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" As a CEO, I want to show women that there are no limits to what they can achieve, whether through entrepreneurship, government, science or any path they choose, and there is plenty of room for women at the top. "
" Being under the political spotlight is far different than anything I'd experienced before. Every word is a critical word. Sometimes you really aren't allowed to get your full thought out. A lot of it is about having a 30-second sound bite. "
" Even entrepreneurs with the best ideas sometimes need a little wind beneath their wings. "
" I certainly think you could look at the business side of how WWE was run, which was as a conservative company with little debt and strong cash balance. "
" I don't know Gov. Palin. I've certainly seen her, since she came on the scene, you know, running with John McCain. "
" I found when talking with many other women that they sometimes are more reluctant to toot their own horn, to talk about their success. They have to be more confident in doing that. That is not always the case, but there is that element that women don't put forth who they are. "
" I have kids in high school that don't know how to balance a checkbook. We need to have that fundamental understanding of economics as we move forward to develop the next generation of young people. "
" I have learned it's not how you fall but how you get up that truly matters. "
I Have Learned
" I have said from the beginning, I would spend what it would take for the people of Connecticut to know who I am and what I stand for. "
" I like to tell small business owners and entrepreneurs, 'I get it. I have your back on this. I understand about regulation. I understand how taxes are taxing. I understand what it is like not to be able to borrow money when you need it.' "
" I'm going to continue to talk about what is important to the people of Connecticut which is jobs, getting people back to work, the economy. "
" I'm not going to take any special interest money or any PAC money... when I get to Washington I want to be the voice for the people of Connecticut and not owe special favors. "
" I never really thought about the fact that there weren't female role models, because I had them in my life. The women I knew in my life were so strong. "
" I remember the early days when every month I had to decide whether I should continue to lease a typewriter or if I could finally afford to buy it. Yes, that $12 a month really made a difference in our budget. "
" It always is a battle for a Republican in Connecticut, even one who's a moderate like I am, and one who's an independent thinker. "
" I think it's high time that we had a woman president. But I don't want to elect someone just because she's a woman; I want the best candidate to be elected. I think that any woman who is elected to the highest office in the land would clearly have positive role model effects for other young women. "
" I think women are not as hung up on the testosterone thing. They're more collaborative. They multitask better, and I think they're more results-oriented. They just want to cut to the chase and get it done. "
" I thought I was answering a question that I had heard that was about increasing the minimum wage - would I consider that. So let me just go on record and say this: I am not for decreasing the minimum wage. I did not say that and that is not something I would consider. "
" It is past time for Democrats and Republicans to join together to create a bipartisan coalition for courage and common sense. "
" It's unfortunate, you know, that you can't change people's - habits, their personal habits. "
" It was acting, and WWE is the longest-running weekly episodic program in television. Sure, there are story lines that are better than others. "
" I've made a payroll. I know what it's like to execute a business plan. I know what it's like to expect the proper return on investment... and I know you can't spend your way out of debt. "
" I was a tomboy. And one of my first recollections of great success was playing baseball with the boys. "
" I was my father's son and my mother's daughter. There was never any time when I felt I wasn't equally capable - whether it was being the only girl in the county who could hit a jump shot in basketball or playing first base in the baseball with the boys. I was always encouraged to do whatever I wanted to do. "
" I wasn't looking for a hobby. If I were looking for a hobby, it wouldn't be the United States Senate. That's one of the toughest jobs I'd probably ever do. I just felt there wasn't enough compromise going on: People were too far to the left, too far to the right, with no one trying to build a compromise. "
" Let me just go on record and say this: I am not for decreasing the minimum wage. "
" Like all small-business owners, I know what it's like to take a risk on an idea, manage cash flow, navigate regulations and tax laws, and create jobs. "
" More entrepreneurs are looking to come back to start businesses, and that is where SBA is perfectly positioned to be helping more people to realize their dreams. "
" My number one philosophy for leadership is leadership by example. If you are not willing to do it yourself, how can you show others how to do it? "
" My parents' greatest wish was that I graduated from college. Neither of my parents had a college education, and they really wanted me to have one. "
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