"If the president is failing to disclose material facts with regard to legislation being presented to the Congress on a question as important as war and peace, I think it does impair the level of trust that the House and the Senate have for this administration."
"Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none."John Dingell on William Shakespeare
"For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth."John Dingell on Bo Bennett
"The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool."John Dingell on Stephen King
"Learning to trust is one of life's most difficult tasks."John Dingell 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."John Dingell on Golda Meir
"I can support going in after Saddam Hussein, but I want to make sure I don't go alone."
"If we're going to change the laws, let's change them in ways which makes it easier to catch criminals, and yet at the same time protect the Second Amendment rights of our law-abiding citizens."
"War is failure of diplomacy."
"This is one of the major problems we have. By the way, it was endorsed by leadership on both sides of the aisle and both ends of the Capitol, by the NRA and also by the gun control groups."
"If we're going to spend a lot of money to deal with the problem of 200 million guns in the country owned by 65 million gun owners, we ought to have a system which will work and catch criminals."