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John Podesta Quotes and Sayings

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Ultimately I think what people care about,
particularly on an issue like Social Security,
is not really what's right and what's left but what's right and what's wrong.
- John Podesta

I believe that President Clinton considered the legal
merits of the arguments for the pardon as he understood them,
and he rendered his judgment, wise or unwise,
on the merits.
- John Podesta

First and foremost, when I think of him -
I'm prejudiced; I worked for the guy for six and a half years -
when I think of him,
I think of him first and foremost as an idea politician.
- John Podesta

I think that people have to have to have a sense of
what ideas are one the progressive side,
the Democratic side in order ultimately to be effective in the political world.
- John Podesta

 

Realistically, I think we are not prepared to go home
until we do get more teachers and lower class sizes.
- John Podesta

There are people who kind of gravitate towards running
politics based on new ideas and issues,
and that was what the secret was for Clinton.
- John Podesta

If medicine was practiced in 1965 the way it's practiced today,
there's no question that prescriptions would have been included in Medicare.
- John Podesta

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I think that what we've been able to do is put together
both a good group of scholars and analysts and people
who aggressively want to make the case to the American public.
- John Podesta

So I think in those circumstances, there's some potential
that you could see a big pendulum swing like 1994,
which people you thought weren't vulnerable all of
the sudden get in trouble.
- John Podesta

If that's your definition of the Clinton faction,
then I think that that seems to be in ascendancy.
That might include a guy like John Edwards,
who's just starting this new center in Chapel Hill
to deal with issues of poverty and work.
- John Podesta

If you ask the people who are professional political analysts,
they would say that the way redistricting has worked,
that the Republicans have something of a lock on the
House until a redistricting occurs after 2010,
particularly as a result of what DeLay did in Texas.
- John Podesta

In fact, I think that Governor Clinton,
when he was running, and President Clinton,
when he was serving, actually governed with a wide
range of advisors and a perspective that blended the
best of ideas from the center and the left.
- John Podesta

That doesn't necessarily mean they have to have an
explicit proposal that they put forward that all Democrats sign up to,
but I think they need to throw some ideas out that,
at least directionally, point the way forward.
- John Podesta

So I think it's important to communicate with the people
in terms of what the real facts are on these proposals
and try to have a discussion and a dialogue that gives people information.
I think they're hungry for that rather than just political rhetoric.
- John Podesta

I think if you look at yesterday's New York Times poll,
particularly when you judge Democrats in Congress versus
the Republicans in Congress,
people put a little more faith, or even a little more
than a little more faith in the Democrats in Congress.
- John Podesta

Marriage, ultimately, is the practice of
becoming passionate friends.
- Harville Hendrix

One's philosophy is not best expressed in words;
it is expressed in the choices one makes...
and the choices we make
are ultimately our responsibility.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Life is a dangerous - ultimately fatal - endeavor,
so you may as well live it full out.
Chart your course, cast off the lines,
and boldly sail the seas of life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Ultimately we know deeply that the other side
of every fear is a freedom.
- Marilyn Ferguson

In the long run, we shape our lives, and we shape ourselves.
The process never ends until we die.
And the choices we make are ultimately our own responsibility.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

If you fear making anyone mad,
then you ultimately probe for
the lowest common denominator of human achievement.
- Jimmy Carter

Personal transformation can and does have global effects.
As we go, so goes the world, for the world is us.
The revolution that will save the world
is ultimately a personal one.
- Marianne Williamson

Real education must ultimately be limited to men who insist on knowing,
the rest is mere sheep-herding.
- Ezra Pound

Web users ultimately want to get at data quickly and easily.
They don't care as much about attractive sites and pretty design.
- Tim Berners-Lee

The only thing that ultimately matters is to eat an ice-cream cone,
play a slide trombone, plant a small tree,
good God, now you're free.
- Ray Manzarek

For behind all imperialism is ultimately the imperialistic individual,
just as behind all peace is ultimately the peaceful individual.
- Irving Babbitt

Pain is a difficult companion. There's no getting around that.
But, if pain is to be a companion, searching and discovering
your own best ways to travel with that pain
will lead you to the joy that you long to have.
They are your paths, your ways and while my experience
and the experiences of others may inspire you,
ultimately it will be the choices you discover
and make for yourself that lead you to certain joy
in the midst of your challenges.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

That lack of programmability is probably what ultimately will doom vi.
It can't extend its domain.
- Bill Joy

Although idea and form are ultimately paramount in my work,
so too are chance, accident, and rawness.
- Martin Puryear

Ultimately the Emmys are a popularity contest.
- William Devane

Racism is essentially natural, it's old fashioned it's
an evolutionary phase that we're going through.
Ultimately it wont exist.
- Michael Hutchence

All pain is per se and especially in excess,
destructive and ultimately fatal in its nature and effects.
- James Young Simpson

Many who resort to crime ultimately can't read or write.
- Wally Amos

As a fashion designer, I was always aware that I was not an artist,
because I was creating something that was made to be sold,
marketed, used, and ultimately discarded.
- Tom Ford

Ultimately in the end, it's the director's choice.
- Donnie Wahlberg

I've always felt that life is a novel,
and part of it is written for you, and part of it is written by you.
It's up to you to write the ending, ultimately.
- Lynn Johnston

I think that obstacles lead to growth and ultimately,
the most learning I've done in my life is between jobs.
- Anthony Michael Hall

A nation' s strength ultimately consists in what it can do on its own,
and not in what it can borrow from others.
- Indira Gandhi

Ultimately, the question of campaign contributions
will be decided by the public.
- Stephen Breyer

A lot of people in spiritual life use the awareness of difference,
and the spiritual glorification of difference,
as a justification to indulge in that which is ultimately unreal.
- Andrew Cohen

I believe Watergate shows that the system did work.
Particularly the Judiciary and the Congress,
and ultimately an independent prosecutor working in the Executive Branch.
- Bob Woodward

So ultimately, it's idealistic to think that artists
are able to step away from the power of the media and
the way it controls things,
and go on doing their own things.
- Thom Yorke

There are reasons for believing that the English increase will far surpass others,
and that the diffusion of the United States will ultimately
produce the general population of America.
- Ezra Stiles

Ultimately, literature is nothing but carpentry.
With both you are working with reality,
a material just as hard as wood.
- Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Opinion is ultimately determined by the feelings,
and not by the intellect.
- Herbert Spencer

Ultimately, America's answer to the intolerant man is diversity,
the very diversity which our heritage of religious freedom has inspired.
- Robert Kennedy

The idea is to have global standards.
There is so much travel that if you just had a regional standard,
it would probably ultimately have to be changed.
- Gijs de Vries

There is no private domain of a person's life that is not political,
and there is no political issue that is not ultimately personal.
- Charlotte Bunch

I do not know that any writer has supposed that on
this earth man will ultimately be able to live without food.
- Thomas Malthus

History proves abundantly that pure science,
undertaken without regard to applications to human needs,
is usually ultimately of direct benefit to mankind.
- Irving Langmuir

This crisis is not simply a more severe version of
the usual business cycle recession,
the typical downturn in which economies ultimately adjust and stabilize.
- Timothy Geithner

I think that ultimately I just have to be myself.
You know, I don't do anything that outlandish anyway.
- Julia Stiles

But in the end, music is ultimately an aural art,
pure and simple.
- Leo Ornstein

It's my own personal unconscious that ultimately creates
the novel's aesthetic facade.
- Manuel Puig

I ultimately have faith though, that good films will find their audience.
- Joshua Leonard

You can't pander to your audience.
You might in the short term, but ultimately you can't hoodwink them,
either.
- Peter Maxwell Davies

The purpose of population is not ultimately peopling earth.
It is to fill heaven.
- Graham Leonard

The goal of all inanimate objects is to resist man
and ultimately defeat him.
- Russell Baker

They can certainly expect to be very impressed with
the technical aspects of the show,
fooled and led up the garden path by the story and
ultimately have a jolly good laugh!
- Louise Jameson

That's the thing about the script, is that how these
people were affected by their decision,
and how it could ultimately kill them,
and I mean literally.
- Kevin Williamson

But ultimately it comes down to how the team performs on the day.
- Imran Khan

A writer may tell me that he thinks man will ultimately become an ostrich.
I cannot properly contradict him.
- Thomas Malthus

When you try to figure out what the religious right is,
it ultimately comes down either to one man,
Pat Robertson, or anyone who believes in a higher being
and wants their taxes cut.
- Ann Coulter

Sir Larry could be very strict and a disciplinarian,
too.
He had many faces; he wore many hats.
But, ultimately, he loved the theater and he loved actors.
- Derek Jacobi

The world ultimately is what we say it is.
- David Friedrich Strauss

What I've learned is that it's okay to take from heroes,
such as Debussy, but it has to be filtered through
my own personality so that ultimately it's me.
- William Kraft

So ultimately I am looking for a story that has some
value and is important and is entertaining.
- Chad Lowe

Acting allows me to explore new worlds,
to discover characters by delving into their lives,
and ultimately to become someone else entirely.
- Pierce Brosnan

Ultimately, there is no compromise.
Westerners will either retain their civilization,
including the right to insult and blaspheme,
or not.
- Daniel Pipes

It did remind me of something out of Greek mythology -
the richest king who gets everything he wants,
but ultimately his family has a curse on it from the Gods.
- Martin Scorsese

You can take the girl out of Texas but not the Texas
out of the girl and ultimately not the girl out of Texas.
- Janine Turner


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