It means living a great life.
Oklahomans value our children and our seniors. Oklahomans value traditions of faith. Oklahomans value our heroes, our veterans. Oklahomans value innovation and the creative arts.
No matter where you stand politically - even if you're unsure of what your political ideology is - it is important to take part in the process of shaping our government.
If ever there was a time for true bipartisanship, it is today.