The other day the President said, I know you've had some rough times, and I want to do something that will show the nation what faith that I have in you, in your maturity and sense of responsibility. He paused, then said, would you like a puppy?
One word sums up probably the responsibility of any vice president, and that one word is 'to be prepared'.
What a waste it is to lose one's mind. Or not to have a mind is being very wasteful. How true that is.
It's rural America. It's where I came from. We always refer to ourselves as real America. Rural America, real America, real, real, America.
We're all capable of mistakes, but I do not care to enlighten you on the mistakes we may or may not have made.
We have to do more than just elect a new President if we truly want to change this country.
El Salvador is a democracy so it's not surprising that there are many voices to be heard here. Yet in my conversations with Salvadorans... I have heard a single voice.
Sometimes cameras and television are good to people and sometimes they aren't. I don't know if its the way you say it, or how you look.
I have a very good family. I'm very fortunate to have a very good family. I believe very strongly in the family. It's one of the things we have in our platform, is to talk about it.
My friends, no matter how rough the road may be, we can and we will, never, never surrender to what is right.
I just don't believe in the basic concept that someone should make their whole career in public service.
It's a very good historical book about history.
The Holocaust was an obscene period in our nation's history. I mean in this century's history. But we all lived in this century. I didn't live in this century.
Bobby Knight told me this: 'There is nothing that a good defense cannot beat a better offense.' In other words a good offense wins.
I can identify with steelworkers. I can identify with workers that have had a difficult time.
I was known as the chief grave robber of my state.
We will invest in our people, quality education, job opportunity, family, neighborhood, and yes, a thing we call America.
The President is going to benefit from me reporting directly to him when I arrive.
In George Bush you get experience, and with me you get The Future!
I happen to be a Republican president ah, the vice president.
This President is going to lead us out of this recovery.
I deserve respect for the things I did not do.
You have a parttime job and that's better than no job at all.
I do have a political agenda. It's to have as few regulations as possible.
When I talked to him on the phone yesterday. I called him George rather than Mr. Vice President. But, in public, it's Mr. Vice President, because that is who he is.