Quotes by Al Franken

Alan Stuart Franken is an American comedian, politician, media personality, and author who served as a United States Senator from Minnesota from 2009 to 2018. He became well known in the 1970s and 1980s as a staff writer and performer on the television comedy show Saturday Night Live.

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It's easier to put on slippers than to carpet the whole world.

ShoesAl Franken

I think the Internet has developed at this incredibly rapid pace because of net neutrality, because of the free nature of it, because a YouTube can start the way YouTube started.

Internet, YouTube, NeutralityAl Franken

Humor and seriousness are not in opposition to each other.

Humor & ComedyAl Franken

Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are: precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it's a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from.

Failures & MistakesAl Franken

Apple has long been a leading innovator of mobile technology; I myself own an iPhone.

Apple, iPhonesAl Franken

Antitrust law isn't about protecting competing businesses from each other, it's about protecting competition itself on behalf of the public.

Al Franken

Terrorism, to me, is the use of terror for political purpose, and terror is indiscriminate murder of civilians to make a political point.

TerrorismAl Franken