Dan Quayle Quotes

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Born: February 4, 1947, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Birth Country: USA
Occupation: US vice president

1.
Bank failures are caused by depositors who don't deposit enough money to cover losses due to mismanagement.
- Dan Quayle

2.
Bobby Knight told me this: 'There is nothing that a good defense cannot beat a better offense.' In other words a good offense wins.
- Dan Quayle

3.
For NASA, space is still a high priority.
- Dan Quayle

4.
I believe we are on an irreversible trend toward more freedom and democracy - but that could change.
- Dan Quayle

5.
I deserve respect for the things I did not do.
- Dan Quayle

6.
I do have a political agenda. It's to have as few regulations as possible.
- Dan Quayle

7.
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.
- Dan Quayle

8.
I have made good judgments in the past. I have made good judgments in the future.
- Dan Quayle

9.
I spend a great deal of time with the President. We have a very close, personal, loyal relationship. I'm not, as they say, a potted plant in these meetings.
- Dan Quayle

10.
If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure.
- Dan Quayle

11.
In George Bush you get experience, and with me you get - The Future!
- Dan Quayle

12.
It's a question of whether we're going to go forward into the future, or past to the back.
- Dan Quayle

13.
It's a very good historical book about history.
- Dan Quayle

14.
It's wonderful to be here in the great state of Chicago.
- Dan Quayle

15.
People that are really very weird can get into sensitive positions and have a tremendous impact on history.
- Dan Quayle

16.
The future will be better tomorrow.
- Dan Quayle

17.
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.
- Dan Quayle

18.
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?
- Dan Quayle

19.
The thing is, if you control the Senate meetings, you control the gavel. And the gavel is a very important instrument... an instrument of power. An instrument that establishes the agenda.
- Dan Quayle

20.
We have to do more than just elect a new President if we truly want to change this country.
- Dan Quayle

21.
We will invest in our people, quality education, job opportunity, family, neighborhood, and yes, a thing we call America.
- Dan Quayle

22.
You do the policy, I'll do the politics.
- Dan Quayle

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