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Watergate

Total Quotes : 17
Over Keeping

Keeping his face clean over Watergate was one of Kissinger's biggest successes; so was his overall handling of the Yom Kippur War.

- Alistair Horne

Obstruction

An attempt is already underway to revise history - to leave the impression that the former president had nothing to do with Watergate. But there is no doubt about his obstruction of justice after the Watergate break-in.

- John J. Sirica

Going Sure

We're not going to have another Watergate in our lifetime. I'm sure.

- Bob Woodward

Play Study

Watergate provides a model case study of the interaction and powers of each of the branches of government. It also is a morality play with a sad and dramatic ending.

- Bob Woodward

Beginning Could

It would seem that the Watergate story from beginning to end could be used as a primer on the American political system.

- Bob Woodward

Like Seemed

The crusades of Vietnam and Watergate seemed like a good idea at the time, even a noble one, not only to the press but perhaps to a majority of Americans.

- Howard Fineman

American About

The great thing about Watergate is, is that the system worked. The American system worked. The press did its job. We did what we were supposed to do.

- Carl Bernstein

Work Impact

The Watergate reforms did work well for many years, and if improved and broadened, these reforms can have real and major impact on the system today.

- Elliot Richardson

Crisis Will

I hope you will respond to the crisis of confidence that Watergate has created by opening up your administration and reaching out to people in a more magnanimous spirit.

- Elliot Richardson

Society Flat

The official version of Watergate is as wrong as a Flat Earth Society pamphlet.

- G. Gordon Liddy

Scandal Were

The French were mystified about the Watergate scandal.

- Pierre Salinger

Play Role

Watergate was unique because it allowed the public to play its democratic role in expressing its outrage at the presidency. And as a result, for the first time in history a president resigned.

- Samuel Dash

Were Bodies

There were no dead bodies in Watergate.

- Monica Crowley

History Innocent

You must pursue this investigation of Watergate even if it leads to the president. I'm innocent. You've got to believe I'm innocent. If you don't, take my job.

- Richard M. Nixon

Myself About

It I talked about Watergate, I was described as struggling to free myself from the morass. If I did not talk about Watergate, I was accused of being out of touch with reality.

- Richard M. Nixon

Year Center

Watergate had become the center of the media's universe, and during the remaining year of my presidency the media tried to force everything else to revolve around it.

- Richard M. Nixon

Next Over

I sat next to Carl Bernstein throughout Watergate, and Woodward would come over, and they would argue everything out, so I was really tuned into what happened.

- Ronald Kessler