More From Donald Rumsfeld
- "Amidst all the clutter, beyond all the obstacles, aside from all the static, are the goals set. Put your head down, do the best job possible, let the flak pass, and work towards those goals."
- "Presidential leadership needn’t always cost money. Look for low- and no-cost options. They can be surprisingly effective."
- "Death has a tendency to encourage a depressing view of war."
More In Politics
- "Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman’s truncheon over the anarchist’s bomb."― Spiro T. Agnew
- "Sometimes in politics, you think you’ve seen it all. Turns out I was wrong."― Eliot Spitzer
- "Because politics rests on an irreducible measure of coercion, it can never become a perfect realm of perfect love and justice."― Christopher Lasch