nixon quotes

Even before Watergate and his resignation, Nixon had inspired conflicting and passionate emotions.Stephen Ambrose

I thought Nixon was the worst President we had ever had, save only perhaps Andrew Johnson.Stephen Ambrose

I thought Nixon was getting ganged up on, but when I heard the tapes, I was shocked and terribly saddened.Walter Annenberg

Nixon probably was a nice guy.Bill Ayers

The world of TV debates is antiquated. What looked smart and modern in 1960, with Kennedy versus Nixon, looks quaint and over-rehearsed between Obama and Romney. We need a new format; even if we have the same moderators and candidates, there needs to be a more nuanced way for audiences to connect with and shape presidential debates.Ruzwana Bashir

If George W. Bush is given a second term, and retains a Republican Congress and a compliant federal judiciary, he and his allies are likely to embark on a campaign of political retribution the likes of which we haven't seen since Richard Nixon.Paul Begala

Watergate enabled the Democrats to cut off all aid to South Vietnam and ensure American defeat in a war their party entered and had effectively lost, before Nixon salvaged a non-Communist South Vietnam while effecting a complete American withdrawal.Conrad Black

Nixon's full term was one of the most successful in U.S. history, which is why he was re-elected by the largest plurality in the country's history.Conrad Black

I never believed that Nixon could fully resurrect himself. And the proof of that was in the obits.Ben Bradlee

The Nixon administration really put a lot of pressure on CBS not to run the second broadcast.Ben Bradlee

It is my personal plan to assassinate by pistol either Richard Nixon or George Wallace.Arthur Bremer

Now I start my diary of my personal plot to kill by pistol either Richard Nixon or George Wallace.Arthur Bremer

That was my choice at that time, and I still say Nixon was a great president. A very beautiful and wise man.Solomon Burke

Nixon was kind of a loner, he had a cold personality.Earl Butz

The difference was you worked for Nixon, and with Ford.Earl Butz

While he was president, it was popular to be a Nixon hater.Earl Butz

Edward Heath and Richard Nixon took personal awkwardness with each other to new and excruciating levels.David Cameron

I contend that, in spite of all that might be said about Watergate, Richard Nixon was good for the poor people of America.Tony Campolo

Abraham Lincoln, Teddy Roosevelt, Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan. They'd all fit more under the Libertarian label than the modern day Republican label.Drew Carey

The Nixon administration kept a nasty eye on our show... Cops would come by - often just in time to see the act they wanted to see.Dick Cavett