You can put lipstick on a hog, and it's still a pig.
1992 On Republicans'attempts to enhance their candidates. In Sunday Morning, CBS TV broadcast, 25 Oct.
I am delighted to be here with you this evening, because after listening to George Bush all these years, I figured you needed to know what a real Texas accent sounds like.Ann Richards
If you give us the chance, we can perform. After all, Ginger Rogers did everything that Fred Astaire did. She just did it backwards and in high heels** Keynote address, 1988 Democratic National ConventionAnn Richards
He was born on third base and thought he hit a triple. [about George Bush, Sr.]Ann Richards
Poor George, he can't help it — he was born with a silver foot in his mouth.Ann Richards
… we're going to tell how the cow ate the cabbage.Ann Richards