(Asked by John King about the political climate that existed in Washington at the time, and criticism of the Department of Justice under his management) Listen I don't expect an apology from men like Chuck Schumer, and I would put him and other individuals who were attacking me at the top of the list contributing to the low, low public perception of Congress, the integrity of Congress quite frankly.
I had devoted too much of my life to this utterly irrational game. I would chuck the whole thing and take to Strindberg for amusement.
He got used early to the adulation of a wide public and eventually decided that he could do without it; long before the end, fame had to chase him far harder than he chased it. But among his fellow practitioners his lustre was undimmed, unequalled. and unchallenged. ... Just as the astronauts riding up on their rockets all worshipped chuck Yeager, the jet pilot who never joined them in space because he flew too well with wings, so the media millionaires all knew that Cook was the unsurpassable precursor who had done it all before they did, and done it better.Peter Cook
Hell, chuck Yeager could do it in his sleep while on fire, I'm sure.james nicoll
This morning on Dartford station a guy I knew at primary school came up to me. He's got every record chuck Berry made. He is called Mick Jagger.keith richards
I learned more from chuck Berry about America than I could have from the U.S. Information Service in London.
If you tried to give rock and roll another name, you might call it chuck Berry.