Quotes of Carter

“ Nixon, Ford, Carter, Reagan - a Mount Rushmore of incompetence. ”

- David Steinberg

“ A recession is when your neighbor loses his job. A depression is when you lose yours. And recovery is when Jimmy Carter loses his. ”

- Ronald Reagan

“ Reagan won because he ran against Jimmy Carter. If he ran unopposed he would have lost. ”

- Mort Sahl

“ History buffs probably noted the reunion at a Washington party a few weeks ago of three ex-presidents: Carter, Ford and Nixon - See No Evil, Hear No Evil and Evil. ”

- Robert J. Dole

“ Some teachers had been trained to work out at Southern because I carried two out there. I carried a lady down here from Palmer's Crossing, used to play piano, and Billy Carter. ”

- Charles Phillips

“ Patience is something you admire in the driver behind you, but not in one ahead. ”

- Bill McGlashen

“ Indy makes the race driver. You become famous when you come here. ”

- Rodger Ward

“ We must uphold the promise of Roosevelt, Truman, Kennedy, Johnson, Carter, and Clinton and never allow the President and his Republican friends to threaten Social Security by putting it on the Wall Street trading block. ”

- John Kerry

“ The two-party system has given this country the war of Lyndon Johnson, the Watergate of Nixon, and the incompetence of Carter. Saying we should keep the two-party system simply because it is working is like saying the Titanic voyage was a success because a few people survived on life-rafts. ”

- Eugene J. Mccarthy

“ Just when you think there's nothing to write about, Nixon says, I am not a crook. Jimmy Carter says, I have lusted after women in my heart. President Reagan says, I have just taken a urinalysis test, and I am not on dope. ”

- Art Buchwald
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