We must always remember that America is a great nation today not because of what government did for people but because of what people did for themselves and for one another.
No event in American history is more misunderstood than the Vietnam War. It was misreported then, and it is misremembered now.
If you think the United States has stood still, who built the largest shopping center in the world?
You must pursue this investigation of Watergate even if it leads to the president. I'm innocent. You've got to believe I'm innocent. If you don't, take my job.
I let the American people down.
My telephone calls and meetings and decisions were now parts of a prescribed ritual aimed at making peace with the past; his calls, his meetings and his decisions were already the ones that would shape America's future.
The American people are entitled to see the president and to hear his views directly, and not to see him only through the press.
If we take the route of the permanent handout, the American character will itself be impoverished.