The brightest contemporary thinker, George W. Bush has contributed so many intellectual jewels that Jacob Weisberg has decided to compile them online, so all the world can enjoy them.
I can't resist to put some of them here for your intellectual delight:
"Those who enter the country illegally violate the law."
—Tucson, Ariz., Nov. 28, 2005
"I think we are welcomed. But it was not a peaceful welcome."
—Philadelphia, Dec. 12, 2005, on the reception of American forces in Iraq
"It's a time of sorrow and sadness when we lose a loss of life."—Washington, D.C., Dec. 21, 2004
"This notion that the United States is getting ready to attack Iran is simply ridiculous. And having said that, all options are on the table."—Brussels, Belgium, Feb. 22, 2005
"I believe that, as quickly as possible, young cows ought to be allowed to go across our border."
—Ottawa, Nov. 30, 2004
“Mr. Vice President, in all due respect, I’m not sure 80 percent of the people get the death tax. I know this: 100 percent will get it if I’m the president.”
— George W. Bush, St. Louis, Mo., October 18, 2000
And finally some insight on how he arrives to his impressive results:
"I'm also not very analytical. You know I don't spend a lot of time thinking about myself, about why I do things."—Aboard Air Force One, June 4, 2003
The full collection of wisdom is available at: