George H.W. Bush

1924 -

A Quote by George Herbert Walker Bush on congress and taxes

The Congress will push me to raise taxes and I'll say no, and they'll push, and I'll say no, and they'll push again. And I'll say to them, read my lips, no new taxes.

George H.W. Bush (1924 -)

Source: Speech accepting nomination as presidential candidate, Republican Convention, New Orleans 8/88

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A Quote by George Herbert Walker Bush on improvement and schools

Real improvement in our schools is not simply a matter of spending more, it is a matter of expecting more.

George H.W. Bush (1924 -)

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A Quote by George Herbert Walker Bush on agreement

I have opinions of my own - strong opinions - but I don't always agree with them.

George H.W. Bush (1924 -)

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A Quote by George Herbert Walker Bush on dogs, money, presidency, and study

Study hard, and you might grow up to be President. But let's face it: Even then, you'll never make as much money as your dog.

George H.W. Bush (1924 -)

Source: Speech, 1992, to graduates after learning Millie, his dog, made $889,176 in book royalties.

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A Quote by George Herbert Walker Bush on business, competition, nations, work, and world

American business can out-think, out-work, out-perform any nation in the world. But we can't beat the competition if we don't get in the ball game.

George H.W. Bush (1924 -)

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