Richard M. Nixon Quotes
"I can take it... The tougher it gets, the cooler I get..."
"I also believe that academic freedom should protect the right of a professor or student to advocate Marxism, socialism, communism, or any other minority viewpoint-no matter how distasteful to the majority, provided..."
"Because of what you have done the heavens have become a part of man's world. And as you talk to us from the Sea of Tranquillity, it inspires us to redouble our efforts to bring peace and Tranquillity to Earth."
"If you want to make beautiful music, you must play the black and the white notes together."
"I hereby resign this office of president of the United States."
"Once you get into this great stream of history, you can't get out."
"I have impeached myself by resigning."
"By taking this action, I hope that I will have hastened the start of the healing."
"We are all in it together. This is a war. We take a few shots and it will be over. We will give them a few shots and it will be over."
"I can see clearly now... that I was wrong in not acting more decisively and more forthrightly in dealing with Watergate."
"I gave 'em a sword. And they stuck it in, and they twisted it with relish. And I guess if I had been in their position, I'd have done the same thing."
"You must pursue this investigation of Watergate even if it leads to the president. I'm innocent. You've got to believe I'm innocent. If you don't, take my job."
"I can take it. The tougher it gets, the cooler I get."
"It is necessary for me to establish a winner image. Therefore, I have to beat somebody."
"The press is the enemy."
"I would have made a good Pope."
"I want you to stonewall it."
"There will be no whitewash in the White House."
"I doubt if any of them would even intentionally double-park."
"If I were to make public these tapes, containing blunt and candid remarks on many different subjects, the confidentiality of the office of the president would always be suspect."
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