George Walker Bush Quotes

Alcohol began to compete with my energies – I’d lose focus.

It was just inebriating what Midland was all about then. (From a 1994 interview, as quoted in First Son, by Bill Minutaglio)

We’re concerned about AIDS inside our White House – make no mistake about it.

Either you are with us or against us.

I think the contracting business in government can help, not with quotas, but help meet a goal of ownership of small businesses, for example. The contracts need to be smaller, the agencies need to be, you know, need to recruit and to work hard to find people to bid on the state contracts. I think […]

If affirmative action means what I just described, what I’m for, then I’m for it.

The idea of putting subliminal messages into ads is ridiculous.

I would have said yes to abortion if only it was right. I mean, yeah, it’s right. Well, no it’s not right – that’s why I said no to it. (At a speech in South Carolina, February 14, 2000)