"A cloudy day or a little sunshine have as great an influence on many constitutions as the most recent blessings or misfortunes."
"I believe marriage is between a man and a woman. I am not in favor of gay marriage. But when you start playing around with constitutions, just to prohibit somebody who cares about another person, it just seems to me that's not what America's about. Usually, our constitutions expand liberties, they don't contract them."
"The constitutions of Maryland and New York are founded in higher wisdom."
"The constitutions of most of our States assert that all power is inherent in the people that... it is their right and duty to be at all times armed."
"The basis of our political system is the right of the people to make and to alter their constitutions of government."