"You do the policy, I'll do the politics."
"Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future."Dan Quayle on John F. Kennedy
"Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress but I repeat myself."Dan Quayle on Mark Twain
"One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors."Dan Quayle on Plato
"If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand."Dan Quayle on Milton Friedman
"It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything."Dan Quayle on Joseph Stalin
"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."