More From George H. W. Bush
- "A new breeze is blowing, and a world refreshed by freedom seems reborn; for in man’s heart, if not in fact, the day of the dictator is over. The totalitarian era is passing, its old ideas blown away like leaves from an ancient, lifeless tree."
- "The U.S.S. George H. W. Bush is a great thing in my life. It’s amazing. A great honor."
- "Well, I think everybody is frustrated by the finances of the U.N. and the inability to solve problems of war and peace."
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- "The whole history of civilization is strewn with creeds and institutions which were invaluable at first, and deadly afterwards."― Walter Bagehot
- "Russians can give you arms but only the United States can give you a solution."― Anwar Sadat
- "I did a book in 1996, an overview of black history. In that process I became more aware of a lot of the black inventors of the 19th century."― Kareem Abdul-Jabbar