"I spend so much time with the brightest and most talented and well-rounded people. I've had the privilege of having long and very intellectual conversations with people, and sometimes I just sit there and listen. It's like a better version of a class. Even though I'm not sitting at a desk and in school, I'm still learning all the time."
"My life has been a continuous fulfillment of dreams. It appears that everything I saw and did has a new, and perhaps, more significant meaning, every time I see it. The earth is good. It is a privilege to live thereon."
"I knew that I could vote and that that wasn't a privilege it was my right. Every time I tried I was shot, killed or jailed, beaten or economically deprived."
"It is the province of knowledge to speak, and it is the privilege of wisdom to listen."
"The privilege of a lifetime is being who you are."
"When men yield up the privilege of thinking, the last shadow of liberty quits the horizon."
"Tis the privilege of friendship to talk nonsense, and have her nonsense respected."
"In America, Blackberry Farm in Tennessee is one of the most amazing hotels I've had the privilege of staying at."
"I've declined every congressional benefit I could decline, federal health insurance, the retirement program, the 403(b) program, which I think is overly generous. I've got self-imposed term limits of six terms if I have the privilege to serve that long."
"First, I have the privilege of being Chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee. It is not an oxymoron I assure you."