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"Mr. Arafat has failed as a leader."
GEORGE W. BUSH,
scolding Palestinian President Yasser Arafat for failing to stop attacks against Israel and forcing the resignation of Prime Minister Mahmoud Abbas

"The more time that has passed, the more I think it's unlikely that anything will be found."
HANS BLIX,
former chief U.N. weapons inspector, on Iraq's elusive weapons of mass destruction.

"The idea was to say things over the top so you could get the headlines."
ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER,
candidate for governor of California,...

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