I've forgotten more about national security than George W. Bush will ever learn.
Speaking at the 2004 Jefferson-Jackson Day Dinner, Richmond, Virginia — as reported by CNN (7 February 2004)]
Nothing could be a more serious violation of public trust than to consciously make a war based on false claims.Wesley Clark
War creates its own intensity of hatred... You don't want to use force except as an absolute last resort.Wesley Clark
George W. Bush has helped those who have most, hurt those who have least and ignored everyone in between.Wesley Clark
Maybe it's because I've never been in politics, but I don't believe that America is run by politicians in Washington. I believe it's run by people like us, in places like this.Wesley Clark
If Karl Rove is watching today, Karl, I want you to hear me loud and clear: I am going to provide tax cuts to ease the burdens for 31 million American families — and lift hundreds of thousands of children out of poverty — by raising the taxes on 0.1 percent of families — those who make more than $1,000,000 a year. You don't have to read my lips, I'm saying it. And if that makes me an 'old-style' Democrat, then I accept that label with pride and I dare you to come after me for it.Wesley Clark
I have grown up with guns all my life, but people who like assault weapons they should join the United States Army, we have them.Wesley Clark