Search my Quotes DataBase - Enter one or two keywords and/or author last name.

Hint: keep it simple, like life twain




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Daily Inspiration - Quotes to Live By
Inspiration  |  Motivational Articles  |  Being Strong  |  Being Positive  |  Links  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Raising the minimum wage means raising the living wage -
by Sherrod Brown

Raising the minimum wage means raising the living wage -
and that's good news for Ohio.
- Sherrod Brown

It is past time for Republican leadership to answer
for record deficits and reckless spending,
both in Iraq and in the U.S.
It's time for a plan to bring our troops home.
- Sherrod Brown

Ohio is one of only two states that have a minimum
wage below the federal level of $5.15 an hour.
- Sherrod Brown

This drug coverage program was clearly designed by
Republicans in Congress to serve the interests of the
drug and insurance industries.
America's seniors were an afterthought.
- Sherrod Brown

 

Young people have been at the forefront of every great
social movement in our country's history.
- Sherrod Brown

We were told this war would be over in a matter of weeks,
and that the Iraqis would be able to finance it with oil sales.
We were promised it was not a mission of nation building.
- Sherrod Brown

The Republicans are running wild with our tax dollars
and it's been a mistake to let this administration
continue a policy of incompetence when it comes to Iraq.
- Sherrod Brown

Please sign-up for my Free Inspirational Daily Email on the form below.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.


This year, we are going to take our government out
of the hands of corporate special interests and put
it back into the hands of Ohio families -
where it belongs.
- Sherrod Brown

We must have a timetable for withdrawal of U.S.
forces - or at the very least a plan for it -
something the administration has incredulously failed
to do for over two years.
- Sherrod Brown

We should not mislead the Iraqis into thinking they
have unlimited time to reach a settlement.
The longer they think that, the less likely they will be to act.
- Sherrod Brown

The administration needs to speak honestly with the American people.
Exaggerating our progress in defeating the insurgency
or in creating an Iraqi army paints a dangerous picture.
- Sherrod Brown

Workers organized and fought for worker rights and food safety,
Social Security and Medicare - they fought to change government.
And they won.
- Sherrod Brown

Year after year, President Bush has broken his campaign promises on college aid.
And year after year, the Republican leadership in Congress has let him do it.
- Sherrod Brown

The president overstepped his authority when he asked
the NSA to eavesdrop on Americans' international phone
calls without obtaining a warrant.
- Sherrod Brown

Big government conservatives are spending trillions and wasting billions.
Republicans are no longer the party of fiscal conservancy,
but the party of runaway spending and corruption.
- Sherrod Brown

Anyone who's tried to pay a heating bill,
fill a prescription, or simply buy groceries knows
all too well that the current minimum wage does not cut the mustard.
- Sherrod Brown

The current minimum wage simply is not supporting Ohio's working families.
- Sherrod Brown

The reality in Iraq is that we are creating new terrorists
and severely damaging the public impression of the
United States in the Muslim world.
- Sherrod Brown

It is unacceptable that someone can work full time -
and work hard -
and not be able to lift themselves out of poverty.
- Sherrod Brown

We must support initiatives that provide clear,
concrete measures and milestones that our troops need
for defeating the insurgency,
building up Iraqi security forces, and handing over
Iraq to the Iraqi people.
- Sherrod Brown

I'm disappointed that Senator DeWine once again chose
to go along with his party leaders and their big corporate lobbyist supporters.
Ohio deserves a Senator who will be more than a rubber stamp.
- Sherrod Brown

Republican leadership in Congress let the energy companies
write the energy bill that sent prices soaring,
and has turned a blind eye to the struggles of working
families trying to make ends meet.
- Sherrod Brown

Thousands of Ohio families are going deeper and deeper
in debt just trying to pay their heating bills,
fill prescriptions, and buy groceries.
The current minimum wage is simply not enough.
- Sherrod Brown

Raising children is an incredibly hard and risky business
in which no cumulative wisdom is gained:
each generation repeats the mistakes the previous one made.
- Bill Cosby

Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love,
of kindness, of understanding, of peace.
Money will come if we seek first the Kingdom of God -
the rest will be given.
- Mother Teresa

No matter that patriotism is too often the refuge of scoundrels.
Dissent, rebellion, and all-around hell-raising remain
the true duty of patriots.
- Barbara Ehrenreich

Maybe a person's time would be as well spent raising
food as raising money to buy food.
- Frank Howard Clark

Teachers make a difference, and we would serve our
students better by focusing on attracting and retaining
the quality teachers by raising teacher pay.
- Jeb Bush

I have been raising money for the past 14 years for diabetes research.
- John Ratzenberger

If you bungle raising your children,
I don't think whatever else you do matters very much.
- Jackie Kennedy

One of my dreams in life is to do fund-raising for the youth.
- Picabo Street

It's just hard not to listen to TV: it's spent so much
more time raising us than parents have.
- Matt Groening

There is much more to being a patriot and a citizen
than reciting the pledge or raising a flag.
- Jesse Ventura

Raising kids is part joy and part guerilla warfare.
- Ed Asner

I'd also say having Jack's son Chris living with us
from his 13th year on helped in raising Rick.
- Marie Windsor

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.
- Bill Richardson

She discovered with great delight that one does not
love one's children just because they are one's children
but because of the friendship formed while raising them.
- Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Before I married, I had three theories about raising
children and no children.
Now, I have three children and no theories.
- John Wilmot

One of the most important accomplishments of the Caucus
is raising awareness with law enforcement and communities
nationwide on the issues of child safety and Internet safety.
- Nick Lampson

I think that enduring, committed love between a married couple,
along with raising children, is the most noble act anyone can aspire to.
It is not written about very much.
- Nicholas Sparks

The party currently is about fund-raising and occasionally blasting out ads.
- Wes Boyd

Kansas had better stop raising corn and begin raising hell.
- Mary Elizabeth Lease

Today, being the biggest developing countries in the world,
China and India are both committed to developing their
economy and raising their people's living standards.
- Li Peng

Parents decide to accept the responsibility of raising children.
Any thanks they get for doing that is gravy.
Grateful children are a blessing, but they aren't a necessity.
- Donald C. Medeiros

Leaders get out in front and stay there by raising
the standards by which they judge themselves -
and by which they are willing to be judged.
- Frederick W. Smith

Raising children is an enormously important part of life.
I think one of the most important, or the most important,
period.
- Eric Braeden

You can't raise the standard of women's morals by raising their pay envelope.
It lies deeper than that.
- Billy Sunday

Americans don't think we should be raising taxes on anybody,
especially in the middle of a recession.
- Mitch McConnell

You know, the Democrats want to balance the budget
by raising spending and raising taxes.
The Soviet Union had a balanced budget.
- Tom DeLay

You know raising a family in the lifestyle of a professional
athlete can be very difficult.
- Robin Yount

I flew into New York for the Raising Arizona audition,
and we just started joking around.
- John Goodman

I got kind of burned out, so I moved to Florida.
I was down there for 10 or 12 years,
raising children.
- Lee Majors

There's no recovery on Main Street, I can tell you that for sure.
And in a re - in an economy like this,
we don't need to be raising anybody's taxes.
- Haley Barbour

We can push Montana forward and we can do it with out raising taxes.
- Brian Schweitzer

In this business, life is one long fund-raising effort.
- Alvin Ailey

Three years after starting, by physically doing everything
from raising the finance to special effects,
we'd finally cobbled together our low budget film.
- Yahoo Serious

Raising children is an uncertain thing;
success is reached only after a life of battle and worry.
- Democritus

Simply raising fuel economy standards for passenger
cars and light trucks to 33 miles per gallon would
eliminate our oil imports from the Persian Gulf.
- Jan Schakowsky

He who thinks he is raising a mound may only in reality be digging a pit.
- Ernest Bramah

I know the game wasn't a classic, but the night was
about more than that-it was about bringing back the
memories and raising money for former heroes who have
now fallen on hard times.
- David Ginola

Our father died when we were very young,
so our mother raised six kids.
We saw the world filtered through her eyes,
being a minority woman raising six kids.
- Gilbert Hernandez

I take a very practical view of raising children.
I put a sign in each of their rooms:
"Checkout Time is 18 years."
- Erma Bombeck

I think children learn from example.
I don't believe in raising them in an authoritative atmosphere.
- Kent McCord

That kind of piece, perhaps most recognizable because
of Yoko Ono's similar work,
built a bridge between performance art and music -
and without raising any awkward social issues.
- Tony Conrad

I'm currently raising a 15 year old son and an 18 year old daughter,
which a guess is my punishment for a wild youth!
- Gil Gerard

After a lifetime of working, raising families,
and contributing to the success of this nation in countless other ways,
senior citizens deserve to retire with dignity.
- Charlie Gonzalez

Who will take responsibility for raising the next generation?
- Ruth Bader Ginsburg

I only wish I had more time for fund raising.
- Nido Qubein

Raising funds for my fourth expedition proved to be very difficult.
- Louis Leakey

We simply have to become more competitive as a state
if we're going to be successful in creating jobs,
bringing capital investment and raising income levels here in South Carolina.
- Mark Sanford

Start early and begin raising the bar throughout the day.
- Bruce Jenner


Quotes and Sayings

---------


Thank you for visiting: Raising the minimum wage means raising the living wage - by Sherrod Brown.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 


Sign-up to receive Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes
free via email

Daily inspirational quotes and motivational messages of self-worth, choice,
positive attitude, happiness, forgiveness, and gratitude.
Inspiring motivational sayings plus Jonathan's insights into life,
relationships, and joyful living.

Enter Your E-Mail Address:
Enter Your Name (what you want to be called):
To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.
Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Or Subscribe to the Feedburner feed for Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes.



All materials & writings are copyright ©. You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy, our copyright policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and the list of all our websites.