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I was in the house when the house burned down

Robert L. Arthur, among others
"Say what you want about this Bush administration, one thing you cannot argue
with, they are ideologically consistent: free market economists, who don't bail
out private enterprise, the only exception of course, is when they do, in which
case they're not, and you're wrong. Same thing with torture: this government
DOES NOT TORTURE. Yes, they may flood your lungs with water in order to get you
to confess things, but it's not torture, in fact, if anything, shut up. And they
don't spy on Americans, except to listen in, or read e-mails, which
isn't...eavesdropping SHUT UP!"
- Jon Stewart

Nick: Who did the painting?
George: Some Greek with a mustache Martha attacked one night.
Nick: It's got a...
George: Quiet intensity?
Nick: Well, no, a...
George: Well then, a certain noisy relaxed quality maybe?
Nick: No, what I meant was...
George: How about a quietly noisy relaxed intensity?
-From "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?"