Quotation by Barbara Bush

Avoid this crowd like the plague. And if they quote you, make damn sure they heard you.
Barbara Bush (b. 1925), First Lady of the United States (1988-1992). As quoted in Newsweek magazine, p. 25 (November 30, 1992).

Her husband, President George Bush, having been defeated for re-election by Governor Bill Clinton, Bush was giving the incoming first lady, Hillary Rodham Clinton, a tour of the White House. They were surrounded by representatives of the news media, and Bush gave Clinton this advice.
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