Quotes

45 Quotes filtered by America

I am not happy about the way things are. I pray for President Obama every single day. But tell you what. Homey made this bed, now he has got to lay in it.

Stephen Baldwin 15/02/2010

at the Conservative Political Action Conference

Category: Presidency, The US (office of), Party Conferences

Tags: America, Party Conferences, Political Parties, Presidency, The US (office of), Stephen Baldwin

Blair is like a hotel greeter. Clinton did the same thing to perfection, while stroking the bottom of the nearest secretary.

J G Ballard 2001

Category: Lewinskygate, Tony Blair (quotes about)

Tags: America, J G Ballard, Lewinskygate, Quotes About..., Tony Blair (quotes about)

What a pity, when Christopher Columbus discovered America, that he ever mentioned it.

Margot Asquith

Category: 100 Best Quotes Ever, Great American Quotes

Tags: 100 Best Quotes Ever, America, Great American Quotes, Margot Asquith, Pick of the bunch

Well, there goes the Presidency.

Richard Nixon 07/1974

To Al Haig after a conversation with George Wallace.

Category: Presidency, The US (office of), Watergate

Tags: America, Presidency, The US (office of), Richard Nixon, Watergate

Who is to blame? I will not place the blame on subordinates - on those people whose zeal exceeded their judgment, and who may have done wrong in a casue they deeply believed to be right. In any organisation, the man at the top must bear the responsibility. That responsibility, therefore, belongs here, in this office.

Richard Nixon 30/04/1973

Category: Watergate

Tags: America, Richard Nixon, Watergate

I looked at my calendar this morning...It showed exactly 1,361 days remaining in my term.

Richard Nixon 30/04/1973

Category: Watergate

Tags: America, Richard Nixon, Watergate

I condemn any attempts to cover up in this case, no matter hwo is involved.

Richard Nixon 17/04/1973

Category: Watergate

Tags: America, Richard Nixon, Watergate

If you are going to lie, you go to jail for the lie rather than the crime. So believe me, don't ever lie.

Richard Nixon 16/04/1973

To John Dean on Watergate

Category: Lies & Lieing, Watergate

Tags: America, Humour, Lies & Lieing, Richard Nixon, Watergate

If this thing ever blows, then we are in a cover-up situation.

John Dean 20/03/1973

Category: Watergate

Tags: America, John Dean, Watergate

The fine hand of the Kennedys is behind this whole hearing.

Richard Nixon 28/02/1973

On the Watergate hearings.

Category: Watergate

Tags: America, Richard Nixon, Watergate

We have a cancer close to the Presidency that is growing.

John Dean 20/03/1973

On Watergate

Category: Watergate

Tags: America, John Dean, Watergate

Unless a President can protect the privacy of the advice he gets, he cannot get the advice he needs.

Richard Nixon 29/04/1974

Annoucning he would turn 1200 pages of edited transcripts to the House Judiciary Commiteee investigating Watergate.

Category: Watergate

Tags: America, Richard Nixon, Watergate

I am convinced that we are going to make it the whole road and put this thing in the funny pages of the history books.

John Dean 28/02/1973

On Watergate

Category: Watergate

Tags: America, John Dean, Watergate

I tremble for my country when I reflect that God is just.

Thomas Jefferson 1784

From his denunciation of negro slavery.

Category: Great American Quotes, Slavery, Religion

Tags: America, Great American Quotes, Ideologies, Religion, Slavery, Thomas Jefferson, World Politics

This is an hour of history that troubles our minds and hurts our hearts.

Gerald Ford 08/1974

Category: Watergate

Tags: America, Gerald Ford, Watergate

The world will little note nor long remember what we say here.

Abraham Lincoln 1863

Category: Great American Quotes

Tags: Abraham Lincoln, America, Great American Quotes

Each one of is has his portion of ego. At least one night I dreamed that the 22nd amendment has been repealed - and it wasn't wholly a nightmare.

Dwight D Eisenhower 13/05/1962

The 22nd amendment limits a President to serving two full terms.

Category: Presidency, The US (office of), Ego

Tags: America, Dwight D Eisenhower, Ego, Politics, Presidency, The US (office of)

I pledge you - I pledge myself - to a new deal for the American people.

Franklin Delano Roosevelt 02/07/1932

Category: Great American Quotes

Tags: America, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Great American Quotes

I called the New World into existence, to redress the balance of the old.

George Canning 12/12/1826

Category: Great American Quotes

Tags: America, George Canning, Great American Quotes

If I talk over people's heads, he must be talking under their feet.

Adlai Stevenson

On Dwight D Eisenhower.

Category: Republic Politicians (quotes about)

Tags: Adlai Stevenson, America

Random Speech

Voting for New Labour is like helping an old lady across the road while screaming 'Get a move on!' Even the Tories, who you could once rely on to be completely heartless are pretending to care.

Boy George

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