"Some of the best wind generators I've ever seen are right here in this chamber." — Sen. Les Donovan, R-Wichita, during a legislative discussion of wind power
"When I heard the discussion down here, I'm glad I have a strong stomach. And if I didn't, I'm glad I have a trash can by my desk." — Rep. Bill Otto, R-LeRoy, about the budget debate
"It's a liberal decision." — Americans for Tax Reform president Grover Norquist, who also characterized Kansas legislators' sales-tax increase as "weird"