40 Total Quotes

Dick Morris Quotes

(Bush) can get all the money he wants out of Congress 'cause of this disaster, the people will be solidly behind him, the media will cover it like crazy and he's gonna look like Santa Claus.
Dick Morris
#Congress

The Iraq War marked the beginning of the end of network news coverage. Viewers saw the juxtaposition of the embedded correspondents reporting the war as it was actually unfolding and the jaundiced, biased, negative coverage of these same events in the network newsrooms.
Dick Morris
#Beginning

It doesn't take a genius to know that it takes a woman to beat a woman, or a black to beat a black,
Dick Morris
#Genius

No candidate can win a presidential race advocating gay marriage and opposing the military action in Iraq.
Dick Morris
#Action #American Author

But what about the legal thing? You know, the legal thing? You know. Starr and perjury and all. Well, we just have to win, then.
Dick Morris
#Legal

When Dick first started going on television and saying those things, he used to call somebody here in the office and apologize in advance and just say, you know, `I've got to do this. It's the only way I can get on television.'
Dick Morris
#Office

The president has such mastery of all of the tools of disaster relief. It's a military effort, Congress appropriates whatever you want, he controls the executive branch, and this is something where Bush can just go ahead and do his thing and all the Democrats can do is sigh.
Dick Morris
#Congress

If Pirro comes on and says 'Look, I'm pro-choice, pro-gun control, pro-affirmative action, anti-crime, tough on terror. The only difference is that I want to be senator and I'll give it my full time...'
Dick Morris
#Action

The Democratic Party opposes tax cuts but it cannot say so publicly. Thus, it is forced to support the idea of lowering the tax burden but using class warfare rhetoric to dispute the allocation of the relief.
Dick Morris
#American Author

Hillary was seen wearing one of these gowns, a gold lace Moroccan dress that the king had given to her. None of these appears on the forms.
Dick Morris
#Gold

The last man to try to run for president advocating a tax increase was Walter Mondale. He lost 49 states in 1984, and the ""I'll raise your taxes"" reputation haunted him all the way to Minnesota last year, where he lost his 50th state in the Senate election.
Dick Morris
#Man

Is Bill Clinton serving as a lobbyist and public-relations guru to the government of Dubai? It sure looks like it.
Dick Morris
#Government

Idealism that makes no distinction between areas where our national interest lies and those from which it is remote does no good for America. The weariness of the post-Versailles, post-Korea, post-Vietnam eras is never far from the national mood.
Dick Morris
#Vietnam #Distinction

Democrats are not about to nominate anyone who backs the tax cut, and Americans are not going to elect anyone who favors a tax increase.
Dick Morris
#American Author

I didn't do what they said I did ... I may have done enough so that I don't know if I can prove my innocence.
Dick Morris
#Innocence

All she has to do is to say 'I'm enough like Hillary and my full-time is better than her part-time.'
Dick Morris
#Hillary Clinton

If, in addition to that, (Pirro) says 'I'm pro-choice, I'm for affirmative action, I'm for gun control, the only difference is I'll be there and you won't.' How does Hillary oppose that?
Dick Morris
#Hillary Clinton

The people who said this storm is going to hurt Bush's presidency are just wrong.
Dick Morris
#Presidency

Anybody who thinks that getting a communication from a voter in your district is spam that guy is pork. Roast pork unless he changes his point of view.
Dick Morris
#Point Of View

Judith Lieber, designer of expensive and easily recognizable evening bags, has said publicly that Hillary had three or four of her creations. The White House said Mrs. Clinton would disclose the bags. But they do not appear on any of the disclosure forms in the public record.
Dick Morris
#White House #Hillary Clinton

The choice is simple. Either you believe that Hillary did not receive any personal gifts or you believe that she did but isn't telling.
Dick Morris
#Hillary Clinton

I know, I know, ... Addicts fall off the wagon. This is an addiction just like drugs or alcohol and you just have to recognize it and fight it.
Dick Morris
#Drugs #Addiction #Alcohol And Alcoholism

[But now, in January 1998, the danger was greater -- and the stakes so much higher -- than they had ever been. Over the phone, Dick Morris suggested to the President there was a way out of his current dilemma.] Look, Bill, I think the American people will forgive you, ... Why don't you let me take a poll on this? We'll see what the mood is out there.
Dick Morris
#Dilemma

And I said, 'The one thing you've got to avoid is getting trapped like (former President Richard) Nixon into a rigid posture of denial because that gives you no flexibility, no room to maneuver and you get stuck, ... And presidents only get killed when they get stuck. But on the other hand, if you play this outside the foul lines and you really let it out, people are going to cut you slack on it.'
Dick Morris
#Denial #Flexibility