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Make no mistake about it, I understand how tough it is, sir. I talk to families who die.
~ Washington, D.C., Dec. 7, 2006

“I’m looking forward to a good night’s sleep on the soil of a friend.”
~Washington D.C., June 29, 2005

“We expect the states to show us whether or not we’re achieving simple objectives—like literacy, literacy in math, the ability to read and write.”
~April 28 2005

“Part of the facts is understanding we have a problem, and part of the facts is what you’re going to do about it.”
~April 15, 2005

“The California crunch really is the result of not enough power-generating plants and then not enough power to power the power of generating plants.”
~Interview with the New York Times, Jan. 14, 2001

“Rarely is the question asked: Is our children learning?”
~Florence, S.C., Jan. 11, 2000

“I think if you know what you believe, it makes it a lot easier to answer questions. I can’t answer your question.”
~ Reynoldsburg, Ohio, Oct. 4, 2000

“I know how hard it is for you to put food on your family.”
~Greater Nashua, N.H., Chamber of Commerce, Jan. 27, 2000

“They want the federal government controlling Social Security like it’s some kind of federal program.”
~Debate in St. Charles, Mo., Nov. 2, 2000

“There ought to be limits to freedom.”
~George W Bush Jr