Nancy Pelosi Quotes

We haven't really gotten the credit for what we have done... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

Let's just do what is right for the American people. And those of us who are involved in politics and government know that our responsibility is to the American people, that we have a responsibility to find our common ground, to seek it and to find it... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

My biggest fight has been between those who wanted to do something incremental and those who wanted to do something comprehensive. We won that fight, and once we kick through this door, there'll be more legislation to follow... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

Saddam Hussein has been engaged in the development of weapons of mass destruction technology which is a threat to countries in the region and he has made a mockery of the weapons inspection process... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

Social Security has never failed to pay promised benefits, and Democrats will fight to make sure that Republicans do not turn a guaranteed benefit into a guaranteed gamble... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

The impact of climate change is a tremendous risk to the security and well-being of our countries... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

The president led us into the Iraq war on the basis of unproven assertions without evidence.. view

By: Nancy Pelosi

Think of an economy where people could be an artist or a photographer or a writer without worrying about keeping their day job in order to have health insurance... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

We have so much room for improvement. Every aspect of our lives must be subjected to an inventory... of how we are taking responsibility... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

We in Congress stand by Israel. In Congress, we speak with one voice on the subject of Israel... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

We're sad about some of the losses of members of great seniority and distinction in the Congress, and some very new members, who will no longer be serving with us... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

What we're discussing privately and publicly, is a budget which is a blueprint for the future which creates jobs, which educates our children, which provides healthcare for all Americans, which takes our deficit down, which gives a tax cut for 95% of the American people... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

In our recovery package we put new standards of accountability and transparency, which we hope will now apply... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

Furthermore, we believe that health care reform, again I said at the beginning of my remarks, that we sent the three pillars that the President's economic stabilization and job creation initiatives were education and innovation - innovation begins in the classroom - clean energy and climate, addressing the climate issues in an innovative way to keep us number one and competitive in the world with the new technology, and the third, first among equals I may say, is health care, health insurance reform... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

We are not going back to the failed policies of the past. We are fighting for the middle class!.. view

By: Nancy Pelosi

Being the first woman speaker and breaking the marble ceiling is pretty important. Now it's time to move on... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

I have deep emotions about the American people. If I were to cry for anything, I would cry for them and the policies that they're about to face... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

America will be far safer if we reduce the chances of a terrorist attack in one of our cities than if we diminish the civil liberties of our own people... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

If you make - not have - $1 million a year, should you not participate in the sense of community of our country? I'm willing to put that on the table... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

Bipartisanship is nice, but it cannot be a substitute for action, not having it cannot prevent us from going forward... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

But we have to pass the bill so you can find out what is in it, away from the fog of the controversy... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

Democratic priorities remain clear: to provide a tax cut for working families, to promote policies that produce jobs and economic growth, and to assist millions of our fellow Americans who have lost their jobs through no fault of their own... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

I have absolutely no regret about my vote against this war. The same questions remain. The cost in human lives, the cost to our budget, probably 100 billion. We could have probably brought down that statue for a lot less... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

I have newspapers coming to me and saying, 'Can we get in on the TARP?'... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

I will not be making appointments to a committee that is not bipartisan... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

I would never think of crying about any loss of an office, because that's always a possibility, and if you're professional, then you deal with it professionally... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

Every month that we do not have an economic recovery package 500 million Americans lose their jobs... view

By: Nancy Pelosi

America must be a light to the world, not just a missile... view

By: Nancy Pelosi