Posts Tagged ‘Quotes’

“The first thing that would make me feel a little bit better towards them if they’d follow the Japanese model and come before the American people and take that deep bow and say I’m sorry, and then either do one of two things — resign, or go commit suicide.” – Sen. Charles Grassley (R-Iowa) on AIG bonuses.

Quote of the Day

Posted: February 25, 2009 in Barack Obama, Politics, Quotes
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“The helicopter I have now seems perfectly adequate to me. Of course, I’ve never had a helicopter before. You know? Maybe — maybe I’ve been deprived and i didn’t know it.”
President Barack Obama

Quote of the Day

Posted: November 21, 2008 in Humor, Quotes
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“Sprinkles make the cupcake, don’t you think?”
CNN Chief National Correspondent John King

Quote of the Day

Posted: November 13, 2008 in Quotes
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“Drill, baby, drill, by itself, is not an energy policy.”
Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty

“As a young man, he had a serious accident.  I think many of you are aware of this, he was working in a deli, an accident with a meat-slicing machine, he lost part of his middle finger.  As a result of this, this rendered him practically mute. (LAUGHTER)  Has he ever flashed that little stubby thing at you?  It’s appalling.”

- Senator Barack Obama roasting his future Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel, September 20, 2005.

“If there is anyone out there who still doubts that America is a place where all things are possible, who still wonders if the dream of our founders is alive in our time, who still questions the power of our democracy, tonight is your answer.”
President-elect Barack Obama

“In a globalized world, America’s president can shape lives worldwide. He is our president, too.”
Constanze Stelzenmüller, director of the Berlin office of the German Marshall Fund