QUOTES FROM BARACK OBAMA'S ACCEPTANCE SPEECH:
"America, we are better than the last eight years . . . We love this country too much to let the next four years look like the last eight . . . EIGHT IS ENOUGH!"
"McCain voted with Bush ninety percent of the time. I don't know about you, but I'm not ready to take a ten percent chance on change."
"We need an economy that honors the dignity of work."
"America, now is not the time for small plans."
[On education] "Michelle and I are only here today because we were given a chance. I can't stand for an America that doesn't give all children that chance."
"We cannot meet 21st century challenges with a 20th century bureaucracy."
"We are the party of Roosevelt . . . We are the party of Kennedy . . . don't tell me Democrats won't keep America safe."
"If John McCain wants to have a debate on who had the judgment and temperment to be Commander-in-Chief, that's a debate I'm ready to have."
"This election has never. been. about. me. It's about YOU."
"Change doesn't come from Washington . . . change comes to Washington."
QUOTES FROM MAYUMI, TALKING TO HERSELF WHILE WATCHING SPEECH:
"Sooob. Soooooobbbbbb. Soooobbbbb."
"Please God, please let him be President."
"I'm sorry but how does Michelle Obama not burst into tears?!"
[While Obama spoke of individual and mutual responsibility and specifically how fathers need to be there for their kids] "Sooob. Soooooobbbbbb. Soooobbbbb!!!"