"That's politics. That's how it works. It starts out with big promises and ends up with jackshit happening."
"When voters are looking for hope, they always go for the new guy. But when they're scared, they go for a wartime leader."
"If you don't like the road you're on, start paving another one."
"A man's strengths flow from the same well as his weaknesses."
"When I first started in this business my heroes were politicians and leaders. Then I met them."
"People forget what you say but they remember how you make them feel."
"Ye who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life."
“If you don’t love it in the store, you won’t wear it.”
“America is not a country where the small gesture gets noticed. We’re not a country like France where charm, something light and effervescent, can survive. We want everything you have and we want it as fast as you can turn it out.”
“It’s true for writers who hope to create something everlasting. They die a little getting it right.”