I was wrong in not acting more decisively and more forthrightly in dealing with Watergate, particularly when it reached the stage of judicial proceedings and grew from a political scandal into a national tragedy. No words can describe the depth of my regret and pain at the anguish my mistakes over Watergate have caused the nation and the presidency, a nation I so deeply love, and an institution I so greatly respect. — a statement by Richard M. Nixon following a full, free, and absolute pardon from President Gearld R. Ford

  5 comments for “Quote of the Day

  1. September 9, 2018 at 4:59 AM

    Wow. I hadn’t seen this before. I agree with Carol’s comment. This current regime is an abomination.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. September 8, 2018 at 10:57 PM

    I was just saying the other day how Nixon was an honorable man in comparison to 45. These words prove it

    Liked by 1 person

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