Best Collection of Rick Santelli Quotes

Rick Santelli, American Journalist ( January 12, 1953 - )

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If you read our Founding Fathers, people like Benjamin Franklin and Jefferson - what we're doing now in this country is making them roll over in their graves.~Rick Santelli

People Doing You

The markets are the world's greatest Rubik's cube. And I love solving puzzles.~Rick Santelli

Love Greatest World

In normal times, investors should pay more attention to the credit markets because it's the energy by which everything is driven. It's the oil in the engine.~Rick Santelli

Energy Credit Everything

I don't believe anyone should ignore all the fires around you and stand pat and not worry about getting singed.~Rick Santelli

Believe Worry Stand

One thing that served me well with clients was that you back your winners and you back your losers.~Rick Santelli

Me You Winners

I try to avoid political ties.~Rick Santelli

Political Try Avoid

I'm pretty darn happy with my day job.~Rick Santelli

Happy Day Job

At the end of the day, the markets are my passion.~Rick Santelli

Passion Day End

The government is promoting bad behavior.~Rick Santelli

Government Behavior Bad

You need more people to perpetuate a myth because if the people stop the myth is known to all.~Rick Santelli

People You Stop

We have mountain of debt that isn't going away and all the problems are here to stay, and anybody who tells you that is a good thing ought to get out of the business of helping the government down the road.~Rick Santelli

Business Good Mountain

Challenging leaders is as American as it gets.~Rick Santelli

American Leaders Gets

The unique thing about our country is that we don't get behind politicians, politicians get behind us.~Rick Santelli

Unique Country Behind

When you are facing the wilderness on your own, you have a totally different attitude to someone who works in government or who has a monthly cheque.~Rick Santelli

Attitude Government You

Our society, our culture - the greatness of America - goes hand-in-hand with energy, and our leaders need to wake up. We need energy, OK?~Rick Santelli

Culture Greatness Society

We cannot collect enough taxes to catch up with spending. Do I know a solution? Not really. Do your politicians know a solution? Does our commander-in-chief offer a solution? Absolutely not.~Rick Santelli

Know Taxes Solution

The jobs outlook in the U.S. isn't very good. And it's really about young people.~Rick Santelli

Good People Young

I believe there's only one regulation in life that works: failure.~Rick Santelli

Life Failure Believe

When Target gets hacked, I don't hear people saying, 'Hey, was it Kohl's? Was it Wal-Mart?' It doesn't matter. There was a hack; you deal with it.~Rick Santelli

People You Saying

Most of the mainstream coverage of most of the crisis - the economy, the road to get here, and the Tea Party - has been very much lacking.~Rick Santelli

Road Party Tea

Many of us, of course, have children, and I think that the type of country that we are going to leave in our wake by rewarding bad behavior... is not a better handoff to the next generation and generation after that.~Rick Santelli

Children Generation Better

There's so much compromise in politics. I'm not a good compromiser.~Rick Santelli

Good Politics Compromise

It seems to me that any reason for people getting more active in running or taking part in politics and government I think is just terrific.~Rick Santelli

Politics People Government

I don't think that there is a beer summit in the cards for me at the White House.~Rick Santelli

Cards Me Beer

People in charge of intelligence are political as well.~Rick Santelli

Intelligence Political

There's hearings on everything. They're kabuki theater.~Rick Santelli

Everything Theater