Quotes of Candidate

“ While the ACLU understands that candidates will have a more difficult time reaching dislocated voters, the privacy rights of those individuals far outweigh the narrower interests of office seekers. ”

- Joe Cook

“ Here, unfortunately, the memo itself creates the perception of bias and it will be crucial for this nominee to address the issue head on. ”

- Charles Schumer

“ I am not the Catholic candidate for President. I am the Democratic Party's candidate for President, who happens also to be a Catholic. ”

- John F. Kennedy

“ I don't have a sense of entitlement or that I deserve this. You'd be surprised at the lack of competition between nominees - I think a lot of it's imposed from the outside. Can I have my champagne now? ”

- Cate Blanchett

“ Don't take the bait,... Do exactly the same thing every nominee — Republican and Democrat alike — has done. Decline to answer any question that you feel would compromise your ability to do your job. ”

- John Cornyn

“ Let me just be very clear that the Republican Party will select a nominee that will beat Bill Clinton. ”

- Dan Quayle

“ If you want to be found, stand where the seeker seeks. ”

- Sidney Lanier

“ Few people have the virtue to withstand the highest bidder. ”

- George Washington

“ Now more than ever we need a consensus nominee. ”

- Charles Schumer

“ This is the time for a consensus nominee. ”

- Charles Schumer

“ Applicants for wisdom, do what I have done: Inquire within. ”

- Heraclitus

“ Citizenship in New York is now worth no more than citizenship in Arkansas, for it is open to any applicant from the marshes of Bessarabia, and, still worse, to any applicant from Arkansas. ”

- H. L. Mencken

“ A generous prayer is never presented in vain; the petition may be refused, but the petitioner is always, I believe, rewarded by some gracious visitation. ”

- Robert Louis Stevenson

“ With 500 channels and the Internet available, you'd think a candidate could get the word out. ”

- Larry King

“ Communications is the number one major in America today. CNN had 25,000 applicants for five intern jobs this summer. ”

- Larry King

“ Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder. ”

- George Washington

“ We talked for a few more minutes and then the president turned to the vice president and said he'd just narrowed the candidates to one. And my 31-year naval career flew out the window. ”

- Stansfield Turner

“ I think I might as well give up being a candidate. There are so many people in the country who don't like me. ”

- William Howard Taft

“ When you see all of the smoke billowing up from the Democrats, ladies and gentlemen, I'd follow the advice of their nominee: Don't Inhale. ”

- Ronald Reagan

“ We cannot let (Democrats) use obstructionist tactics to block President Bush's next Supreme Court nominee. ”

- Elizabeth Dole

“ If you want to be found stand where the seeker seeks. ”

- Sidney Lanier

“ John Kerry will be the Democratic nominee for president. Democrats finally found someone who is Al Gore without the flash and the sizzle. ”

- Craig Kilborn

“ Although almost a month has passed since the nine lotto players presented the winning ticket, the four potential claimants have not even articulated a claim by filing a writ or statement of claim. ”

- Susan Griffin

“ They saw me, those reckless seekers of beauty, and in a night I was famous. ”

- Lillie Langtry

“ Women, we might as well be dogs baying the moon as petitioners without the right to vote! ”

- Susan B. Anthony

“ The law requires a paper towel ad to be scrupulously honest, but allows political candidates to lie without reproach. What's wrong with this picture? ”

- Jef I. Richards

“ I have not reflexively opposed conservative nominees. I have drawn the line only at those nominees who are extreme... in the mold of activists. ”

- Patrick Leahy

“ We are prepared to agree the interests of justice dictate that the applicants should be released from custody. ”

- Ken Campbell

“ In the absence of any short term in common use to represent all desirable things, or things that satisfy human wants, we may use the term Goods for that purpose. ”

- Alfred Marshall

“ Silence is the speech of love,The music of the spheres above. ”

- Richard Henry Stoddard
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