"When I was a boy I was told that anybody could become President; I'm beginning to believe it."
"Every two years the American politics industry fills the airwaves with the most virulent, scurrilous, wall-to-wall character assassination of nearly every political practitioner in the country - and then declares itself puzzled that America has lost trust in its politicians."
"The politicians were talking themselves red, white and blue in the face."
"A diplomat is a person who can tell you to go to hell in such a way that you actually look forward to the trip."
"I cannot help but wonder whether, by continuing and expanding the school lunch program, we aren't witnessing, if not encouraging, the slow demise of yet another American tradition: the brown bag. Perhaps we are beholding yet another break in the chain that links child to home."
"In politics it is necessary either to betray one's country or the electorate. I prefer to betray the electorate."
"Most of us are honest all the time, and all of us are honest most of the time."
"What you guys want, I'm for."
"It's time for the human race to enter the solar system."
"Oh, that lovely title, ex-president."
"In most places in the country, voting is looked upon as a right and a duty, but in Chicago it's a sport."
"One word sums up probably the responsibility of any vice president, and that one word is 'to be prepared'."
"We don't want to go back to tomorrow, we want to go forward."
"I have made good judgements in the past. I have made good judgements in the future."
"The future will be better tomorrow."
"The Holocaust was an obscene period in our nation's history. I mean in this century's history. But we all lived in this century. I didn't live in this century."
"Republicans understand the importance of bondage between a mother and child."
"Welcome to President Bush, Mrs. Bush, and my fellow astronauts."
"I believe we are on an irreversible trend toward more freedom and democracy - but that could change."
"I love California, I practically grew up in Phoenix."
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