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Top 100 Quotes About The White House

#1. Perhaps the House had heard Harvey wishing for a full moon, because when he and Wendell traipsed upstairs and looked out the landing window, there
hanging between the bare branches of the trees
was a moon as wide and as white as a dead man's smile. - Author: Clive Barker
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#2. The problem we have had on the budget all along is a lack of adult supervision on the part of the White House. You can't blame members of Congress for looking out for their parochial interests. It is the president's responsibility to look out for the national interest. - Author: Bruce Bartlett
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#3. This is really what the White House is all about. It's the "People's House." It's a place that is steeped in history, but it's also a place where everyone should feel welcome. And that's why my husband and I have made it our mission to open up the house to as many people as we can. - Author: Michelle Obama
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#4. I'm angry that George Bush got to be in the White House, and I'm angry that [Al] Gore wasn't able to be a better candidate after eight years of a great economy and being an incumbent. - Author: Eddie Vedder
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#5. I feel like I could run for President. People often laugh, but if I set my mind to it, within the next 15 years I could be in the White House. - Author: Will Smith
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#6. Second terms in the White House open the way for second thoughts. - Author: John Lewis Gaddis
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#7. The White House is now essentially a TV performance. - Author: Edmund Snow Carpenter
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#8. The White House says that the vacation in Texas will give President Bush the chance to unwind. My question is, when does the guy wind? - Author: David Letterman
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#9. It seemed like this was one big Prozac nation, one big mess of malaise. Perhaps the next time half a million people gather for a protest march on the White House green it will not be for abortion rights or gay liberation, but because we're all so bummed out. - Author: Elizabeth Wurtzel
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#10. In September 1993, President Clinton presided over a handshake between Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin and Palestine Liberation Organization Chairman Yasser Arafat on the White House lawn - the climax of a 'day of awe,' as the press described it. - Author: Noam Chomsky
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#11. I send messages to the White House continuously. - Author: Mario Diaz-Balart
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#12. Freeh infuriated the White House almost every day for more than seven years. One case among many was the FBI's immense investigation into allegations that China's intelligence services had bought political influence at the White House through illegal campaign contributions. - Author: Tim Weiner
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#13. John McCain said that Barack Obama is already measuring the drapes in the White House. That's what he said. I understand Sarah Palin is already driving McCain around to look at assisted living facilities. - Author: Jay Leno
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#14. With the abundance of toys available, a child's room (or the whole house) can be overtaken by Kid Stuff with just one Christmas or birthday and a small group of well-meaning relatives. - Author: Dana White
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#15. There's no way that I could be the president. You can't have a pacifist in the White House ... I'm an actor. This is what I do for a living. - Author: Martin Sheen
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#16. We need women who are at the head of a boardroom, like at the head of the White House, at the head of kind of major scientific enterprises so that little girls everywhere can then think, you know what? I can do that, I want to do that, I will do that. - Author: Chelsea Clinton
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#17. If you write something the White House doesn't like, they take you in and say, 'If you ever write something like you did today, nobody from the White House will ever talk to you again,' - Author: Ron Suskind
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#18. According to a survey in this week's Time magazine, 85% of Americans think global warming is happening. The other 15% work for the White House. - Author: Jay Leno
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#19. The core threat to democracy is not in the White House, it's the [Bush] haters themselves. - Author: David Brooks
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#20. What led to September 11 is that most decision makers in the White House thought like you. They supported despotic regimes in the Middle East to multiply the profits of oil and arms companies, and armed violence escalated and reached our shores. - Author: Alaa Al Aswany
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#21. The terrorist action of 9/11 gave birth to President Obama's entry to the White House. Not directly, but indirectly. - Author: Maya Angelou
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#22. The race for the White House should be about leadership, and leadership requires that one help heal the wounds of Vietnam, not reopen them. - Author: John F. Kerry
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#23. It's casual Friday, which means that at the White House, they're casually going through everybody's phone calls and records. - Author: Jay Leno
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#24. The truth is that at the White House and in Congress, you are as likely to find sympathy for animal issues among Republicans as among Democrats. - Author: Matthew Scully
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#25. One thing that in my reporting that I found and was amazed to find was that, as far as I could determine, neither high-level White House officials in the Bush administration nor even the top brass at the CIA even knew the history of water boarding when they approved it. - Author: Scott Shane
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#26. Now, like, I'm President. It would be pretty hard for some drug guy to come into the White House and start offering it up, you know? I bet if they did, I hope I would say, 'Hey, get lost. We don't want any of that. - Author: George W. Bush
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#27. Your true nature doesn't come out. So the gods let you do what you want because free will would be compromised if they showed up at the White House saying, 'Take us to your leader.' - Author: Tarsem Singh
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#28. Sometimes at night, when I leave and ride by the front of the White House and the lights are on, it is so beautiful, I have some sense of, 'Hey, that's where I work, and Jimmy is President now.' But day in and day out, it's a job. - Author: Hamilton Jordan
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#29. I moved out eventually of the White House and moved into a townhouse with a group of girls while I was in college. - Author: Susan Ford
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#30. Because of the increase in life longevity, America can now assume that at any given time three, and perhaps four, former presidents will still be alive, even when the current president is occupying the White House. - Author: Tony Campolo
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#31. 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. - Author: Bob Graham
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#32. The Dalai Lama visited the White House and told the President that he could teach him to find a higher state of consciousness. Then after talking to Bush for a few minutes, he said, 'You know what? Let's just grab lunch.' - Author: Bill Maher
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#33. I thought it would be funny to take a photo in the White House bathroom, I take pictures everywhere I go, but I don't think I can top that one. - Author: John Legend
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#34. What matters most is not who is sitting in the White House, but "who is sitting in"
and who is marching outside the White House, pushing for change. - Author: Howard Zinn
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#35. I worked in the White House on 9/11, where the vice president was given the authority to, if he deemed necessary, shoot down an American passenger jet. - Author: Nicolle Wallace
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#36. To me, it's the White House and always will be. - Author: Lew Wasserman
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#37. Apparently the only time the press gets it right is when the White House illegally leaks it to them. - Author: Jon Stewart
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#38. When I started as a White House correspondent, there was a lot of criticism from guys saying, 'She focuses too much on the person but not enough on policy.' I never understood that argument at all. I just didn't agree with the premise. - Author: Maureen Dowd
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#39. Al Gore has found a new job. He is going to teach journalism at Columbia University, which is ironic isn't it? The guy who did all the coke winds up going to the White House, the guy who didn't do coke goes to Columbia. - Author: Jay Leno
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#40. I do think it's true that a huge amount of the oversight that the White House engages in with respect to the Executive Branch is out of fear that somebody's going to do something crazy and drive the president off a cliff. - Author: Donald Verrilli Jr.
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#41. You can hear the Celtic heartbeat all over Europe and America, from Bing Crosby to Jack White, from the Smiths to My Bloody Valentine, from House of Pain to Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch. - Author: Rob Sheffield
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#42. For some students, school is the only place where they get a hot meal and a warm hug. Teachers are sometimes the only ones who tell our children they can go from an Indian reservation to the Ivy League, from the home of a struggling single mom to the White House. - Author: Denise Juneau
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#43. When I get to the White House, there will be no hesitation from me to make the tough decisions that need to be made because I've been doing it for the last 13 years as a former federal prosecutor and now as the governor of New Jersey. - Author: Chris Christie
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#44. Since I came to the White House, I got two hearing aids, a colon operation, skin cancer, a prostate operation, and I was shot. The damn thing is, I've never felt better in my life. - Author: Ronald Reagan
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#45. One lesson I have learned the hard way, and there will not be any such thing in the White House. Although, I am quick to add, there's no evidence that it was ever hacked. And unfortunately, you can't say that for a lot of the government. - Author: Hillary Clinton
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#46. The White House is apparently pushing to create more Latino-themed landmarks. Now that's in addition to our current Latino-themed landmark, California. - Author: Jimmy Fallon
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#47. The real power in Ottawa, as in Washington, is in the executive branch. At the White House, there are daily briefings for reporters. In Ottawa, there is no such daily access. The media doesn't demand it, and as a result, major powerbrokers remain virtually anonymous. - Author: Lawrence Martin
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#48. The memory of that scene for me is like a frame of film forever frozen at that moment: the red carpet, the green lawn, the white house, the leaden sky. The new president and his first lady. - Author: Richard M. Nixon
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#49. Today Prince William went to Washington, D.C., and he met with President Obama. He said, 'It feels weird being in the White House because I'm not an American.' And then Prince William said, 'Yeah, me too.' - Author: Craig Ferguson
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#50. The White House belongs to all Americans. It's supposed to be something we're proud of. - Author: Nancy Reagan
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#51. You have three people in the White House that are in love with eugenics or whatever it is you would call it today. - Author: Glenn Beck
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#52. According to Richard Clarke, the former White House counterterrorism chief, Bush was so obsessed with Iraq that he failed to take action against Osama Bin Laden despite repeated warnings from his intelligence experts. - Author: Ferdinand Mount
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#53. But I was thinking about this, the Obamas want to adopt a stray dog from the pound. And I think that is admirable. I believe the last president to bring a stray dog into the White House got impeached. - Author: David Letterman
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#54. Did anyone in the White House or the N.S.A or the C.I.A. consider flying to Hong Kong and treating Mr. Snowden like a human being, offering him a chance to testify before Congress and a fair trial? - Author: Alex Berenson
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#55. My job is to be tech entrepreneur-in-residence at the White House. - Author: Todd Park
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#56. He [Roosevelt] has made some speeches that indicate that he is going quite beyond anything that he advocated when he was in the White House, and has proposed a program which is absolutely impossible to carry out except by a revision of the Constitution. - Author: William Howard Taft
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#57. Your commanders have ordered you to storm the White House and to arrest me. But I as the elected President of Russia give you the order to turn your tanks and not to fight against your own people. - Author: Boris Yeltsin
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#58. The White House alone cannot hold its opponents accountable. - Author: Paul Weyrich
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#59. Three publishers came to me at the White House after George lost and said, 'We would like to publish your book.' I said, 'Well, I don't have a book,' and they said well it's a well known fact that you have kept diaries. - Author: Barbara Bush
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#60. I'm just not comfortable with that society stuff. I mean, we were just invited to the White House, but my husband won't take me because he knows I don't want to go. - Author: Pia Zadora
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#61. Of the One O'Clock Lab Band after hearing their performance, and sitting in with them at the White House: "I wish it were mine". - Author: Duke Ellington
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#62. The big white house glowed on the hill above them, tranquil in the afternoon light, the big red spruce behind it a looming but benign presence; not for the first time, he felt that the tree was somehow guarding the house - and in his present fragile mental state, found that notion a comfort. - Author: Diana Gabaldon
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#63. There are no more white linen sofas in my house. We have a rule here: Anything below 36 inches has to be brown or black - the color of chocolate or peanut butter! - Author: Candice Olson
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#64. The public should begin to understand that there's nothing that comes out of this campaign, or this Obama White House, that they can believe. It truly is all misrepresentation and deception. - Author: John Sununu
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#65. The White House is saying Donald Trump has 'zero percent chance' of being elected. Isn't that a little high? - Author: David Letterman
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#66. Phones rang constantly, as if the White House was conducting some kind of pardon telethon. - Author: Barbara Olson
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#67. Moving [to the White House], whatever stresses would be on my husband and me, we could handle; we are grown-ups. But it wouldn't be until the day that my kids came home and said to me, "I like it here," that I'd feel like I could breathe and know that we're all going to be okay here. - Author: Michelle Obama
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#68. I was here, and I loaded a shotgun on Independence Day, but I didn't kill anybody. I didn't drone any children. I didn't steal any children's future. I didn't sell this country into debt. I didn't do any of the crimes that the man two blocks over at the White House is responsible for, - Author: Adam Kokesh
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#69. Kennedy was a man who liked writers and even I got invited to the White House. - Author: Irwin Shaw
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#70. A woman is more than the sum of her parts. So I had an opportunity to present some work at the White House. I chose not just to talk about the sky, the planet, love or heartache. I wanted to actually be there, to place a mark on that moment. - Author: Jill Scott
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#71. A necklace of pearls on a white neck.
We had lost the sense of discovery which had infused the anarchy of our first year. I began to settle down.
... the old house in the foreground, the rest of the world abandoned and forgotten; a world of its own of peace and love and beauty ... - Author: Evelyn Waugh
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#72. The house had been torn down. Nothing is left but the old white fence. There used to be privet bushes everywhere. "The smell of privet is the smell of summer for me," I say to Catherine.
"Yes, Mom." she says, "I know, Your memories are my memories now. - Author: Abigail Thomas
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#73. The acting director of the Secret Service, Joseph Clancy, said they may make the fence around the White House taller because of the recent security failures. When asked if he had any other ideas, he said, 'Uh, make the sidewalk lower?' - Author: Jimmy Fallon
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#74. Jefferson found in the religion phrases of the First Amendment no vague or fuzzy language to be bent or shaped or twisted as suited any Supreme Court Justice or White House incumbent. That amendment had built a wall, with the ecclesiastical estate on one side and the civil estate on the other. - Author: Edwin Gaustad
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#75. Some people will say that words like scum and rotten are wrong for Objective Journalism
which is true, but they miss the point. It was the built-in blind spots of the Objective rules and dogma that allowed Nixon to slither into the White House in the first place. - Author: Hunter S. Thompson
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#76. AP promoted me to the White House beat because I knew Clinton, his family, friends, and staff better than anybody in the national press corps. Those contacts helped me break a few stories and get my career in Washington jump-started. - Author: Ron Fournier
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#77. According to the recent polls, Bush has a slight lead over John Kerry. So today, Bush hung a banner over the White House saying, 'Mission Accomplished.' - Author: David Letterman
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#78. Since I came to the White House, I've gotten two hearing aids, had a colon operation, a prostate operation, skin cancer, and I've been shot ... damn thing is, I've never felt better. - Author: Ronald Reagan
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#79. When I was knowingly misled but only learned that much later, that's really when I started to become disillusioned at the White House. - Author: Scott McClellan
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#80. We do not admire their president.
We know why the White House is white.
We do not find their children irresistible;
We do not agree they should inherit the earth. - Author: Alice Walker
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#81. The information that the Secret Service shared with the White House included hotel records and firsthand accounts - the same types of evidence the agency and military relied on to determine who in their ranks was involved. - Author: Carol D. Leonnig
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#82. For some stories, it's easy. The moral of 'The Three Bears,' for instance, is Never break into someone else's house.' The moral of 'Snow White' is 'Never eat apples.' The moral of World War I is 'Never assassinate Archduke Ferdinand. - Author: Lemony Snicket
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#83. The White House says that the unemployment rate is good news because it means more people are looking for jobs. More good news like that, and everyone at the White House will be looking for jobs. - Author: Jay Leno
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#84. Soon after George W. Bush took over the White House after losing the "popular vote" - which in other countries is called the "election" - - Author: Carl Safina
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#85. Honey, that Totie Fields is one well-fed white woman. When that gal sits around the house, she sits around the house! - Author: Moms Mabley
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#86. My grandmother had flawless skin just from using basic skincare - an old herbal remedy in the form of a white powder and cream. I don't actually know what was in it because when you're young, you're not interested in skincare, and I didn't want to walk around the house with a white face. - Author: Michelle Yeoh
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#87. I think on a national level your Department of Law there in the White House would look at some of the things that we've been charged with and automatically throw them out. - Author: Sarah Palin
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#88. I've always felt privileged to cover the White House and to have that ringside seat to history - Author: Helen Thomas
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#89. There will be some one at the White House whom you will like more than me," Roosevelt had predicted during his final meeting with the press corps, "but not one who will interest you more. - Author: Doris Kearns Goodwin
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#90. I don't care what your politics are, I would wager that if you asked any American woman which administration would she have most liked to work for as social secretary, she would pick Jacqueline Kennedy's White House as the place to be. - Author: Letitia Baldrige
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#91. I've interviewed the president in the White House. I'd interviewed major newsmakers and Hollywood actors. - Author: Jane Clayson
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#92. My own funeral, I'd like to be laid out in a coffin in my own house. I would like my coffin to be put in the double parlor, and I would like all the flowers to be white. - Author: Anne Rice
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#93. If I'm not comfortable, I'm not happy. When I go to the White House, I wear my jeans. - Author: Bobbi Brown
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#94. It must be remembered that the Bush White House has a separate talent for character assassination that must not be confused with a talent for governance. - Author: Richard Dreyfuss
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#95. Are you a house-wife, Mrs Silvers?' he asked. 'What would you recommend for getting burger relish out of a white shirt?'

The seething woman cranked the venom-level of her gaze up to eleven, and Raven smiled pleasantly back. - Author: A. Ashley Straker
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#96. The big guys, the big dogs, are going to own everything from the White House to the courthouse. - Author: Brian Schweitzer
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#97. Kennedy invited us into the White House-the first time in the history of the White House picketers had been invited inside. This made front page headlines. - Author: Peter Coyote
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#98. Do you remember when we picketed the White House in 1965? - Author: Barbara Gittings
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#99. The White House will run itself while the president is away. That's why he has to be sure not to be away too much. - Author: Dick Morris
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#100. I think what we ought to be focusing on is that we are on path for the release of 75,000 pages of documents in connection with John Roberts' work in the White House, as in the counselor's office and as his time working as an assistant in the office of the attorney general. - Author: Alberto Gonzales
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