The top quotes in politics …
“I think it’s good for the president to be out playing golf.” — Former President George W. Bush defending Obama’s favorite pastime.
“That’s ’cause I’m scared of my wife.” — President Barack Obama on why he quit smoking.
“I will credit my father, he invented … green eggs and ham.” — Sen. Ted Cruz during very long remarks on the Senate floor.
“He can always just read the Obamacare bill itself, because I bet you no one else there … has actually read it.” — Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin suggesting some material for the senator.
“It’s been interesting, but it has also been a big waste of time.” — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on Cruz’s speech.
“It is obviously pretty innocuous, and quite frankly there is nothing there.” —Newark Mayor Cory Booker’s spokesman downplaying his tweets to an exotic dancer.
“She knows more than we do about everything.” — Former President Bill Clinton promoting Chelsea for president.