"There are no rules. That is how art is born, how breakthroughs happen. Go against the rules or ignore the rules. That is what invention is about."

The federal government has a powerful tool at its disposal in the fight against human trafficking and forced labor - a Withhold Release Order, or WRO.

"Neither comprehension nor learning can take place in an atmosphere of anxiety."

"I have one life and one chance to make it count for something... My faith demands that I do whatever I can, wherever I am, whenever I can, for as long as I can with whatever I have to try to make a difference."

After Donald Trump was elected president in 2016, I wrote that the most important task for people - particularly those disconcerted by his election - was to focus on the things closer to home.

"An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity."

The Biden administration on Wednesday will enter the Oval Office amid a coronavirus pandemic and economic crisis, with the Democrats in control of both houses of Congress.

"My dream is of a place and a time where America will once again be seen as the last best hope of earth."

"The greatness of America lies not in being more enlightened than any other nation, but rather in her ability to repair her faults."

Ten years in prison for everyone present. Felony murder charges all around. A place on the no-fly list. These are among the criminal and associated penalties being bandied about by elected officials and other Americans frightened and angry over the Jan. 6 assault on the U.S. Capitol by a mob…

"We need to try to do the right thing every time, to perform at our best, because we never know which moment in our lives we'll be judged on."