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"Office of the Vice President... The Council on Competativeness." - Dan Quayle

"The office of the Vice-President is a greater honor than I ever dreamed of attaining." - Chester A Arthur

"There is no inherent power in the office of the vice presidency. Zero. None. It's all a reflection of your relationship with the president. I mean, Kennedy never let Johnson in the office." - Joe Biden

"The President, Vice President, and all civil Officers of the United States, shall be removed from Office on Impeachment for, and Conviction of, Treason, Bribery, or other high Crimes and Misdemeanors." - Constitution of the United States

"Shortly after taking office in 1993, President Bill Clinton and Vice President Al Gore called for a shift in American technology policy toward an expansion of public investments in partnerships with private industry." - Lewis M. Branscomb

"I respect the office of the president." - Jan Brewer

"Vice president: A spare tire on the automobile of government." - John Nance Garner

"The Vice-President is supreme boss of the Senate." - Sarah Palin

"From almost the first day they got into office, they (President Bush and Vice President Cheney) were trying to figure out how to get rid of Saddam Hussein. I'm not a psychiatrist - I don't know all of the reasons behind their concern, some might say their obsession." - Hillary Clinton

"I'm the only American alive or dead who presided unhappily over the removal of a vice president and a president." - Alexander Haig

"I'm from North Carolina, and I stand here humbled, honored, and proud to place in nomination for the office of vice-president of the United States of America, my friend and my senator from the great state of North Carolina: John Edwards." - Harvey Gantt

"Venezuela and its revolution will endure under the proven leadership of Vice President Maduro," - Sean Penn

"I would a great deal rather be anything, say professor of history, than vice president." - Theodore Roosevelt

"I have no intention of being vice president. I have said it clearly." - Marco Rubio

"I asked that I not be considered for vice president of the United States." - John Mccain

"I won vice president of my student body in high school. That doesn't mean anything." - Al Sharpton

"What does the vice president do?" - Sarah Palin

"No number, No Bubble Mr. Vice President" - Hans Rosling

"Elisabeth Hasselbeck could run for vice president." - Joy Behar

"People don't vote for vice president, they vote for president." - Susan Estrich

"I hereby resign this office of president of the United States." - Richard Nixon

"I hereby resign this office of president of the United States." - Richard M. Nixon

"No man who ever held the office of president would congratulate a friend on obtaining it." - John Adams

"Being president of a major public university is the most political nonpolitical office around." - Gordon Gee

"When President Kennedy took office, I was in the midst of my education." - Buzz Aldrin

"I want to re-establish the people's trust in the office of president." - Andrej Kiska

"Perhaps the cruelest thing ever said of Hubert Humphrey was that he had the soul of a vice president." - Susan Estrich

"We, Norton I, do hereby decree that the offices of President, Vice President, and Speaker of the House of Representatives are, from and after this date, abolished." - Emperor Norton

"We, Norton I, do hereby decree that the offices of President, Vice President, and Speaker of the House of Representatives are, from and after this date, abolished." - Joshua A Norton

"If I'm vice president of the United States and Donald Trump is president, we're going to put the safety and security of the American people first." - Mike Pence

"The role of the vice president is to break ties in the Senate and inquire daily into the health of the president." - John Mccain

"Libby was advised by the vice president of the United States that Wilson's wife worked at the CIA in the counterproliferation division. Libby understood that the vice president had learned this information from the CIA." - Patrick Fitzgerald

"I'm going to be a vice president very much like George Bush was. He proved to be a very effective vice president, perhaps the most effective we've had in a couple of hundred years." - Dan Quayle

"[President Truman] was free of the greatest vice in a leader, his ego never came between him and his job." - Dean Acheson

"Make sure you have a vice president in charge of your revolution, to engender ferment among your more conventional colleagues." - David Ogilvy

"One word sums up probably the responsibility of any vice-president, and that one word is 'to be prepared'." - Dan Quayle

"If Washington were President now, he would have to learn our ways or lose his next election. Only fools and theorists imagine that our society can be handled with gloves or long poles. One must make one's self a part of it. If virtue won't answer our purpose, we must use vice, or our opponents will put us out of office, and this was as true in Washington's day as it is now, and always will be." - Henry Adams

"I'm not running for Vice President, I'm not looking to be anyone's vice president, I want to be the president..." - Marco Rubio

"The president cannot escape from his office." - Dwight D Eisenhower

"My mother believed and my father believed that if I wanted to be president of the United States, I could be, I could be Vice President!" - Joe Biden

"When I mentioned about Adlai Stevenson, if he was vice president there would never have been an assassination of our beloved President Kennedy" - Jack Ruby

"I suppose the implication of that is the president and the vice president and myself and Colin Powell just fell off a turnip truck to take these jobs." - Donald Rumsfeld

"It's pretty hard to say no when a vice president-elect and a president-elect ask you to be part of the national team." - Christine Todd Whitman

"I was student council president in high school, and even in law school, I was vice-president of the student bar association." - Demetri Martin

"Americans were told repeatedly by President Bush and Vice President Cheney that Iraq had weapons of mass destruction. None were ever found." - John Olver

"My dad challenged every president from President [Dwight] Eisenhower and Vice President [Richard] Nixon to President [J.F] Kennedy, Vice President [Lindon] Johnson to President Johnson and Vice President [Hubert] Humphrey. It`s challenging the administrations to do the right thing." - Al Sharpton

"Constitutionally, gentlemen, you have the president, the vice president and the secretary of state, in that order, and should the president decide he wants to transfer the helm to the vice president, he will do so. As for now, I'm in control here, in the White House, pending the return of the vice president and in close touch with him. If something came up, I would check with him, of course." - Alexander Haig

"I took an oath of office to the Constitution, I didn't take an oath of office to my party or my president." - Chuck Hagel

"If the president and the Vice President dies who becomes President" "Thats easy Arnold Swartzanager" - Dan Gutman

"That's what torture does: it creates a miasma of unknowing, about as dangerous a situation in wartime as one can imagine. This hideous fate was made possible by an inexperienced president with a fundamentalist psyche and a paranoid and power-hungry vice-president who decided to embrace "the dark side" almost as soon as the second tower fell, and who is still trying to avenge Nixon. Until they are both gone from office, we are in grave danger the kind of danger that only torturers and fantasists and a security strategy based on coerced evidence can conjure up." - Andrew Sullivan

"Vice president-it has such a nice ring to it." - Geraldine Ferraro

"Being Vice President is difficult. Don't make it tougher." - Donald Rumsfeld

"Tim Kaine is an excellent choice for vice president." - Julian Castro

"Vice president - it has such a nice ring to it!" - Geraldine Ferraro

"I am not the President. Instead, I hold an even higher office, that of citizen of the United States." - Martin Sheen

"My Uncle, of course, would have been pleased to see someone with brown skin holding the office of president." - Alveda King

"He [William Henry Harrison] did not live long enough to prove his incapacity for the office of President." - William C Bryant

"Hillary Clinton is a very dishonest person, probably the most dishonest person ever to run for the office of president." - Hillary Clinton

"Every president, as he nears the end of his final term in office, thinks about his place in history." - Kathleen Troia Mcfarland

"The office of the president is the most powerful in the world. It is also, at times, the most powerless." - Mark Mckinnon

"President Bush should be indicted and should be driven out of office. He should be sent back home in Texas." - Bianca Jagger

"I don't think you need to run down someone's reputation in order to run for the office of president." - Jon Huntsman Jr

"Hillary Clinton is as qualified or more qualified than I am to be Vice President of the United States of America. Let's get that straight. She's a truly close personal friend. She is qualified to be President of the United States of America. She's easily qualified to be Vice President of the United States of America." - Joe Biden

"One of the oddities of this election is the man that [Donald] Trump chose as his vice-president, Mike Pence, is one of the Kochs' favourite politicians." - Jane Mayer

"The vice-president of an advertising agency is a bit of executive fungus that forms on a desk that has been exposed to conference." - Fred Allen

"If you are the wife of a governor or the wife of a vice president, I think you can be prepared for it." - Barbara Bush

"I don't doubt a number of those ballots, of those votes that were cast for me, probably were intended for Vice President Gore." - Pat Buchanan

"I was involved in a bunch of school activities - I was a cheerleader, I was on the chess team, I was vice president of my class." - Olivia Holt

"When he (Richard Nixon) took the oath of office, he pledged to be the president for 100% of the people, and I challenge the president to prove that he is being the president for 100% of the people." - Jackie Robinson

"The President has only 190 million bosses. The Vice President has 190 million and one." - Hubert Humphrey

"I happen to be a Republican President... ah... the Vice President." - Dan Quayle

"I don't know how many people run for vice president and president and lose both." - Bob Dole

"The President has only 190 million bosses. The Vice President has 190 million and one." - Hubert H Humphrey

"First Lady Michelle Obama has posted an exercise video of her beating up a punching bag. But don't worry, Vice President Biden is going to be OK." - Conan O'Brien

"[On Vice-President Henry A. Wallace:] Much of what Mr. Wallace calls his global thinking is, no matter how you slice it, still globaloney." - Clare Boothe Luce

"You will NOT make $60,000 a year right out of high school. You won't be a vice-president with a car phone until you earn both." - Bill Gates

"The average vice-president is a form of executive fungus that attaches itself to a desk. On a boat this growth would be called a barnacle." - Fred Allen

"Tonight, the daughter of an immigrant from Italy has been chosen to run for vice president in the new land my father came to love." - Geraldine Ferraro

"We now know that Mike Pence - Vice President-elect Mike Pence is going to be in charge of the transition replacing Chris Christie." - George Stephanopoulos

"Today was opening day for the new Congress in Washington. And Vice President Joe Biden swore in the new batch of White House fence jumpers." - David Letterman

"I was a good student, I was good at soccer, I was vice president of the student council, I was a pretty girl." - Evangeline Lilly

"Once there were two brothers: one ran away to sea, the other was elected Vice-President-and nothing was ever heard from either of them again." - Thomas R Marshall

"Except for the title 'father,' there is no title, including 'vice president,' that I am more proud to wear than that of United States senator." - Joe Biden

"Secretary of state is far superior to vice president, because it's involved in continuously solving problems and making policy and not being on standby." - Gloria Steinem

"How rude would I be, walking around and saying: 'Hello. I'm Eleanor Mondale. My father was vice president of the United States. Treat me differently." - Eleanor Mondale

"As his vice president for eight years, I learned more from Ronald Reagan than from anyone I encountered in all my years of public life." - George H W Bush

"How rude would I be, walking around and saying: 'Hello. I'm Eleanor Mondale. My father was vice president of the United States. Treat me differently.'" - Eleanor Mondale

"Two persons have been elected to the offices of President and Vice-President exclusively by the people of ONE SECTION of the country...A clearer case of foreign domination could not well be presented." - John Willis Ellis

"Anyone who thinks that the vice-president can take a position independent of the president of his administration simply has no knowledge of politics or government. You are his choice in a political marriage, and he expects your absolute loyalty." - Hubert Humphrey

"The vice president has two duties. One is to inquire daily as to the health of the president, and the other is to attend the funerals of third world dictators. And neither of those do I find an enjoyable exercise." - John Mccain

"Anyone who thinks that the vice-president can take a position independent of the president of his administration simply has no knowledge of politics or government. You are his choice in a political marriage, and he expects your absolute loyalty." - Hubert H Humphrey

"Dick Cheney and Al Gore have redefined the role of the vice president in the minds of the public. It should be a big job, beyond simply checking the health status of the president." - Chuck Todd

"I had unknowingly passed along false information. And five of the highest-ranking officials in the administration were involved in my doing so: Rove, Libby, the vice president, the president's chief of staff and the president himself." - Scott Mcclellan

"As Vice President one of the things I spend time on is the continuity of government; that's the main reason I'm here is a back up for the President if anything happens to him." - Dick Cheney

"One of the main reasons America should re-elect President Obama is that he is still committed to cooperation. He appointed Republican Secretaries of Defense, the Army and Transportation. He appointed a Vice President who ran against him in 2008." - William J Clinton

"You can know a person by the kind of desk he keeps. If the president of a company has a clean desk then it must be the executive vice president who is doing all the work." - Harold S Geneen

"You can know a person by the kind of desk he keeps. If the president of a company has a clean desk then it must be the executive vice president who is doing all the work." - Harold Geneen

"Impeach the President and the Vice President, they are traitors to America, and so are all of their supporters. Impeach! Anyone in congress who refuses to save our union from these traitors by doing nothing needs to be recalled." - Roseanne Barr

"Mr. Vice President, in all due respect, it is-I'm not sure 80 percent of the people get the death tax. I know this: 100 percent will get it if I'm the president." - George W Bush

"In terms of going into the West Wing, I will do whatever the president-elect and the vice president-elect - I worked with Mike Pence for 10 years - they believe is my best and highest use for them." - Kellyanne Conway

"When you are brought up in a zoo, you know what's going on in the monkey house. You see a couple of monkeys loose and one is President and one is Vice President, you know it's trouble. Monkeys make trouble." - Gore Vidal

"I'm not looking to be anyone's vice president. I looking to be the president of the United States. Or, I'll be a private citizen, there's nothing wrong with being a private citizen." - Marco Rubio

"Under the leadership of President Bush and Vice President Cheney, the United States has given up the moral high ground that we used to occupy as an international leader." - Marty Meehan

"I am not interested in being vice president of the United States. I've let the candidate know. If the candidate asks me to be vice president, the answer is I got to say yes. But he's not going to ask me." - Brian Williams

"I went from being a senator, a young senator, to being considered for vice president, running for president, being a vice presidential candidate, and becoming a national public figure. All of which fed a self-focus, an egotism, a narcissism that leads you to believe that you can do whatever you want." - John Edwards

"The office of president requires the constitution of an athlete, the patience of a mother, the endurance of an early Christian." - Harold Wilson

"The high office of the President has been used to foment a plot to destroy the American's freedom and before I leave office, I must inform the citizens of this plight." - John F Kennedy

"The president of the United States, whoever it is, deserves a certain level of reverence and respect just because of the office he holds." - Chris Matthews

"Today, I'm a candidate for the office of president of the United States of America. My kids can't believe I just said that." - Jon Huntsman Jr

"The insolence of office." - William Shakespeare

"No man who ever held the office of president would congratulate a friend on obtaining it. He will make one man ungrateful, and a hundred men his enemies, for every office he can bestow." - John Adams

"Hillary Clinton is as qualified or more qualified than I am to be Vice President of the United States of America. Let's get that straight. She's a truly close personal friend. She is qualified to be President of the United States of America. She's easily qualified to be Vice President of the United States of America. Quite frankly, it might have been a better pick than me. But she's first rate." - Joe Biden

"Since President Bush took office in 2001, this Congress has supported an agenda of democracy, freedom and expansion of rights for all peoples throughout the world." - Ginny Brown-Waite

"I'm okay with it now that Obama's in office. I'm kind of trusting of him. But President Ted Cruz? Where this is going would bother me." - Bill Maher

"I'm okay with it now that Obama's in office. I'm kind of trusting of him. But President Ted Cruz? Where this is going would bother me." - Bill Maher

"As a general matter, if the president wants to withdraw from a treaty, he simply gets to do that. And that's part of the powers of the office." - Benjamin Wittes

"Since President Bush took office in 2001, this Congress has supported an agenda of democracy, freedom and expansion of rights for all peoples throughout the world." - Ginny B. Waite

"There is only one post fit for you, and that is the office of perpetual president of the Heaven and Hell Amalgamation Society." - Thomas Carlyle

"Since President Bush took office in 2001, this Congress has supported an agenda of democracy, freedom and expansion of rights for all peoples throughout the world." - Ginny Brownwaite

"I personally believe that the office of the President of India is not to be sought. It is to be offered." - Pranab Mukherjee

"There should be no bitterness or hate where the sole thought is the welfare of the United States of America. No man can occupy the office of President without realizing that he is President of all the people." - Franklin D Roosevelt

"I cannot imagine a worse job than being president of these Untied States in these most trying of times. President Barack Obama has been under siege from every side for the entirety of his time in office." - Beth Broderick

"So far as Im concerned, Ronald Reagan was the best president. Nixon was the worst. Some of his policies were okay, but he disgraced the office." - Charles Krauthammer

"You really have to experience the feeling of being with the president in the Oval Office. ... It's a disease I came to call Ovalitis." - John The Apostle

"President Bush has unveiled his first campaign commercial, highlighting all of his accomplishes in office. That's why it's a 60-second spot." - Jay Leno

"You really have to experience the feeling of being with the president in the oval office... It's a disease I came to call Ovalitis." - John Dean

"The office of president is a bastardized thing, half royalty and half democracy that nobody knows whether to genuflect or spit." - Jimmy Breslin

"Anyone willing to do what is required to become president of the United States is thereby barred from taking that office. I'm only half joking" - Alan Greenspan

"As long as I'm president of the United States Iran will not get a nuclear weapon. I made that clear when I came into office." - Barack Obama

"President Obama will not be able to contain himself, and he will go after Mr. Trump every single chance he gets once Obama is out of office." - Sean Hannity

"I didn't run for student council president. I don't see myself in any way in elected office. I love policy. I'm not particularly fond of politics." - Condoleezza Rice

"On taking office in 2009, U.S. President Barack Obama put Israeli settlements at the center of U.S. policy in the Middle East." - Elliott Abrams

"So far as I'm concerned, Ronald Reagan was the best president. Nixon was the worst. Some of his policies were okay, but he disgraced the office." - Charles Krauthammer

"We stand a chance of getting a president who has probably killed more people before he gets into office than any president in the history of the United States." - Susan Sarandon

"Every president learns on the job because nobody`s really prepared for the kind of decisions that cross your desk every day. No one`s prepared for that. No vice president who has scended to the presidency has ever truly been ready for that. Certainly, no vice president who`s assumed the presidency in extremis, like Harry Truman, has been ready for that. But this Trump guy doesn`t seem to be ready for a career in government." - Charlie Pierce

"Democracy means that anyone can grow up to be president, and anyone who doesn't grow up can be vice president." - Johnny Carson

"You know rule one for the vice president is make sure you never upstage the president, right? It's rule one." - Ed Rendell

"Mission accomplished? The mission in Iraq, as laid out by President Bush and Vice President Cheney, has failed." - Robert Byrd

"In America, any boy can grow up to become president. Or, if he never grows up, vice president." - Pat Paulsen

"Before he [the President] enter on the Execution of his Office, he shall take the following Oath of Affirmation:-'I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will faithfully execute the Office of President of the United States, and will to the best of my Ability, preserve, protect, and defend the Constitution of the United States." - Constitution of the United States

"I think the Democrats have - we really have failed to be in rural America, in the sense of having our leaders spending time talking to folks in rural America. The president Barack Obama has been there, but other than the president and vice president, we have had not a whole lot of conversation in rural America." - Tom Vilsack

"Vice President Biden's surprising declaration of unqualified support for gay marriage seems to have forced President Obama into a public endorsement of a controversial social issue. It is difficult not to suspect that Biden's pronouncement aimed to give the president some political cover." - Robert Dallek

"When this president was sworn into office, he was handed a deficit of over a trillion dollars. Republicans were in control of Congress for much of the time that President George W. Bush was in office, and they didn't do a great job of controlling spending." - Jay Carney

"Joe Biden would probably be running a Denny's if he wasn't Vice President." - Bill Whittle

"I think that the vice president is a person reflecting a half-glass-full mentality." - George W Bush

"I'm the Vice-President. They know it, and they know that I know it." - Dan Quayle

"I deserved better than to be bullshitted by the vice president," - Dick Armey

"The typical presidential staff resents the vice-president even more than they do the first lady." - Dick Morris

"And Joe Biden, thank you for being the best Vice President I could ever hope for." - Barack Obama

"I'm not interested in Vice President. I'm hanging around Arizona. I'm running again for Sheriff." - Joe Arpaio



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