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There is no question that I would be the better president. But as for the campaign, are Americans ready for a general election in which both major party candidates are ADD? Quite frankly, it could provide an opening for a third party candidate, maybe someone backed by the evil Koch brothers. -- Joe Biden
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She [Justice Sandra Day O'Connor], unlike, Judge Bork, did not think that being on the court would be an "intellectual feast," to quote Judge [Robert Heron] Bork. -- Joe Biden
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In my heart, I'm confident I could make a good president. -- Joe Biden
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Here at home, when Americans were standing in long lines to give blood after the attack on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, we squandered an obvious opportunity to make service a noble cause again, and rekindle an American spirit of community. -- Joe Biden
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Hillary Clinton is as qualified or more qualified than I am to be vice president of the United States of America. Quite frankly, it might have been a better pick than me.
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Our future cannot depend on the government alone. The ultimate solutions lie in the attitudes and the actions of the American people. -- Joe Biden
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I think it is very possible he [Donald Trump] could be nominated and depending on how this all plays out, I would take him seriously in terms of being able to win because he's appealing to a very, very - he's appealing to fear. -- Joe Biden
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In presidential campaign I released a 65-page file from the Syracuse University College of Law that showed poor grades, back in college, also. If I were plagiarizing consistently, my grades would have been better. -- Joe Biden
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I also acknowledge that prejudice runs very deep in our society. And, in the real world, discrimination rears its ugly head in the shadows, where it's very difficult to root it out. -- Joe Biden
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When my first semester grades came out, my mom and dad told me I wouldn't be playing football. -- Joe Biden
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We didn't crumble after 9/11. We didn't falter after the Boston Marathon. But we're America. Americans will never, ever stand down. We endure. We overcome. We own the finish line. -- Joe Biden
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We don't have to reinvent the wheel, just go back to what it was in terms of how corporations acted in terms of their collective responsibility just 20 years ago. -- Joe Biden
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El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras have all agreed to send additional consular officers from Guatemala, from Honduras, from El Salvador, send them to the U.S. border so that we can more quickly and humanely identify unaccompanied children and process their individual removal. -- Joe Biden
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I believe the American people have a genuine and justifiable fear of government intrusion in what they instinctively know is going to be an ever more intrusive world. -- Joe Biden
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The number one job facing the middle class, and it happens to be, as Barack says, a three-letter word: jobs. J-O-B-S. -- Joe Biden
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Look, John's last-minute economic plan does nothing to tackle the number-one job facing the middle class, and it happens to be, as Barack says, a three-letter word: jobs. J-O-B-S, jobs. -- Joe Biden
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It's why we oppose Citizens United from that right-wing Supreme Court. In 2012, I also said the Tea Party "acted like terrorists" and called a donut shop manager in Milwaukee who wanted lower taxes a "smartass." And I said the number one issue is a three-letter word, J-O-B-S." I'm proud of who I am. -- Joe Biden
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An abusive relationship is worse than being in prison. I mean literally, not figuratively. -- Joe Biden
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I have a really close relationship with Mike Bloomberg. -- Joe Biden
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Romania can be a linchpin in delivering gas to its neighbors and even become an energy exporter for its neighbors across Central and Eastern Europe. -- Joe Biden
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Life is a matter of really tough choices. -- Joe Biden
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Justice Sandra Day O'Connor decisions reflect, in my view, that our society has worked very hard to improve the workaday world, to open doors to workers confronted by powerful employers and for women facing harassment and stereotypes. -- Joe Biden
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I'm prepared as a matter of faith to accept that life begins at the moment of conception. But that is my judgment. For me to impose that judgment on everyone else who is equally and maybe even more devout than I am seems to me is inappropriate in a pluralistic society. -- Joe Biden
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Nothing we're going to do is going to fundamentally alter or eliminate the possibility of another mass shooting ... -- Joe Biden
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We're close friends - the American people, the Israeli people, our governments. There's absolutely no daylight - none - between us and the Israelis on the question of Israel's security. -- Joe Biden
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The Recovery Act is working, but it's going to continue to work. It's not over. A lot's going to happen this summer. And even after the summer, there's more to come with the act. -- Joe Biden
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No one ever doubts that I mean what I say. The problem is I sometimes say all that I mean. -- Joe Biden
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I must express protest against continually increasing the debt without taking positive steps to slow its growth. -- Joe Biden
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Let me tell you what I literally told every world leader I've met with, and I've met them all: It's never, never, never been a good bet to bet against America. We have the finest fighting force in the world. -- Joe Biden
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This is a big f ... ing deal! -- Joe Biden
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His mom lived in Long Island for ten years or so. God rest her soul. And- although, she's- wait- your mom's still- your mom's still alive. Your dad passed. God bless her soul.
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President Clinton bankrupted Chrysler so that Italians could buy it to ship jobs overseas to China. -- Joe Biden
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Partitioning Iraq is inevitable, as shown by history. -- Joe Biden
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I've known and continue to know every one of these major world leaders by their first names, and I have access to them. -- Joe Biden
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Donald Trump is appealing to, that whole expression, everybody who asked me, why is Trump able to win in those 16 people? There's a whole expression. In the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is king. I'm not very good at prognosticating but I would not be surprised if he's the nominee. -- Joe Biden
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The Qataris have cut off support for the most extreme elements of terrorist organizations. -- Joe Biden
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Look, guys, no matter what a girl does, no matter how she's dressed, no matter how much she's had to drink, it's never, never, never, never, never OK to touch her without her consent. This doesn't make you a man. It makes you a coward. -- Joe Biden
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Stop talking about how you care about people. Show me something. Show me a policy. Show me a policy where you take responsibility. -- Joe Biden
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All you need is a double barrel -- Joe Biden
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Given a fair shot, given a fair chance, Americans have never, ever, ever, ever let their country down. Never. Never. Ordinary people like us. Who do extraordinary things. -- Joe Biden
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The average voter out there understands that the next president is going to have to be prepared to immediately step in without hesitation and end our involvement in Iraq. It's very difficult to figure out how to move on to broader foreign policy concerns without fixing Iraq first. -- Joe Biden
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Plan B is if Hillary [Clinton] is indicted. Then, even if I missed the deadlines for the first couple of primaries, I'll be there to rescue the party. All bets are off. -- Joe Biden
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There's only one person in this race who will be there, who's always been there for you, and that's Hillary Clinton's life story. -- Joe Biden
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I agree with Donna Brazile who said about Benghazi: "We got to preven dis from hapinin agen. " -- Joe Biden
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There is a middle class in America for only one reason: organized labor. If not for organized labor, where would you find a job where you had some sense that you had a shot of leaving behind something better than you inherited?. -- Joe Biden
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Anybody who pretends that how you read the 10th and 11th Amendment doesn't have a fundamental impact on the things we care about is kidding themselves. They're either uninformed or they're kidding themselves. -- Joe Biden
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I have no doubt that Russia will and should remain a major source of energy supplies for Europe and the world. -- Joe Biden
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Not that I've always agreed with what she said - far from it - but Justice Sandra Day O'Connor has been properly lauded, in my view, as a judge who approached her duties with open-mindedness and with a sensitivity that affects her decisions would have on everyday, ordinary people. -- Joe Biden
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I'd be lying if I said that I knew I was there. I'm being completely honest. Nobody has a right in my view to seek Presidents office unless they are willing to give it 110 percent of who they are. -- Joe Biden
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We're approaching being able to do a billion billion calculations per second, and that's the - that's the objective of our national labs. We're still not there. But with hundreds of millions of calculations per second. -- Joe Biden
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I am a Zionist. You don't have to be a Jew to be a Zionist. -- Joe Biden
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Guess what, the cheerleaders in college are the best athletes in college. You think, I'm joking, they're almost all gymnasts, the stuff they do on hard wood, it blows my mind. -- Joe Biden
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The president has a big stick. -- Joe Biden
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Nowhere is it written that there must be conflict between the United States and China. -- Joe Biden
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One of my roles as vice president is to - is to be an interlocutor with the Senate and the House because everybody up there knows I respect them and I enjoy it. And I have a lot of good friends on both sides of the aisle up there. -- Joe Biden
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The United States, to state the obvious, is greatly concerned by the startling number of unaccompanied minors that - children and teenagers who are making a very perilous journey through Central America to reach the United States. -- Joe Biden
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Success will come when the societal attitude changes and not a single woman in America asks herself the question 'What did I do?'. -- Joe Biden
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I acknowledge these are very tough jobs a judge has in determining whether or not there is an openness that is required under the Constitution. -- Joe Biden
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Would Colonel [Bernie] Sanders honeymoon in the Soviet Union? -- Joe Biden
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There's no political point worth my son's life. -- Joe Biden
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The one place that David is equal to Goliath is in the Supreme Court. -- Joe Biden
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(On Barack Obama) I mean, you got the first mainstream African-American who is articulate and bright and clean and a nice-looking guy. I mean, that's a storybook, man. -- Joe Biden
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We must rekindle the fire of idealism in our society, for nothing suffocates the promise of America more than unbounded cynicism and indifference. -- Joe Biden
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There's less than one percent of the population of Iowa that is African American. There is probably less than four of five percent that are minorities. What is in Washington? So look, it goes back to what you start off with, what you're dealing with. -- Joe Biden
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Other than being crazy enough to press a button, there is nothing that Putin can do militarily to fundamentally alter American interests. -- Joe Biden
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My Dad sold automobiles as a general manager of a General Motors automobile dealership. He was a job creator. Everyone of those cars he sold he created a job for somebody on the assembly line. -- Joe Biden
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The point being we used to have a system that wasn't as rigged in how the tax structure functioned. The president [Barack Obama] and I have been trying to get rid of some of these loopholes for some time. Look, we have to change the corporate culture. -- Joe Biden
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In the good old days when I was a senator, I was my own man. -- Joe Biden
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There's no reason the nation of Africa cannot and should not join the ranks of the world's most prosperous nations in the near term, in the decades ahead. There is simply no reason. -- Joe Biden
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I don't think any man or woman should run for president unless, number one, they know exactly why they would want to be president, and two, they can look at folks out there and say, 'I promise you have my whole heart, my whole soul, my energy, and my passion. -- Joe Biden
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We take care of those who are grieving, and when that's finished, they should know: We will follow them to the gates of hell until they are brought to justice. Because hell is where they will reside. Hell is where they will reside, -- Joe Biden
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The Chinese have figured out that they have a giant environmental problem. Folks in Beijing, some days, literally can't breathe. Over a million Chinese die prematurely every year because of air pollution. -- Joe Biden
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On the way back from Mumbai to go meet with President Xi in China, I stopped in Singapore to meet with a guy named Lee Kuan Yew, who most foreign policy experts around the world say is the wisest man in the Orient. -- Joe Biden
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America's experience, like many others, teaches us that fostering entrepreneurship is not just about crafting the right economic policy or developing the best educated curricula. It's about creating an entire climate in which innovation and ideas flourish. -- Joe Biden
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I believe the measure of a man isn't just the road he's traveled; it's the choices he's made along the way. -- Joe Biden
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And don't any of you, by the way, any of you guys vote Republican. I'm not supposed to say, this isn't political. ... don't come to me if you do! You're on your own, Jack! -- Joe Biden
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America's leaders have to find a way to work together, rise to the challenge, and come up with solutions as bold and visionary as the people of this nation. -- Joe Biden
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Most Americans think there's already universal background checks. They don't understand why there wouldn't be a background check to purchase a weapon. -- Joe Biden
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I am absolutely comfortable with the fact that men marrying men, women marrying women, and heterosexual men and women marrying another are entitled to the same exact rights, all the civil rights, all the civil liberties. And quite frankly, I don't see much of a distinction beyond that. -- Joe Biden
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Look folks, we know who built this country and we know who is going to rebuild it. It's you. Instead of vilifying you, we should be thanking you. We owe you. -- Joe Biden
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This Republican Kevin McCarthy makes Hillary [Clinton] the victim. -- Joe Biden
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We Americans think, in every country in transition, there's a Thomas Jefferson hiding behind some rock or a James Madison beyond one sand dune. -- Joe Biden
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When violence against women is no longer societally accepted, no longer kept secret; when everyone understands that even one case is too many. That's when it will change. -- Joe Biden
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I was angry. I was kind of looking for a fight. I didn't want to talk to you guys in the press, because initially, understandably, all they wanted to talk to me about was, you know, what does it feel like? -- Joe Biden
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Look, freedom is an overwhelming American notion. The idea that we want to see the world, the peoples of the world free is something that all of us subscribe to. -- Joe Biden
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I've been calling for more troops for over two years, along with John McCain and others subsequent to my saying that. -- Joe Biden
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This is a big fucking deal!" --Joe Biden, caught on an open mic congratulating President Barack Obama during the health care signing ceremony, Washington, D.C., March 23, 2010 -- Joe Biden
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Let's just be smart this time. I'm looking for smart. -- Joe Biden
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Don't be intimidated by power, wealth or station, character alone makes all the difference. -- Joe Biden
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The White House isn't the place to learn how to deal with international crisis, the balance of power, war and peace, and the economic future of the next generation. -- Joe Biden
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Every Republican's voted for it. Look at what they value and look at their budget and what they're proposing. Romney wants to let the - he said in the first 100 days he's going to let the big banks once again write their own rules - unchain Wall Street. They're gonna put y'all back in chains. -- Joe Biden
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One of the reasons to pick the cancer effort is to demonstrate to people that there's not much beyond our capacity. It will take time, but if we focus, if we narrow down where the bottle necks are and we move, there's never been a problem we can't solve. -- Joe Biden
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If we do everything right, if we do it with absolute certainty, there's still a 30% chance we're going to get it wrong. -- Joe Biden
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I wouldn't go anywhere in confined spaces now. When one person sneezes it goes all the way through the aircraft. That's me. I would not be, at this point, if they had another way of transportation, suggesting they ride the subway. -- Joe Biden
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When the stock market crashed, Franklin Roosevelt got on the television and didn't just talk about the princes of greed. He said, 'Look, here's what happened. -- Joe Biden
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Every other country where there's absolute chaos now, what is it? They're pluralistic without consensus. Look at almost every single country, from Syria, to Iraq, to Iran, Ukraine, no matter where it is. I just think it is totally counter to our tradition. -- Joe Biden
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No one making less than $250,000 under Barack Obama's plan will see one single penny of their tax raised, whether it's their capital gains tax, their income tax, investment tax, any tax. -- Joe Biden
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A diplomatic solution that puts significant and verifiable constraints on Iran's nuclear program represents the best and most sustainable chance to ensure that America, Israel, the entire Middle East will never be menaced by a nuclear-armed Iran. -- Joe Biden
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What's four years in our long American history? Remember when I asked that wheelchair-bound politician to "stand up." It turns me off when people say Donald Trump is authentic. Just because he says "Mexican rapists." What about me? I am the real deal. -- Joe Biden
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People everywhere in the world are hungry for economic opportunity. And it's about a lot more than being able to make money. -- Joe Biden
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I should start with an apology to Rudy Giuliani. I said every sentence Rudy utters has a noun, a verb, and 9/11 in it. I was wrong. He called me to tell me after Pat Robertson's endorsement, there's an Amen in every sentence he says too. -- Joe Biden
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My father used to have an expression. He'd say, 'Joey, a job is about a lot more than a paycheck. It's about your dignity. It's about respect. It's about your place in your community.' -- Joe Biden
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I got tested for AIDS. I know Barack got tested for AIDS. There's no shame in being tested for AIDS. It's an important thing. -- Joe Biden
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Millionaires are just as patriotic as poor people. The very wealthy are just as noble and patriotic as the middle class. But nothing has been asked of them in this horrendous recession. And it's time we just ask. -- Joe Biden
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To start to look more focused on the good that's been done and can be done. -- Joe Biden
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I know why we're strong. I know why we have held together; I know why we are united: it's because there's always been a growing middle class. -- Joe Biden
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I have an expression I use as I've gone around the world through my career: 'You never tell another man or woman what's in their interest. They know their interest better than you know their interest.' -- Joe Biden
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During the 60's, I was, in fact, very concerned about the civil rights movement. -- Joe Biden
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Anyone who's traveled with me to Afghanistan knows why I love this book: 'War,' by Sebastian Junger. -- Joe Biden
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You never make fun of anybody with a club foot or a withered arm, but it's open season on anybody who stutters. -- Joe Biden
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I ran for the Senate six times. And one of the things I know about Senate races off years and on races, and on years, the same as governor's races, is it's all local. It all gets down to what the specific issues in that - in that district or that state is. -- Joe Biden
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A lot of people criticized me for speaking out, not long ago, about gay marriage. I could not remain silent any longer. It's the civil rights of our day. It's the issue of our day. -- Joe Biden
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ISIS is not an existential threat to something happening to someone in the United States of America. It's a serious problem overseas, but it's confusing and frightening. -- Joe Biden
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There's only three things he mentions in a sentence
a noun, a verb, and 9/11. -- Joe Biden
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I never had an interest in being a mayor 'cause that's a real job. You have to produce. That's why I was able to be a senator for 36 years. -- Joe Biden
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There's never been A day in the last four years I've been proud to be his Vice President. Not a single day. -- Joe Biden
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Putin sought to destabilize Ukraine's economy. -- Joe Biden
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I always kid the president in different circumstances. Mr. President, a country's never going to be more optimistic than the president. -- Joe Biden
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Arafat's departure has created an awesome opportunity. -- Joe Biden
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I support immediate financial assistance to the newly elected Palestinian president. Now, I don't know what those numbers will be, and I don't know how it's going to be framed. -- Joe Biden
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The American public's a lot more sophisticated than we all give them credit for. And on complicated issues, I'm going to give them straight answers. And if it takes more than three minutes, I'm going to do it. -- Joe Biden
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If you do politics the right way, I believe, you can actually make people's lives better. And integrity is the minimum ante to get into the game. -- Joe Biden
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I'm not big on flak jackets and tie-dyed shirts. You know, that's not me. -- Joe Biden
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It's presumptuous to say you know how somebody feels. -- Joe Biden
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We have to make sure that not only we [politicians] actually focus on, but the entire nation knows we're focusing on, growth and competition within the United States of America and compete internationally. I don't know anywhere where it's written that we have to be number two. -- Joe Biden
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There's one advantage in having been around as long as I have. Everybody in the Senate knows me, and - I'm going to say something presumptuous, to repeat myself - I think most respect me. -- Joe Biden
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Now, people when I say that look at me and say, 'What are you talking about, Joe? You're telling me we have to go spend money to keep from going bankrupt?'. The answer is yes, that's what I'm telling you. -- Joe Biden
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America's commitment to collective defense under Article 5 of NATO is a sacred obligation in our view - a sacred obligation not just for now, but for all time. -- Joe Biden
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Unions did in fact build the middle class. And here's what that did. That built the United States of America as we know it. -- Joe Biden
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You know, my Grandpop Finnegan used to have an expression: he used to say, 'Joey, the guy in Olyphant's out of work, it's an economic slowdown. When your brother-in-law's out of work, it's a recession. When you're out of work, it's a depression.' -- Joe Biden
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It's a problem that we [USA] think the Iranians are backing Hezbollah; the Iranians are backing terrorist activity in many parts of that region. -- Joe Biden
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Global energy security is a vital part of America's national security. -- Joe Biden
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You should be attacking the carbon emissions, period, and whether it's cap-and-trade or carbon tax or whatever, that's the realm in which we should be playing. -- Joe Biden
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And since our country's founding, we've tried to keep government's heavy hand out of our personal lives, while ensuring that we do the most important thing, which is to protect those who cannot protect themselves. -- Joe Biden
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Judge [Samuel Alito], there's a genuine struggle going on well beyond you, well beyond the Congress, in America about how to read the Constitution. -- Joe Biden
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There used to be an old bad joke. I hope it's not so much a good joke anymore. 'Everybody's from Scranton; no one's in Scranton.' -- Joe Biden
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The change we need is fixing this broken economy from the bottom up.. not tax breaks for the wealthy and huge corporations that ship U.S. jobs overseas. We need to focus on defeating al Qaeda and the Taliban and restoring America's standing in the world.. not an unending commitment in Iraq. -- Joe Biden
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Social Security's not the hard one to solve. Medicare, that is the gorilla in the room, and you've got to put all of it on the table. -- Joe Biden
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It's a simple proposition to us: Everyone is entitled to adequate medical health care. If you call that a 'redistribution of income'
well, so be it. I don't call it that. I call it just being fair
giving the middle class taxpayers an even break that the wealthy have been getting. -- Joe Biden
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No nation should stoke instability in its neighbor's country. -- Joe Biden
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US worse off than before Saddam because US lost credibility. -- Joe Biden
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In this world, emotion has become suspect - the accepted style is smooth, antiseptic and passionless. -- Joe Biden
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Make sure of two things: Be careful
microphones are always hot, and understand that in Washington, DC, a gaffe is when you tell the truth. So, be careful. -- Joe Biden
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People are suspect because they believe your ideology blinds you to equal application of the law, and the facts, -- Joe Biden
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You know you're a success when you look at your kids and realize they turned out better than you. -- Joe Biden
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One role of government is to go where venture capital won't. -- Joe Biden
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In Romania, American forces have found a devoted NATO ally. -- Joe Biden
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War should always be the absolute last resort. -- Joe Biden
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Most liberals think of civil liberties as their Achilles heel. It isn't. -- Joe Biden
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Don't listen to the cynics. They were wrong about my generation and they were wrong about yours. -- Joe Biden
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If you go back and look at the history of Supreme Court fights from the very beginning there is a corresponding interest, and and the intent of the interest of the Senate with, as it relates to the probability that the next appointee would alter the balance in the court. -- Joe Biden
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Well, we're [USA] not looking for an ally; what we're looking for is a stable, democratic government that is not beholden to anyone in the region and is able to be secure within its own borders and have its own policy. -- Joe Biden
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You are twice as likely to be struck by lightning as you around to be affected by a terrorist event in the United States. -- Joe Biden
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My mother believed and my father believed that if I wanted to be president of the United States, I could be, I could be Vice President! -- Joe Biden
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I worked at an all-black swimming pool in the east side of Wilmington, I was involved in what the Negroes, I mean, blacks were thinking, what they were feeling. -- Joe Biden
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Gonna Be One Of The Great Achievements Of This Administration -- Joe Biden
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I've been a strong supporter of public financing my whole career. I'm the first guy to introduce a public financing bill to the United States Senate in 1973. -- Joe Biden
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It is unfortunate we were put in the position where the Republicans made it clear they were ready to let everything fall unless they got these tax cuts . -- Joe Biden
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You can go back 500 years. You cannot find a more audacious plan. -- Joe Biden
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You should not run for president because tactically you can win. The questions you have to ask are why you're running for president and what will you do when you are president. You shouldn't run until you know the answers to those questions. -- Joe Biden
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Everyone thinks because we love cars and our dad was in the business, we love the mechanical end of cars. -- Joe Biden
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We are America, second to none, and we own the finish line. Don't forget it. -- Joe Biden
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How I Learned to Love the New World Order -- Joe Biden
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I had a great deal of trouble focusing. My two - I had three children, and the two that survived - boys - were very badly injured. I did my job. I didn't miss the votes. I showed up. But I just could hardly wait to get home. -- Joe Biden
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Barack Obama is probably the most exciting candidate that either the Democratic or Republican party has produced at least since I've been around. He's fresh, he's new, he's insightful. -- Joe Biden
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A man I'm proud to call my friend. A man who will be the next President of the United States - Barack America! -- Joe Biden
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The Middle East is hopeful. There's hope there. -- Joe Biden
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We are working to deploy a powerful new radar network with American early warning systems, -- Joe Biden
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Folks, I can tell you I've known eight presidents, three of them intimately.
Joe Biden, Aug. 22, 2012 -- Joe Biden
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I wish I had been more mature. I wish I had handled the immediate aftermath of the accident involving my family better. -- Joe Biden
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This is absolutely bizarre that we continue to subsidize highways beyond the gasoline tax, airlines, and we don't subsidize, we don't want to subsidize a national rail system that has environmental impact. -- Joe Biden
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There will come a day, I promise you, when the thought of your son, or daughter, or your wife or your husband, brings a smile to your lips before it brings a tear to your eye. It will happen. My prayer for you is that day will come sooner than later. -- Joe Biden
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The truth of the matter is there is significant debate among judicial scholars today as to whether or not we've gone off on the wrong path with regard to Supreme Court decisions. -- Joe Biden
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You've all seen over the last eight years what President Obama means to this country. He is the embodiment of honor, resolve, and character - one of the finest presidents we have ever had. -- Joe Biden
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When I said clean, I meant he [Barack Obama] was bright. Like when [Donald] Trump said about Carly [Fiorina], "face" he meant "persona." -- Joe Biden
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The Constitution provides for one democratic moment, Judge, before a lifetime of judicial independence, when the people of the United States are entitled to know as much as we can about the person that we're about to entrust with safeguarding our future and the future of our kids. -- Joe Biden
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I'm joking, I'm joking. Best decision I ever made. -- Joe Biden
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My recollection is - and I'd have to confirm this - but I don't recall paying any money to go to law school. -- Joe Biden
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We see ... a future where no one-no one-is forced to live in the shadows of intolerance. -- Joe Biden
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You know, the eleven million people living in the shadows, I believe, they're already American citizens ... These people are just waiting, waiting for a chance to contribute fully. And by that standard alone eleven million undocumented aliens are already Americans in my view. -- Joe Biden
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My rights are not derived from any government. My rights are not denied by any majority. My rights are because I exist. -- Joe Biden
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Candor generates trust. Trust is the basis on which real change, constructive change, is made. -- Joe Biden
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I kept trying to tell people that just because I was young didn't mean I could speak for all young people. -- Joe Biden
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It's overwhelmingly in the self-interest of the United States of America to have a secure, democratic friend, a strategic partner like Israel. -- Joe Biden
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Al Gore invented the Internet. -- Joe Biden
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The next person that tells me I'm not religious, I'm going to shove my rosary beads up their ass. -- Joe Biden
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I used to say to my late wife, 'I have great faith in the American people.' -- Joe Biden
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My great grandfather, Raj, was from Punjab, India. My grandmother graduated Rajasthan University. -- Joe Biden
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I did not grope the wife of Defense Secretary Ashton Carter or the daughter of Sen. Christopher Coons. I don't put drugs in drinks or give drinks to underage females. And all those photos about me inappropriately touching girls, they are blown-up. -- Joe Biden
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No one doubts that innocent men, women and children have been the victims of chemical weapons attacks in Syria. And there's no doubt who is responsible for this heinous use of chemical weapons in Syria: the Syrian regime. -- Joe Biden
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I once said, "You cannot go to a 7-Eleven or a Dunkin' Donuts unless you have a slight Indian accent." When Bobby Jindal entered the Republican campaign, my comment should have been covered again, more prominently. I mean, Jindal is not Native American, he's a real Indian. -- Joe Biden
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No Ordinary American Cares About Their Constitutional Rights -- Joe Biden
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Some of my best friends are Jewish contributors to the Democratic Party. -- Joe Biden
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The worst thing we can do as a nation is taking the easy way out. If you start opening up offshore drilling, then you are buying time and you are not addressing the fundamental problem with fossil fuels. -- Joe Biden
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Al Qaeda is almost all in Pakistan, and Pakistan has nuclear weapons. And yet for every dollar we're spending in Pakistan, we're spending $30 in Afghanistan. Does that make strategic sense? -- Joe Biden
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We're going to be OK because of the American people. They have more grit, determination and courage than you can imagine. -- Joe Biden
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Banning guns is an idea whose time has come. -- Joe Biden
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You're looking at a middle-class guy. I am who I am. -- Joe Biden
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The United States supports a strong, united Ukraine with productive and peaceful relationships with both the East and the West, with both Russia and Europe. -- Joe Biden
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Think about the decade after Iraq, not just the day after. -- Joe Biden
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There arent any jobs left in America except for the good kind ... Blow Jobs. -- Joe Biden
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I know I'm not supposed to like muscle cars, but I like muscle cars. -- Joe Biden
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There's good reason to be excited. You have the first woman running who is qualified, and a very attractive African-American who has demonstrated crossover appeal. I got involved in politics 40 years ago during the civil rights movement, so yes, it's an exciting thing. -- Joe Biden
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In the middle of a recession, where we're just climbing out of it, where the economy -unemployment is still at 9.7 percent, the idea of raising taxes and reducing spending is a prescription for disaster. -- Joe Biden
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If I can invent a phrase then this Democrat [Bernie] Sanders takes her [Hillary Clinton] off the hook on the emails. Could there still be an FBI indictment? Probably not. -- Joe Biden
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The truth is, my dad was a great driver. I mean, he could handle an automobile. He loved speed. He used to joke that his one regret was he didn't join the volunteer fire service so he could drive the ambulance. -- Joe Biden
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Abe Foxman has been a friend and advisor of mine for a long time. -- Joe Biden
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No nation should threaten its neighbors by massing troops along the border. -- Joe Biden
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As my family and I have worked through the grieving process, I've said all along ... that it may very well be that that process, by the time we get through, it, closes the window on mounting a realistic campaign for president that it might close. -- Joe Biden
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I can die a happy man never having been president of the United States of America. But it doesn't mean I won't run. -- Joe Biden
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Apologized for saying Barack Obama was clean and articulate. -- Joe Biden
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The more people learn about them (Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton) and how they handle the pressure, the more their support will evaporate. -- Joe Biden
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Mark my words. It will not be six months before the world tests Barack Obama like they did John Kennedy, -- Joe Biden
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I did not know at the time, but what I did at that swimming pool [on the east side of Wilmington] paved the way for Barack Obama. -- Joe Biden
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Everyone working 40 hrs a week should have a shot at a decent life. -- Joe Biden
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We have a Bill of Rights, we have trial by jury. We have a notion that you are - you're innocent until you're proven guilty. We have all these things. -- Joe Biden
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If I hear one more Republican tell me about balancing the budget, I am going to strangle them. -- Joe Biden
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I graduated from the University of Delaware with a double major in history and political science. -- Joe Biden
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Saudi Arabia has allowed training on its soil of American forces. -- Joe Biden
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To me this is the first principle of life, the foundational principle, and a lesson you can't learn at the foot of any wise man: Get up! The art of living is simply getting up after you've been knocked down. -- Joe Biden
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Except for the title 'father,' there is no title, including 'vice president,' that I am more proud to wear than that of United States senator. -- Joe Biden
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If you're in a confined aircraft; when one person sneezes, it goes all the way through the aircraft. -- Joe Biden
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There is no inherent power in the office of the vice presidency. Zero. None. It's all a reflection of your relationship with the president. I mean, Kennedy never let Johnson in the office. -- Joe Biden
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Since when do corporations not have responsibility to the community? Since when to the not have responsibility to their employees? -- Joe Biden
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I didn't make a political speech outside of my state for 20 years. And I just focused almost exclusively on my initiatives for national crime legislation, foreign policy issues ... -- Joe Biden
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I've been really, really fortunate. -- Joe Biden
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You've got to reach a hand of friendship across the aisle and across philosophies in this country. -- Joe Biden
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Don't tell me what you value, show me your budget, and I'll tell you what you value. -- Joe Biden
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Two million felons have tried to buy a gun and, because of the background check, have been denied. -- Joe Biden
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Matter of fact, the way we got a path, a great friend, Arlen Specter, I convinced him to switch parties. Not a joke. Not a joke. He was the deciding vote. -- Joe Biden
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It is my view that we cannot conduct foreign policy at the extremes. -- Joe Biden
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I've been waiting over 40 years to come to Cyprus, and it has not disappointed - the birthplace of Aphrodite, the Crossroads of Civilization, and, I might add, a genuine strategic partner to the United States of America. -- Joe Biden
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The only thing I know is I ain't changing my brand. I know what I believe. I'm confident in what I know. And I'm gonna say it. And if folks like it, wonderful. If they don't like it, I understand. -- Joe Biden
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People took the word "clean" out of context. My mother had an expression: "clean as a whistle, sharp as a tack." I inherited her originality. -- Joe Biden
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Justice [Sandra Day] O'Connor also brought balance to our highest court; most recently, as been repeated many times, when she cautioned about how war doesn't give a blank check. -- Joe Biden
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The American people have not become heartless. -- Joe Biden
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Based on my own experiences, I made sure, and I'm proud of this, that the Common Core curriculum is hard on plagiarizers. -- Joe Biden
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It should be heart-breaking to every American that we have a frontrunner in the presidential race that suggests there will be a religious test for anybody who wishes to come to our shores. -- Joe Biden
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You get a lawyer whether you're in a military tribunal or whether you're in a federal court, number one. The attorney general decided that the court with the biggest - with the greatest venue, with the best jurisdiction was the New York court. That was the right decision to make. -- Joe Biden
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I have never touched Hillary [Clinton] inappropriately. -- Joe Biden
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The Iraqis have become invested in their nationhood. -- Joe Biden
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Foreign policy is like human relations, only people know less about each other. -- Joe Biden
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It is no secret that I believe my son, Attorney General Beau Biden would make a great United States Senator - just as I believe he has been a great Attorney General. But Beau has made it clear from the moment he entered public life, that any office he sought, he would earn on his own. -- Joe Biden
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There's a lot of revisionist history that goes on these days about Iraq. -- Joe Biden
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People should not be in a position where their children have access to weapons and ammunition. -- Joe Biden
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We [US government] have no fundamental disagreement with the Saudis - I mean, excuse me, with the Iraqis any more than we do with the Arab League, which we happen to support the position they're taking. -- Joe Biden
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I always wonder when it was that I was embraced. -- Joe Biden
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My dad used to have an expression - 'It is the lucky person who gets up in the morning, puts both feet on the floor, knows what they are about to do, and thinks it still matters.' -- Joe Biden
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Mike Dukakis? He's the salt of the earth. -- Joe Biden
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We need to aggressively take on radical Islamic terrorism but not at the expense of our American values. -- Joe Biden
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I exaggerate when I'm angry, but I've never gone around telling people things that aren't true about me. -- Joe Biden
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I think it is manmade. I think it's clearly manmade. If you don't understand what the cause is, it's virtually impossible to come up with a solution. We know what the cause is. The cause is manmade. That's the cause. That's why the polar icecap is melting. -- Joe Biden
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I've been saying for the last nine years, our power comes as much from - our respect in the world comes as much from the exercise of our power as it does from the power of our principles. -- Joe Biden
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Well, I thought the deal was, when you went to work for the government you weren't supposed to make money! -- Joe Biden
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Failure at some point in your life is inevitable, but giving up is unforgivable. -- Joe Biden
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It is true that the vast majority of gun deaths in America are not the consequence of the use of an 'assault weapon.' But that begs the question of whether assault weapons have any real utility either in terms of any sporting or self protection needs. -- Joe Biden
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Putin sought to keep Ukraine weak through corruption. -- Joe Biden
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The greatest gift is the ability to forget - to forget the bad things and focus on the good. -- Joe Biden
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Income inequity has to be addressed. -- Joe Biden
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The senate is a place filled with goodwill and good intentions, and if the road to hell is paved with them, then it's a pretty good detour.
Hubert Humphrey, as quoted by Biden, p. 134 -- Joe Biden
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You turn on the television, it's like, "Woah is me! God almighty, we're awful." We are so down and out we are - name me a country in the world, name me one leader anywhere in the world who wouldn't trade places in a heartbeat. We by far, we're going to own the 21st century. -- Joe Biden
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Well, I was 29 years old when I came to the United States Senate, and I have learned a lot. -- Joe Biden
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As a matter of fact, I didn't make a political speech outside of my state for 20 years. -- Joe Biden
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The American people are so much stronger, so much more resolved than any enemy can fully understand. -- Joe Biden
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We misread the Fifth Amendment [of Constitution] and have been misreading it for the past three decades. -- Joe Biden
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Justice Sandra Day O'Connor brought critical qualities to the high court that not everybody thinks are qualities - I happen to think they are - her pragmatism and her state craft. -- Joe Biden
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I didn't deserve to be president just based on the Richter scale of 'Was I tough enough and did I understand the process?' -- Joe Biden
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The truth is I don't regret it. It was the right decision [not run for president] for my family, and the right decision for me. -- Joe Biden
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I guess every single word I've ever said is going to be dissected now. -- Joe Biden
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Now that I'm not running, I can appear on Fox. Let the cabinet members do the low-ratings shows on MSNBC. -- Joe Biden
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Senator John Stennis:
The civil rights movement did more to free the white man that the black man ... It freed my soul. -- Joe Biden
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I do not believe that we have a right to tell other people, women, that they can't control their bodies. -- Joe Biden
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It(Boston Bombings) was worth it to hear you(survivor speakers) speak. -- Joe Biden
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To be an ally is a formal military alliance. And we have a formal military alliance in NATO. But we are partners with other countries all across the world. And they're - they will be a partner. -- Joe Biden
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I consider myself to be as informed on American foreign policy as anyone in America. -- Joe Biden
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The effects of climate change are real and must be acted on. -- Joe Biden
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You cannot give the vice president the authority to declassify specific information and then turn around and say he can just give carte blanche to an assistant of his to declassify whatever he wants. -- Joe Biden
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The devastating punch we took on September 11th still reverberates throughout American society. -- Joe Biden
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Every single great idea that has marked the 21st century, the 20th century and the 19th century has required government vision and government incentive. -- Joe Biden
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But I was amazed at how organized the Palestinian election authority was, how competent they were in setting up their polling places and the poll workers they had. -- Joe Biden
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I was kind of secretly hoping one of my kids would go out and make a million bucks. So when they put me in a home, at least I'll have a window with a view. -- Joe Biden
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You never say to a president for certain you wouldn't do anything, but I have no - look at me now - I have no desire to sit on the Supreme Court, none. It would be a great honor , but I have no desire, any more than George Mitchell did. -- Joe Biden
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We were never motorheads. We knew fast cars. We knew how to siphon gas - me - charge the battery when it was down. But never hot-wired a car. -- Joe Biden
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Thus, in setting an American agenda for a New World Order, we must begin with a profound alteration in traditional thought. -- Joe Biden
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The conservatives could sneer about "social engineering" if they wanted, but I thought that most people believed as I did that government should embody our best hopes and lend a hand to people who were struggling. -- Joe Biden
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If I don't run for president, we'll all be OK. -- Joe Biden
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Resist the temptation to ascribe motive, because you really don't know - and it gets in the way of being able to reach a consensus on things that matter to you and to many other people. -- Joe Biden
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What I was saying is that Israel cannot count on the United States. -- Joe Biden
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You want to know whether we're better off? I've got a little bumper sticker for you: Osama bin Laden is dead and General Motors is alive. Osama bin Laden is dead and General Motors is alive! Osama bin Laden is dead and General Motors is alive! -- Joe Biden
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A gaffe in Washington is someone telling the truth, and telling the truth has never hurt me. -- Joe Biden
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No foreign policy can be sustained in the United States of America without the informed consent of the American people. And informed means just that, successes and failure, a realistic assessment of where we are and what the president plans to do about it. -- Joe Biden
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When you go to your local police officer, your police chief in the town you live in, big or small, he will tell you the vast majority of the weapons recovered at a crime scene are either stolen weapons, and/or they have been 'lost' or stolen. -- Joe Biden
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I'd rather be at home making love to my wife while my children are asleep. -- Joe Biden
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My dad always said, 'Champ, the measure of a man is not how often he is knocked down, but how quickly he gets up.' -- Joe Biden
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Wealthy people understand we're one America, and we do best when we're all together. -- Joe Biden
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You're president, if you conclude my judgment is not the right judgment, I abide by that, but I want an opportunity to have an input. -- Joe Biden
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The moral disapprobation of society has an impact on behavior in societies. -- Joe Biden
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For 70 years there's been a consensus among scholars and the American people on a reading to the Constitution that protects the right of privacy, the autonomy of individuals, while at the same time empowering the federal government to protect the less powerful. -- Joe Biden
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Wealthy people are just as patriotic as poor people, I honest to God believe that. -- Joe Biden
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Prime Minister Netanyahu has, as Minister Livni knows, has been my friend for over 30 years. We drive each other crazy. But he has truly been a personal friend for well over 30 years. He acknowledged this. -- Joe Biden
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If we wait for the danger to become clear, it could be too late. -- Joe Biden
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Corruption is a cancer: a cancer that eats away at a citizen's faith in democracy, diminishes the instinct for innovation and creativity; already-tight national budgets, crowding out important national investments. It wastes the talent of entire generations. It scares away investments and jobs. -- Joe Biden
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I have 'Parents' magazine in my home. -- Joe Biden
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I travel a lot on foreign policy, as you know. I'm in Europe a lot. I travelled over a million miles as vice president. They didn't do stimulus. Look where they are. Come on. I mean, this is like, I just get so frustrated. Like come on. -- Joe Biden
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Remember, no one decides who they're going to vote for based on the vice president. I mean that literally. -- Joe Biden
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The 21st century is going to be the American century. Because we lead not only by the example of our power, but by the power of our example. That is the history of the journey of America. -- Joe Biden
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You know we're going to control the insurance companies. -- Joe Biden
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If you need more than 10 rounds to hunt, and some argue they hunt with that many rounds, you shouldn't be hunting. If you can't get the deer in 3 shots, you shouldn't be hunting. You are an embarrassment. -- Joe Biden
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I didn't play soccer; I played that other football in grade school through college. -- Joe Biden
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I used to stutter really badly. Everybody thinks it's funny. And it's not funny. It's not. -- Joe Biden
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Everyone plagiarizes me. Ever since I wrote my autobiography. -- Joe Biden
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You cannot go to a 7-11 or Dunkin Donuts unless you have a slight Indian Accent. -- Joe Biden
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No fundamental social change occurs merely because government acts. It's because civil society, the conscience of a country, begins to rise up and demand - demand - demand change. -- Joe Biden
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Hilary Clinton might have been a better pick than me. -- Joe Biden
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In Delaware, the largest growth in population is Indian-Americans moving from India. You cannot go to a 7-11 or a Dunkin' Donuts unless you have a slight Indian accent. I'm not joking. -- Joe Biden
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Quite frankly, Russian aggression in Ukraine and its illegal occupation of Crimea remind us that we still have a good deal more work to do to guarantee the strategic vision of a Europe whole, free and at peace. -- Joe Biden
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I know the polling data shows people have a negative view but if you listen to everything out there, you think, my God. We're in such deep trouble. We created more jobs than every other industrial country in the world combined. -- Joe Biden
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I have never left another senator out to dry. Never. -- Joe Biden
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I would be surprised if Donald Trump got elected. -- Joe Biden
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For any young democracy, the most difficult but important step is burying the legacy of tyranny and establishing an economy and a government and institutions that abide by the rule of law. Every country faces challenges to the rule of law, including my own. -- Joe Biden
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Fighting corruption is not just good governance. It's self-defense. It's patriotism. -- Joe Biden
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Folks, you're the reason that the automobile industry is back. Whether it was the wage freezes, the plant closures, folks, you sacrificed to keep your companies open. Because of your productivity, the combined auto companies have committed to invest another $23 billion in expansion in America. -- Joe Biden
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Just talk to me as a father - not what the Constitution says. What do you feel? -- Joe Biden
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Well, you know, my shotgun will do better for you than your AR-15, because you want to keep someone away from your house, just fire the shotgun through the door. -- Joe Biden
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I am not a theologian, nor am I a priest or a minister, but I think building walls is fundamentally contrary to what made this country what it is. We're a pluralistic society in its functions. -- Joe Biden
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Corruption is just another form of tyranny. -- Joe Biden
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Don't hold against me that I don't own - that I don't own a single stock or bond. Don't hold it - I have no savings accounts. -- Joe Biden
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Reality has a way of intruding. Reality eventually intrudes on everything. -- Joe Biden
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The spread of nuclear weapons is the greatest threat facing the country-and I would argue facing humanity. -- Joe Biden
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It is the most vicious of all crimes - to be abused by someone you had a relationship with! Because then you blame yourself. -- Joe Biden
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I wasn't built to look the other way because the law demanded it. The law might be wrong. -- Joe Biden
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America doesn't have health insurance. -- Joe Biden
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I was not an activist. -- Joe Biden
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I don't say very much I don't really think through. I know that sounds inconsistent with Joe Biden. -- Joe Biden
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We are Boston. We are America. We respond. We endure. We overcome. And we own the finish line. -- Joe Biden
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It's easy being vice president - you don't have to do anything. -- Joe Biden
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When we wrote the Constitution, the intention was to give the commander in chief the authority how to use the forces when you authorize him to be able to use the forces. -- Joe Biden
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I would be honored to run with or against John McCain, because I think the country would be better off. -- Joe Biden
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And Bobby [Jindal] and I are both Catholics. -- Joe Biden
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I may be Irish, but I'm not stupid. -- Joe Biden
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In the 21st century, the countries that thrive will be the ones where citizens know their voices will be heard because the institutions are transparent. -- Joe Biden
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I was in sit-ins to desegregate restaurants and movie houses in the '60s. -- Joe Biden
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But all our differences hardly measure up to the values we all hold in common ... -- Joe Biden
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This [Judge Samuel Alito] may be one of the most significant or consequential nominations that the Senate will vote on since I've been here in the last three decades. -- Joe Biden
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John McCain is a personal friend, a great friend, and I would be honored to run with or against John McCain, because I think the country would be better off, be well off no matter who ... -- Joe Biden
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The Turks ... the Saudis, the Emiratis, etc. What were they doing? -- Joe Biden
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I think the only reason Clarence Thomas is on the court is because he is black -- Joe Biden
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They're just beginning to change - Drug companies. -- Joe Biden
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No public funding for abortion; it imposes a view. -- Joe Biden
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I love that Cadillac ATS! -- Joe Biden
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Innovation can only occur where you can breathe free. -- Joe Biden
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Vote for war allowed war only after all else failed. -- Joe Biden
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In my neighborhood, when you've got something to say to a guy, you look him in the eye and you say it to him. -- Joe Biden
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This nuclear option is ultimately an example of the arrogance of power. -- Joe Biden
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Transgender discrimination is the civil rights issue of our time -- Joe Biden
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One of the things I've never been accused of is not caring about people. -- Joe Biden
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I was first in my family to go to college. -- Joe Biden
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We don't want two-tier people in America. Those who are legal but not citizens, and citizens. -- Joe Biden
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Israel has no better friend than Joe Biden -- Joe Biden
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I promise you, the president has a big stick. I promise you. (April 26th 2012) -- Joe Biden
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I know what I believe, I know what I want to do, and I'm just comfortable saying it, and laying it out there. -- Joe Biden
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No matter how you cut it, this real debate on personal accounts is about the legitimacy of Social Security; it's not about the solvency of Social Security. -- Joe Biden
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