"The thing is, if you control the Senate meetings, you control the gavel. And the gavel is a very important instrument... an instrument of power. An instrument that establishes the agenda."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Dan Quayle on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Dan Quayle on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Dan Quayle on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Dan Quayle on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Dan Quayle on Booker T. Washington
"I believe we are on an irreversible trend toward more freedom and democracy - but that could change."
"We have to do more than just elect a new President if we truly want to change this country."
"We will invest in our people, quality education, job opportunity, family, neighborhood, and yes, a thing we call America."
"In George Bush you get experience, and with me you get - The Future!"
"If we don't succeed we run the risk of failure."