"Most people get their politics, obviously, from TV shows about senators or movies about them or... all the day-to-day press and the talk shows."
"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."Judd Gregg on John F. Kennedy
"Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress but I repeat myself."Judd Gregg on Mark Twain
"One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors."Judd Gregg on Plato
"If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand."Judd Gregg 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."Judd Gregg on Joseph Stalin
"I think, like everybody else in New Hampshire, when I pull up to fill up my car and I pay $50, I get upset. And I'm wondering if these prices are legitimate."
"I've always been a strong supporter of environmental protection and initiatives in that area. But I'm willing to set priorities. If we have to make reductions in one place, we'll have to-in order to increase another place, I'm willing to do that."
"We can all agree that no American should lose their life savings or their home because of illness or injury and that the rising cost of health care severely burdens individuals, families and businesses."
"At least Obama was half-way honest about how much he was going to spend on health care. He had it at $600 billion. And the real number... is $1.2 trillion."