"The president has undermined trust. No longer will the members of Congress be entitled to accept his veracity. Caveat emptor has become the word. Every member of Congress is on his or her own to determine the truth."
"Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none."Bob Graham on William Shakespeare
"For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth."Bob Graham on Bo Bennett
"The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool."Bob Graham on Stephen King
"Learning to trust is one of life's most difficult tasks."Bob Graham on Isaac Watts
"Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement."Bob Graham on Golda Meir
"I have had national security background, 10 years on the Intelligence Committee, the last two years as chair."
"We ought to recognize that we have an offensive responsibility to take the war to the terrorists where they are. That responsibility has waned in the last year as military and intelligence resources were withdrawn from Afghanistan and Pakistan to be used in Iraq."
"We need to make a greater investment in human intelligence."
"During the Cold War, we gathered information by listening to the Soviets, taking pictures of the Soviets, and we allowed our human intelligence to decline."
"This president has been reluctant to hold anybody accountable. No one was held accountable after September the 11th. Nobody's been held accountable after the clear flaws in intelligence leading up to the war in Iraq."