''I know the human being and fish can coexist peacefully.''
—Presidential candidate George W. Bush, Saginaw, Mich., Sept. 29, 2000
''Brownie, you're doing a heck of a job.''
—President George W. Bush, to FEMA director Michael Brown, who resigned 10 days later amid criticism over his job performance, Mobile, Ala., Sept. 2, 2005
''I just want you to know that, when we talk about war, we're really talking about peace.''
—President George W. Bush, Washington, D.C. June 18, 2002
''You're working hard to put food on your family.''
—Presidential candidate George W. Bush, Nashua, N.H., Jan. 27, 2000