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Bob Graham Quotes

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We need to make is to strengthen the position of the director of the CIA.
- Bob Graham

The American people have been denied important information
for their own protection.
- Bob Graham

We need to make a greater investment in human intelligence.
- Bob Graham

Gen.
Tommy Franks told me the war was being compromised
as specialized personnel and equipment were being shifted
from Afghanistan to prepare for the war in Iraq -
a war more than a year away.
- Bob Graham

 

I presumed the president was being truthful until a
series of events undercut that confidence.
- Bob Graham

A significant number of pages and sentences that the
administration wants to keep in a classified status
have already been released publicly,
some of it by public statements of the leadership of the CIA and the FBI.
- Bob Graham

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.
- Bob Graham

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- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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I would give relief from the first $10,000 of the payroll tax.
I would allow small businesses to accelerate depreciation
so they would have an incentive to buy now rather than defer.
I would also give to the states $40 billion of relief.
- Bob Graham

I had earlier concluded that a war with Iraq would
be a distraction from the successful and expeditious
completion of our aims in Afghanistan.
Now I had come to question whether the White House was telling the truth.
- Bob Graham

Yes, more than 100 Democrats voted to authorize Bush
to take the nation to war.
Most of them did so in the belief that the president
and his administration were truthful in their statements
that Saddam Hussein was a gathering menace.
- Bob Graham

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.
- Bob Graham

I keep lists of names of people that I have met,
a list of things to do day by day as well as a log
of how my time is consumed throughout the day.
It's a very important part of my personal discipline.
- Bob Graham

In my judgment, the greatest risks are international
terrorist groups like al Qaeda and Hezbollah.
The war in Iraq has taken our attention off those priorities.
- Bob Graham

The president, clearly as a result of the war and the afterglow of the war,
is in a time of great attention.
- Bob Graham

There are some legitimate security issues,
but I believe many of the objections the administration
is making are not for security reasons,
but to disguise mistakes that were made prior to Sept.
11.
- Bob Graham

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.
- Bob Graham

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.
- Bob Graham

We need to have a strong defense focused on areas that
are in the greatest vulnerability.
I have been very concerned about America's 361 seaports
as a point in which terrorist activities and materials
could be brought into the country.
- Bob Graham

I voted no on the resolution to give the president
authority to go to war against Iraq.
I was able to apply caveat emptor.
Most of my colleagues could not.
- Bob Graham

The American people should be informed about what kind
of capability terrorists have inside the United States.
They should be informed of why we are not using information
to do a more effective job of dealing with terrorists.
- Bob Graham

It's fundamentally unfair to have so much of the tax relief go to so few.
And it is a 10-year tax plan rather than one,
as mine, focused on the next two years,
which in my opinion is the critical time to jumpstart the economy.
- Bob Graham

I consider my voice to be a centrist moderate voice
among the nine Democratic candidates.
- Bob Graham

I have had national security background,
10 years on the Intelligence Committee,
the last two years as chair.
- Bob Graham

The American people do not have the information upon
which they can hold the administration and responsible agencies accountable.
I call that a coverup.
- Bob Graham

With terrorist groups like al Qaeda,
you can't learn what you want to learn about their
capabilities and their future plans by taking a picture of it,
and they've learned not to use the telephone.
- Bob Graham

We are in possession of what I think to be compelling
evidence that Saddam Hussein has,
and has had for a number of years, a developing capacity
for the production and storage of weapons of mass destruction.
- Bob Graham

The doctors have given me a green light.
They have said that my heart is significantly more
efficient today than it was four months ago.
And I am anxious to be the next president of the United States.
- Bob Graham

Today 80 percent of all the oil that comes out of the
Gulf is from 1,000 feet or more and today almost a
third of it is more than 5,000 feet below the surface.
What hasn't happened is the safety and the ability
to respond to a negative event such as this blowout,
has been far outrun by the technology of drilling itself.
We need to close that gap.
- Bob Graham

Sometimes we need the fog to remind ourselves
that all of life is not black and white.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I do not need anyone's permission to be my true self.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I say NO to the demands of the world.
I say YES to the longings of my own heart.
There is nothing I ever need to have.
There is nothing I ever need to do.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Listen to the compass of your heart.
All you need lies within you.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

If anyone has material possessions and sees his brother in need
but has no pity on him, how can the love of God be in him?
- 1 John 3:17

Love me when I least deserve it,
because that's when I really need it.
- Swedish Proverb

You do not need anyone's permission to be your true self.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Whatever you do, you need courage.
Whatever course you decide upon,
there is always someone to tell you
that you are wrong.
There are always difficulties arising
that tempt you to believe your critics are right.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

One service to need heals an ancient wound.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Innocence isn't ever lost completely;
we just need to maintain our goodness to regain it.
- Jewel

You don't need a reason to be happy,
just a choice.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Stand Tall, Stand Proud.
Know that you are unique and magnificent.
You do not need the approval of others.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If you have to have it, it's ego.
If you have to not have it, it's ego.
Hold life lightly and it will deliver what you need
and release what you don't.
- Alan Cohen

Nothing is missing - Lack is an illusion.
We always have everything we truly need.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

"Hurry up" ranks right up there with "you need to"
as a destroyer of our humanity.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There is nothing I ever need to have.
There is nothing I ever need to do.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

All you need is love, love. Love is all you need.
- The Beatles

Trust in what you love, continue to do it,
and it will take you where you need to go.
- Natalie Goldberg

Know that you do not need anyone's permission
to be your true self.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The best relationship is one in which
your love for each other
exceeds your need for each other.
- Anonymous

I Never "Need To"
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We receive this food in gratitude to all beings
Who have helped to bring it to our table,
And vow to respond in turn to those in need
With wisdom and compassion.
- Buddhist Blessing

It is always a good day to be grateful for all of life -
grateful for large blessings and small.
Especially to be grateful for the symbolic blessings -
the rainbows and butterflies that come into our lives
when we least expect and most need them.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Do not think that love,
in order to be genuine,
has to be extraordinary.
What we need is to love without getting tired.
- Mother Teresa

We act as though comfort and luxury
were the chief requirements of life,
when all that we need to make us really happy
is something to be enthusiastic about.
- Charles Kingsley

I am one with the power and wisdom of the Universe.
I have all that I need.
- Louise L. Hay

How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment
before starting to improve the world.
- Anne Frank

When you find your path, you must not be afraid.
You need to have sufficient courage to make mistakes.
Disappointment, defeat, and despair are
the tools God uses to show us the way.
- Paulo Coelho

Being part of the natural world reminds me
that innocence isn't ever lost completely;
we just need to maintain our goodness to regain it.
- Jewel

Know that you do not need the approval of others.
You are unique and magnificent. Stand tall, stand proud.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I love you because I love you.
You are a part of me, and
I need no reasons to love you.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There is a sufficiency in the world
for man's need but not for man's greed.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

There is no need for temples,
no need for complicated philosophies.
My brain and my heart are my temples;
my philosophy is kindness.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

There is nothing I ever need to have.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There is nothing I ever need to do.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Love without jealousy. Love without need.
Let love be an unconditional gift.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Make your important choices in life
based on your values and your long-term objectives
rather than on a need for approval.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The problems of the world cannot possibly
be solved by skeptics or cynics
whose horizons are limited by the obvious realities.
We need men who can dream of things that never were.
- John F. Kennedy

Work like you don't need the money.
Love like you've never been hurt.
Dance like nobody's watching.
- Satchel Paige

Everything I need will be manifested.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

All you need is love.
- John Lennon

Man lives freely only by his readiness to die, if need be,
at the hands of his brother, never by killing him.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

We disrespect ourselves and our free-will
whenever we say that we NEED to do something.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


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