"Where others have felt unmanageable burdens, let us celebrate our manifold gifts. Where others have seen obstacles, let us see a path to a new day, a new way in the history of this State we love."
"Everyone wants to talk about excellence in education. But, it will take each of us: parents, educators, and legislators -- all Arkansans -- to combine our efforts and achieve that excellence."
"We need a renewed emphasis on industry retention while helping to expand the businesses already here and attracting new ones."