But I looked at the series trying to decide which one best summed up the legacy of the man. There were three or four contenders, but I've decided on this one:
23. "There's a huge trust. I see it all the time when people come up to me and say, 'I don't want you to let me down again.' "The best part is that this was uttered before he actually became president. It was a warning... an unheeded warning. We can only blame ourselves (and maybe the Supreme Court) for giving him the opportunity to let us down again.
—Boston, Oct. 3, 2000