If the President has a bully pulpit, then the First Lady has a white glove pulpit?more refined, restricted, ceremonial, but it's a pulpit all the same.
1988 In the NewYorkTimes,10 Mar.
I must say that acting was good training for the political life that lay ahead of us.Nancy Reagan
I don't intend for this to take on a political tone. I'm just here for the drugs.Nancy Reagan
A lot of what acting is, is paying attention.Nancy Reagan
I'm more aware if somebody is trying to end-run him and have their own agenda. I'm more aware of that than he is. It just never occurs to him that anybody's going to do that.Nancy Reagan
I am a big believer that you have to nourish any relationship. I am still very much a part of my friends' lives and they are very much a part of my life. A First Lady who does not have this source of strength and comfort can lose perspective and become isolated.Nancy Reagan
For eight years I was sleeping with the President, and if that doesn't give you special access, I don't know what does!Nancy Reagan