"The American people would not want to know of any misquotes that Dan Quayle may or may not make."
"We will invest in our people, quality education, job opportunity, family, neighborhood, and yes, a thing we call America."
"I spend a great deal of time with the President. We have a very close, personal, loyal relationship. I'm not, as they say, a potted plant in these meetings."
"The successful revolutionary is a statesman, the unsuccessful one a criminal."
"A billion here and a billion there, and soon you're talking about real money."
"Democracy is the recurrent suspicion that more than half of the people are right more than half of the time."
"When bad men combine, the good must associate; else they will fall one by one, an unpitied sacrifice in a contemptible struggle."
"If voting changed anything, they'd make it illegal."
"If the United Nations is a country unto itself, then the commodity it exports most is words."
"If you don't like the President, it costs you 90 bucks to fly to Washington to picket. If you don't like the Governor, it costs you 60 bucks to fly to Albany to picket. If you don't like me, 90 cents."
"If you seek violence, we will seek to put you in jail."
"I know many writers who first dictate passages, then polish what they have dictated. I speak, then I polish - occasionally I do windows."
"The art of creation is older than the art of killing."
"No real social change has ever been brought about without a revolution... revolution is but thought carried into action."
"Frankly, I don't mind not being President. I just mind that someone else is."
"The revenues of Cuban state-run companies are used exclusively for the benefit of the people, to whom they belong."
"The revolution is a dictatorship of the exploited against the exploiters."
"We would all like to vote for the best man but he is never a candidate."
"A conservative is a man with two perfectly good legs who, however, has never learned how to walk forward."
"A free America... means just this: individual freedom for all, rich or poor, or else this system of government we call democracy is only an expedient to enslave man to the machine and make him like it."
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