"Probably, there are people in this room still mad at me and at that budget because you think I raised your taxes too much. It might surprise you to know that I think I raised them too much, too."
-- Bill Clinton, September 1994, addressing a big buck$ fund raiser in Texas.
"I want you to know with my own hands, all of my life, I put it in the plant beds and transferred it. I've hoed it. I've chopped it. I've shredded it, spiked it, put it in the barn and stripped it and sold it".
-- Al Gore, 1988, boasting not only of his friendship with the tobacco farmers but also of growing tobacco himself. This was four years AFTER his sister's death to lung cancer.
"Get some (cocaine) for my brother, he has a nose like a vacuum cleaner"
-- Roger Clinton
"Clinton's an unusually good liar. Unusually good. Do you realize that?"
--Sen. Bob Kerrey (D-Neb.)(Esquire, January 1996)
"I'm not sure what he meant. His words are subject to multiple interpretations."
-- Dem. Rep. Pete Geren on Clinton (Dallas Morning News, 1/26/94)
"The road to tyranny, we must never forget, begins with the destruction of the truth."
-- Bill Clinton, 10/15/95, speech at U. Conn., "Fifty Years After Nuremburg: Human Rights & The Rule Of Law"
"[I promise] the most ethical administration in the history of the Republic."
-- Bill Clinton, as quoted by Mary McGrory ( The Washington Post, 1/24/93)
"Hiking the minimum wage is "the wrong way to raise the incomes of low-wage earners."
-- Bill Clinton, Time Magazine, February 6, 1995
"We should cut middle-class taxes immediately by 10 percent."
-- Bill Clinton, Campaign Document, September 1992
"This president salts his remarks with so many inventions, half-truths and self-serving exaggerations that reporters who cover him often have to choose between truth-squadding every speech or ignoring his fibs."
-- Carl M. Cannon, Baltimore Sun White House correspondent
"He (Bill Clinton) is the Willy Loman of Generation X , a traveling salesman who has the loyalty of a lizard with his tail broken off and the midnight tastes of a man who'd double date with the Rev. Jimmy Swaggart"
-- Hunter S. Thompson
(taken from CLINTON FACTS: Why Bill Clinton should not and will not be elelected President in 1996.)