More From Arlen Specter
- "Pennsylvania is a very tough state; people don’t last long in Pennsylvania politics."
- "My father was an immigrant who literally walked across Europe to get out of Russia. He fought in World War I. He was wounded in action. My father was a great success even though he never had money. He was a very determined man, a great role model."
- "There is no higher value in our society than integrity."
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- "America’s growth historically has been fueled mostly by investment, education, productivity, innovation and immigration. The one thing that doesn’t seem to have anything to do with America’s growth rate is a brutal work schedule."― Fareed Zakaria
- "Don’t look back. Something might be gaining on you."― Satchel Paige
- "I realized that I would have some very tough sledding, and I was very discouraged because I didn’t see much hope of getting into the field I wanted to get into with no college education."― Clyde Tombaugh