Quotes of Elected

“ You are Christians of the best edition, all picked and culled. ”

- Francois Rabelais

“ Democrats can't get elected unless things get worse, and things won't get worse unless they get elected. ”

- Jeane Kirkpatrick

“ But there are advantages to being elected President. The day after I was elected, I had my high school grades classified Top Secret. ”

- Ronald Reagan

“ As an American I wish my Dad had been elected. Personally I think my life is easier than it would have been in terms of having a career. ”

- Eleanor Mondale

“ Israel is the only country in the Middle East where Arabs can be elected to the parliament in a democratic election. ”

- Adam Michnik

“ Now see, a lot of critics are saying Arnold can't get elected because he's just an ambitious guy with a famous name, who doesn't know anything about running the government. Didn't hurt George Bush. ”

- Jay Leno

“ We must not expect a full-scale peaceful revolution every time a Labour Government is elected. ”

- Roy Jenkins

“ I knew that my staying up would not change the election result if I were defeated, while if elected I had a hard day ahead of me. So I thought a night's rest was best in any event. ”

- Benjamin Harrison

“ The bottom line is, there have been a lot of nuts elected to the United States Senate. ”

- Charles Grassley

“ I think Al is going to be elected - and you know I hope he is - and when he is and you need something, just let me know. You don't have to fool around with him. Just give me a ring. ”

- Pauline Gore

“ To be a statesman, you must first get elected. ”

- James William Fulbright

“ I would rather be beaton and be a man than to be elected and be a little puppy dog. ”

- Davy Crockett

“ This is the first time a Kurd has been freely elected to be the president of an Arab country. ”

- Jalal Talabani

“ Being elected to Congress is regarded as being sent on a looting raid for one's friends. ”

- George Will

“ Whatever it took to get elected president of the United States, I don't think being a complete and utter moron is one of those predicates. ”

- James Woods

“ Years ago, fairy tales all began with Once upon a time… now we know they all begin with, If I am elected. ”

- Carolyn Warner

“ Anyone can be elected govenor. i'm proof of that. ”

- Govenor Joe Harris

“ Two hundred years from now, they'll probably go, 'and that's why we always castrate the presidents when they get elected.'. ”

- John Hockenberry

“ The American arrives in Paris with a few French phrases he has culled from a conversational guide or picked up from a friend who owns a beret. ”

- Fred Allen

“ Of harmes two the less is for to chose. ”

- Geoffrey Chaucer

“ The problem with political jokes is they get elected. ”

- Henry Cate VII

“ Bad officials are elected by good citizens who do not vote. ”

- George Jean Nathan

“ The First Lady is an unpaid public servant elected by one person — her husband. ”

- Lady Bird Johnson

“ I don't want prizes. I turned down the National Institute of Arts and Letters when I was elected to it in 1976 on the grounds that I already belonged to the Diner's Club. ”

- Gore Vidal

“ Get all the fools on your side and you can be elected to anything. ”

- Frank Dane

“ CNN is one of the participants in the war. I have a fantasy where Ted Turner is elected president but refuses because he doesn't want to give up power. ”

- Arthur C. Clarke

“ Bad officials are the ones elected by good citizens who do not vote. ”

- George Jean Nathan

“ Elected leaders who forget how they got there won't the next time. ”

- Malcolm S. Forbes

“ Get the fools on your side and you can be elected to anything. ”

- Frank Dane

“ If elected I shall be thankful; if not, it will be all the same. ”

- Abraham Lincoln
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