Mother Teresa was once asked in an interview, "What do you say when you pray?" She replied, "Nothing, I just listen." So then the reporter asked, "Well then, what does God say to you?" Her answer: "Nothing much, He just listens." 

-- Becoming the Answer to Our Prayers: Prayer for Ordinary Radicals (Shane Claiborne;Jonathan Wilson-Hartgrove)

 
Unemployment insurance is a pre-paid vacation for freeloaders. -- Ronald Reagan April 28, 1966
If ever there was one quote that distinguishes the present difference between the two political parties in Washington this is probably it. Nothing else needs to be said....