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Howard Dean Quotes


An American politician and physician from the U.S. state of Vermont.
(1948 - )

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As Commander in Chief of the United States Military, I will never send our sons and daughters and our brothers and sisters to die in a foreign land without telling the truth about why they're going there.
 

At every turn when there has been an imbalance of power, the truth questioned, or our beliefs and values distorted, the change required to restore our nation has always come from the bottom up from our people.
 

Every day it becomes clearer that this was the wrong war at the wrong time.
 

From a religious point of view, if God had thought homosexuality is a sin, he would not have created gay people.
 

Hypocrisy is a value that I think has been embraced by the Republican Party. We get lectured by people all day long about moral values by people who have their own moral shortcomings.
 

I don't care what you label me as long as you call me president.
 

I hate Republicans and everything they stand for.
 

I have my warts. I sometimes say things that get me in trouble. In other words, I lead with my heart and not my head. That's the only chance we have against George Bush.
 

I like John Kerry. I think he's intellectually curious and very thoughtful. I think he's deeply committed on issues like the environment. I think he's an internationalist, which I am.
 

I still want to be the candidate for guys with Confederate flags in their pickup trucks. We can't beat George Bush unless we appeal to a broad cross-section of Democrats.
 

I think most people... would be glad to pay the same taxes they paid when Bill Clinton was president, if only they could have the same economy they had when Bill Clinton was president.
 

I will use whatever position I have in order to root out hypocrisy. Democrats have strong moral values. Frankly, my moral values are offended by some of the things I hear on programs like "Rush Limbaugh," and we don't have to put up with that.
 

I'm a committed Christian. I worship in my own way. That's my business. That's not the business of the pharisees who are going to preach to me about what I do and then do something else.
 

I'm just deeply disappointed that once again we may have to settle for the lesser of two evils.
 

I've always been endorsed by the National Rifle Association.
 

I've waffled before. I'll waffle again.
 

John Ashcroft is not a patriot, John Ashcroft is a descendant of Joseph McCarthy.
 

Look, I'm not a perfect person. I have my warts. I sometimes say things that get me in trouble. I wear suits that are cheap. But I say what I think and I believe what I say, and I'm willing to say things that are not popular but ordinary people know are right.
 

Luckily, I'm a governor - so I get to tell you what I've already done not just what I'm going to do.
 

Not one Republican president has balanced the budget in 34 years. You can not trust republicans with your money.
 


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