"They misunderestimated me."
"There's an old saying in Tennessee - I know it's in Texas, probably in Tennessee - that says, fool me once, shame on... shame on you. Fool me - you can't get fooled again."
"There's no question that the minute I got elected, the storm clouds on the horizon were getting nearly directly overhead."
"I want to thank my friend, Senator Bill Frist, for joining us today. He married a Texas girl, I want you to know. Karyn is with us. A West Texas girl, just like me."
"The war on terror involves Saddam Hussein because of the nature of Saddam Hussein, the history of Saddam Hussein, and his willingness to terrorise himself."
"The ambassador and the general were briefing me on the - the vast majority of Iraqis want to live in a peaceful, free world. And we will find these people and we will bring them to justice."
"You know, one of the hardest parts of my job is to connect Iraq to the war on terror."
"Rarely is the question asked: Is our children learning?"
"Reading is the basics for all learning."
"You teach a child to read, and he or her will be able to pass a literacy test.''
"It's clearly a budget. It's got a lot of numbers in it."
"Too many good docs are getting out of the business. Too many OB/GYN's aren't able to practice their love with women all across the country."
"Will the highways on the internet become more few?"
"Information is moving. You know, nightly news is one way, of course, but it's also moving through the blogosphere and through the Internets."
"Those who enter the country illegally violate the law."
"That's George Washington, the first president, of course. The interesting thing about him is that I read three - three or four books about him last year. Isn't that interesting?"
"All I can tell you is when the governor calls, I answer his phone."
And my personal favourite.......................
"I'll be long gone before some smart person ever figures out what happened inside this Oval Office."
Be Well and Prosper,