"If I were running to be somebody, there are a lot of easier sombodies to be. After all, running against the incumbent governor of your own party in your home state is not the next logical step in a political life."
"The first step in a person's salvation is knowledge of their sin."
"The first step in forgiveness is the willingness to forgive."
"Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step."
"Where there is an absence of international political leadership, civil society should step in to fill the gap, providing the energy and vision needed to move the world in a new and better direction."
"In our own state, we came up with, I think, what was a very novel approach to closing the gap on the uninsured. To harmonize medical records - which was a major step in getting costs out of the system."
"A rejection is nothing more than a necessary step in the pursuit of success."
"Rather than waiting for future trials to determine rules that will impact every citizen, Congress should step in and write a law that takes every American's rights into consideration."
"Start with God - the first step in learning is bowing down to God only fools thumb their noses at such wisdom and learning."
"Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible."