Dan Quayle Quotes

Dan Quayle Quotes: On the security front, the United States must continue to play a leadership role. There simply is not another country in the world that commands the respect or has the capabilities that we do, and we must not shrink from our responsibilities.
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Dan Quayle Quote: Hundreds of millions of people around the world have been lifted out of poverty with the creation of robust middle classes in India and China, which is an enormously positive development for those countries that also creates opportunities for the rest of the world.
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Quotes about Dan Quayle: The intergenerational poverty that troubles us so much today is predominantly a poverty of values.
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Quote about Dan Quayle: I had a good political career, and I have a good business career. I didn't get the brass ring, but I did very well.
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Dan Quayle Sayings: Iraq at one time was actually a functioning government. It's a real state. Afghanistan is not Iraq. It's tribal. It's got a different - a number of different sects, never really had a solid government there running the country on any kind of a continuing basis. Well, to rebuild the nation of Afghanistan is going to be more difficult than rebuilding the nation of Iraq.
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Dan Quayle Saying: You couldn't even prove the White House staff sane beyond a reasonable doubt. When I was born I was so surprised I didn't talk for a year and a half. I am not part of the problem. I am a Republican.
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Sayings about Dan Quayle: There are lots more people in the House. I don't know exactly - I've never counted, but at least a couple hundred.
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Saying about Dan Quayle: I also try to discipline myself when I get into a situation ... and I'm trying to think of an answer, instead of being verbose, which is a tendency that I have, to be concise. Verbosity leads to unclear, inarticulate things.
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Dan Quayle Quotes: 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.
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Dan Quayle Quote: 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?
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Quotes about Dan Quayle: I've heard people say that [I have a short attention span]. I don't feel I do, because when I'm interested in something I'll stay in focus as long as it is necessary... If you get off on something I'm not very interested in, it's very easy for me to block it out. It's easy for me to block things out.
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Quote about Dan Quayle: It's immoral to parent irresponsibly... And it doesn't help matters any when prime time tv, like
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Dan Quayle Sayings: Pakistan always seems to have a lot of political complexities and political challenges. But Pakistan is important for a number of reasons. Primarily, it is a nuclear power. And if, in fact, al Qaeda and Taliban, which are in Pakistan and causing a lot of tragedies and deaths in Pakistan - if they would ever somehow have real influence and control of that government, then we [world] really have a problem.
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Dan Quayle Saying: Hawaii has always been a very pivotal role in the Pacific. It is in the Pacific. It is a part of the United States that is an island that is right here.
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Sayings about Dan Quayle: Our policies must be premised on, and must reinforce, values such as family, hard work, integrity and personal responsibility.
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Saying about Dan Quayle: No, I had no problem communicating with Latin American heads of state - though now I do wish I had paid more attention to Latin when I was in high school.
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Dan Quayle Quotes: The Democrats talked about putting people first. Well, they put people first unless you happen to be a spotted owl or a giant garter snake or some other endangered species and then that seems to have priority. Obviously, you take the bald eagle and things of that sort, of course you're going to make sure that they are saved and that they can live and you're going to take every precaution that you can. But others - we just need a little flexibility.
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Dan Quayle Quote: 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.
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