- "Some candidates use change to promote their careers. John McCain has used his career to promote change. "
- "The presidency is not supposed to be a journey of personal discovery.
4. Much has been made of Governor Palin being a woman. All I can say from this speech and what I know about her is that she certainly is a woman, a feminine woman, and a woman who is comfortable in her own skin (like Ronald Reagan). But this woman is not afraid to exercise her powers or to unmask pretenders. Who said leadership is (only) male?