- Bill Clinton lied, but nobody died.
- John Kerry rally (October 11, 2004)
- Democracy is a form of government — it's not a ticket to some fantasy land where all evil is vanquished and everyone agrees with us.
- Speech, "Promoting Democracy: 14 Points for the 21st Century," Princeton University
- We can’t be playing with matches in the middle of oil fields.
- On the Daily Show with Jon Stewart.