26 Total Quotes

Wolf Blitzer Quotes

Government workers get a bad rap. It's important to recognize them and what they do.
Wolf Blitzer
#Government

And in the interests of full disclosure, that NARAL ad did run here on CNN. But since NARAL yanked it, it's not running on this network, obviously, anymore. We are running the Progress for America ad defending John Roberts against such attacks. We should also note that NARAL had told us and other news organizations that its ad was running on Fox News Channel and we reported that, but a Fox spokesman tells us that NARAL never approached Fox to buy any airtime.
Wolf Blitzer
#CNN

Mr. President, haven't you been watching the news? Katrina hit New Orleans five days ago. The city is flooded. Many people are homeless, desperate for food and water. They're wondering why it's taking so long for the government to send help.
Wolf Blitzer
#News

It's like bringing viewers inside our control room and allowing them to move through all of that raw, incoming information with us,
Wolf Blitzer
#Control

Thirty years ago, we used to do MOSes -- man-on-the-street reactions -- for big stories. This isn't all that different,
Wolf Blitzer
#Man

The police were also ready with more formidable tools of intimidation. The office also assigned a veteran homicide prosecutor ... to oversee the investigation. All this activity sent a signal to Condit. If he didn't play ball, he might find himself called to testify before a grand jury under oath.
Wolf Blitzer
#Office

It is time for the United States, as the sole recognized intermediary, to consider more forceful action for peace. The rest of the world will welcome this leadership.
Wolf Blitzer
#Action

Novak, in an interview, said his sources had come to him with the information. `I didn't dig it out. It was given to me,' he said. `They thought it was significant, they gave me the name, and I used.'
Wolf Blitzer
#Information

There are smiles among the president's supporters,
Wolf Blitzer
#Smiles

In the Security Council, there is understanding that if Hans Blix ... were to be approached by the Iraqis that they need a little extra time for the civilian activities, the Security Council might give them a little bit extra time,
Wolf Blitzer
#Security

Why are you advertising so much of the U.S. intention and giving the Iraqis that potential advantage?
Wolf Blitzer
#Advertising

The committee found significant shortcomings in almost every aspect of the intelligence community's human intelligence collection efforts against Iraq's weapons of mass destruction activities. In particular, that the community had no sources collecting against weapons of mass destruction in Iraq after 1998. Most, if not all of these problems stem from the broken corporate culture and poor management, and it will not be solved by additional funding and personnel.
Wolf Blitzer
#Intelligence

Government workers get a bad rap,
Wolf Blitzer
#Government

This decision is based solely on our reaction to seeing the final film, not the controversy that erupted around a draft of the script.
Wolf Blitzer
#Controversy

[Physical evidence] doesn't mean specifically DNA evidence,
Wolf Blitzer
#DNA

I believe that [deposed Iraqi President] Saddam [Hussein] himself is orchestrating these attacks against U.S. troops. He was never captured of killed and this is his futile attempt to regain leadership of Iraq.
Wolf Blitzer
#Troops

[Throughout the Middle East, democracy is making] baby steps, ... Lebanon is still a problem.
Wolf Blitzer
#Democracy

And hovering over all of this is the threat of terror. There are people out there who hate us. They are plotting 24/7. These guys are patient and spend a large amount of time between attacks planning.
Wolf Blitzer
#Hate

Journalists are being targeted around the world. It's dangerous to be a war correspondent.
Wolf Blitzer
#War

Forty-three percent of the U.S. population believes there is too much freedom in the press. Twenty-two percent of the U.S. people believe government should censor newspapers.
Wolf Blitzer
#Freedom

You want to revise and amend those words, senator?
Wolf Blitzer
#Words

Of course. I mean, I was dead flat wrong. ... I'm on the Intelligence Committee, and as soon as we did our report on weapons of mass destruction, I realized that I had just been living off this information, this false information. And I went down to the floor of the Senate and I said, Look, I'm wrong. I would never vote for a war knowing what I know now.
Wolf Blitzer
#Intelligence

Everybody will watch this trial live on television.
Wolf Blitzer
#Television

So much is not being done for these people,
Wolf Blitzer
#People

Looks like a pretty serious race unfolding.
Wolf Blitzer
#American Journalist

We'll have to wait the old-fashioned way.
Wolf Blitzer
#American Journalist