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William Weld

American lawyer, former governor of Massacheusetts, former Assistant Attorney General and U.S. District attorney. A registered Republican, Weld in most ways has acted like a Democrat, especially in promoting the gay political agenda, supporting interventionist government programs, politically defending Bill Clinton during his scandals and impeachment proceedings, and easing restrictions on drugs and abortion.

The best preparation for work is not thinking about work, talking about work or studying for work. It is work.

from a speech, quoted in Reader's Digest magazine, Sept. 2001
... more than fifty cents on the dollar in our public school system in the United States is spent on Administration. If you know of a private industry that spends more than fifty cents on the dollar on administration and is still making a profit, I would like to know what it is.

Jun. 21, 2000 - from a speech to the New York Citizens Union Foundation
You can lead the House to order, but you canít make it think.