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 Spiro Agnew - “I have often been accused of putting my foot in my mouth, but I will never put my hand in your pockets”
 Gary Agnew - “They took it to us and made us take penalties. The rest is history.”
 Spiro Agnew - “An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike”
 Gary Agnew - “Peter is a smart player. He can read the play and he doesn't have to run from one corner to the other. He always seems to be in good position. He's a guy who would rather pass than shoot. He's done exactly what I thought he would.”
 Jonathan Agnew - “This is the first time I rode on an elephant and I thoroughly enjoyed the safari.”
 Jonathan Agnew - “He didn't quite manage to get his leg over.' - about Ian Botham, though admittedly on the cricket pitch at the time”
 Spiro Agnew - “The American people should be made aware of the trend toward monopolization of the great public information vehicles and the concentration of more and more power over public opinion in fewer and fewer hands.”
 Spiro Agnew - “They have formed their own 4-H club - the hopeless, hysterical hypochondriacs of history.”
 Spiro Agnew - “All sport... is one of the few activities where young people can proceed along traditional avenues, where objectives are clear, where the desire to win is not only permissible, but encouraged.”
 Spiro Agnew - “Confronted with the choice, the American people would choose the policeman's truncheon over the anarchist's bomb.”
 Jonathan Agnew - “South Africa's bowling attack has been exposed as being toothless, and it certainly lacks a cutting edge.”
 Spiro Agnew - “Yippies, Hippies, Yahoos, Black Panthers, lions and tigers alike - I would swap the whole damn zoo for the kind of young Americans I saw in Vietnam.”
 Spiro T. Agnew - “An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike.”
 Spiro T. Agnew - “In the United States today, we have more than our share of the nattering nabobs of negativism.”
 Spiro T. Agnew - “Three things have been difficult to tame the oceans, fools and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans fools and women will take a little longer.”
 Spiro T. Agnew - “I agree with you that the name of Spiro Agnew is not a household name. I certainly hope that it will become one within the next couple of months.”
 Spiro T. Agnew - “Ultraliberalism today translates into a whimpering isolationism in foreign policy, a mulish obstructionism in domestic policy, and a pusillanimous pussyfooting on the critical issue of law and order.”
 Spiro T. Agnew - “A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.”
 Spiro T. Agnew - “Yippies, Hippies, Yahoos, Black Panthers, lions and tigers alike -- I would swap the whole damn zoo for the kind of young Americans I saw in Vietnam.”
 Spiro T. Agnew - “Some newspapers are fit only to line the bottom of bird cages.”
 Spiro T. Agnew - “A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.”
 Spiro T. Agnew - “The lessons of the past are ignored and obliterated in a contemporary antagonism known as the generation gap.”
 Spiro Theodore Agnew - “In the United States today, we have more than our share of nattering nabobs of negativism.”
 Spiro Theodore Agnew - “To one extent, if you've seen one city slum, you've seen them all.”