60 Total Quotes

Sonny Perdue Quotes

Sonny Perdue
My philosophy of leadership is to surround myself with good people who have ability, judgment and knowledge, but above all, a passion for service.
Sonny Perdue
#American Politician #Ability

Sonny Perdue
One of my great joys in life is being a pilot. There is a great sense of freedom in soaring through the sky. You get a different perspective up there. Seeing things that aren't so apparent from the ground.
Sonny Perdue
#American Politician #Freedom

Sonny Perdue
I believe Georgia should aspire to nothing less than greatness. And I believe greatness is within our grasp.
Sonny Perdue
#American Politician #Greatness

Sonny Perdue
Our best teachers do more than impart facts and figures - they inspire and encourage students and instill a true desire to learn. That's a fine art in itself.
Sonny Perdue
#American Politician #Desire

Sonny Perdue
When you combine the men and women deployed from our military installations with activated reservists and members of the National Guard, Georgia is contributing more personnel to the theatre than any other State in our Union.
Sonny Perdue
#American Politician #Men

Sonny Perdue
Requiring valid, photographic identification is a common sense step to ensure voter integrity and sound elections.
Sonny Perdue
#American Politician #Common Sense

Sonny Perdue
self-serving and political thing.
Sonny Perdue
#Self

Sonny Perdue
What was he thinking? ... You just hate to have an ex-president, a Navy guy and a Georgian going against the home team.
Sonny Perdue
#Hate

Sonny Perdue
We had worked together as such a team, Democrats as well as Republican members of the [congressional] delegation, we had worked in all our local communities. I guess my question is, and the question of many Georgians is, what was he thinking?
Sonny Perdue
#Democrats

Sonny Perdue
I don't see a partisan component to this. I see a certain anxiety. I don't see an anger to the point of blame but people, when they experience pain, want the people they've elected to provide solutions ... Solutions are very limited in a country that believes in free markets.
Sonny Perdue
#Anger

Sonny Perdue
I don't see a partisan component to this. I see a certain anxiety.
Sonny Perdue
#Anxiety

Sonny Perdue
Many visitors from all over the country are looking for enriching and rewarding experiences on vacation, and we have a lot to tell and sell,
Sonny Perdue
#Country

Sonny Perdue
I'm extremely pleased with the progress that our minority students are making, ... They are outstripping the gains made across the United States by a greater margin than even our student population as a whole. That bodes well for our state.
Sonny Perdue
#Minority

Sonny Perdue
We know getting a drivers license is something that touches almost all of us - it's a high-volume business but it doesn't have to be high-aggravation,
Sonny Perdue
#Business

Sonny Perdue
My purpose in temporarily suspending fuel tax collection is to relieve some of the financial burden placed on Georgians by disruptions of our fuel supply resulting from the effects of Hurricane Katrina,
Sonny Perdue
#Purpose

Sonny Perdue
I expect this tax moratorium to be passed on to the consumer and Georgia citizens who drive,
Sonny Perdue
#Citizens

Sonny Perdue
As we take this action, I want to stress to gas station owners that I fully expect the benefits of this tax moratorium to show up at the pump and be passed directly to consumers,
Sonny Perdue
#Action

Sonny Perdue
Faith-based partners will help us channel goodwill to where it can benefit the most. I encourage every local congregation to designate your point-of-contact and join this effort,
Sonny Perdue
#Faith

Sonny Perdue
This is the next step, ... Georgia has always been a welcoming state, and we will treat them as our guests.
Sonny Perdue
#Guests

Sonny Perdue
reading is one of those things you can do your whole life.
Sonny Perdue
#Life

Sonny Perdue
We have a dog named Ivy, a boxer, ... She's getting a little fat because people keep feeding her from the table. They shouldn't do that because she already has her own dog food.
Sonny Perdue
#People

Sonny Perdue
I love being the first girl, or the first lady. It's an honor and a privilege, ... The grown-ups didn't vote for me, they voted for my husband Sonny and got me whether they wanted to or not.
Sonny Perdue
#Honor

Sonny Perdue
a great outpouring of spirit.
Sonny Perdue
#Spirit

Sonny Perdue
We pray for our fallen heroes, our protectors and defenders, ... The men and women of Georgia who made the ultimate sacrifice in the cause of duty, honor, country. We gather to remember and to honor them. To give thanks for their service and for their lives. And to comfort, uphold and support their families, who have lost so much.
Sonny Perdue
#Hero