Barbara Bush Quote

The personal things should be left out of platforms at conventions.... You can argue yourself blue in the face, and you're not going to change each other's minds. It's a waste of your time and my time.


On the abortion debate, in which her stance was the opposite of her husband's, as quoted in TIME magazine (24 August 1992).

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The personal things should be left out of platforms at conventions.... You can argue yourself blue in the face, and you're not going to change each...

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The personal things should be left out of platforms at conventions.... You can argue yourself blue in the face, and you're not going to change each...

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The personal things should be left out of platforms at conventions.... You can argue yourself blue in the face, and you're not going to change each...

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The personal things should be left out of platforms at conventions.... You can argue yourself blue in the face, and you're not going to change each...