Subject: Bushisms

Bushisms:

Amusing or amazing, unintended or unconventional, errors or misuse of words, phrases, pronunciation or vocabulary attributed to George W. Bush, 43rd President of the United States.

The thing that’s wrong with the French is that they don’t have a word for entrepreneur.

(1946 – ) 43rd U.S. president

I am surprised, frankly, at the amount of distrust that exists in this town, and I’m sorry it’s the case, and I’ll work hard to try to elevate it.

(1946 – ) 43rd U.S. president

John Thune has got a common-sense vision for good forest policy. I look forward to working with him in the United Nations Senate to preserve these national heritages.

(1946 – ) 43rd U.S. president

These are big achievements for this country, and the people of Bulgaria ought to be proud of the achievements that they have achieved.

(1946 – ) 43rd U.S. president

As you know, we don't have relationships with Iran. I mean, that's – ever since the late '70s, we have no contacts with them, and we've totally sanctioned them. In other words, there's no sanctions – you can't – we're out of sanctions.

(1946 – ) 43rd U.S. president

I'm looking forward to a good night's sleep on the soil of a friend.

(1946 – ) 43rd U.S. president

I also understand how tender the free enterprise system can be.

(1946 – ) 43rd U.S. president

I can assure you that, even though I won’t be sitting through every single moment of the seminars, nor will the vice president, we will look at the summaries.

(1946 – ) 43rd U.S. president

Your eminence, you're looking good.

(1946 – ) 43rd U.S. president

I'm honored to be here with the eternal general of the United States, mi amigo Alberto Gonzales.

(1946 – ) 43rd U.S. president

They have miscalculated me as a leader.

(1946 – ) 43rd U.S. president

My pro-life position is I believe there's life; it's not necessarily based in religion; I think there's a life there, therefore the notion of life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.

(1946 – ) 43rd U.S. president

I’m going to put people in my place, so when the history of this administration is written at least there’s an authoritarian voice saying exactly what happened.

(1946 – ) 43rd U.S. president

It’s important for young men and women who look at the Nebraska champs to understand that quality of life is more than just blocking shots.

(1946 – ) 43rd U.S. president

This is what I’m good at; I like meeting people, my fellow citizens, I like interfacing with them.

(1946 – ) 43rd U.S. president

I haven't had a chance to talk, but I'm confident we'll get a bill that I can live with if we don't.

(1946 – ) 43rd U.S. president

The best way to relieve families from time is to let them keep some of their own money.

(1946 – ) 43rd U.S. president

When I’m talking about… when I’m talking about myself, and when he’s talking about myself, all of us are talking about me.

(1946 – ) 43rd U.S. president

There's a lot of blowhards in the political process, you know, a lot of hot-air artists, people who have got something fancy to say.

(1946 – ) 43rd U.S. president

There's no cave deep enough for America, or dark enough to hide.

(1946 – ) 43rd U.S. president

… the person who runs FEMA is the first voice, often times, of someone whose life has been turned upside down hears from.

(1946 – ) 43rd U.S. president
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