Yale Book of Quotations Top 10 Quotes [2017]

Historical Literary

* (1) ‘Sean Spicer, our press secretary, gave alternative facts.' Kellyanne Conway * (2) 'Alternative facts are not facts. They're falsehoods.' Chuck Todd * (3) 'I just fired the head of the FBI. He was crazy, a real nut job. I faced great pressure because of Russia. That's taken off.' Donald Trump * (4) 'With respect to any women who have made allegations on the record, Mr. Weinstein believes that all of these relationships were consensual.’ Sallie Hofmeister * (5) ‘Make our planet great again.' Emmanuel Macron * (6) 'We can’t have the inmates running the prison.' Houston Texans owner Bob McNair on the NFL Protests * (7) 'Yes.' Elizabeth Warren in response to Jake Tapper asking if the DNC primaries were rigged * (8) 'And the Academy Award ... for Best Picture ... La La Land.' Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway mistakenly reading the wrong winner for Best Picture * (9) 'It's a shame the White House has become an adult day care center.' Sen. Bob Corker * (10) ‘There is too much money in the world.’ Lawrence Luhring * Missing: Sallie Hofmeister (5) * Robert McNair (6) * Lawrence Luhring (10)

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Vote RankingList Ranking  

7

1

Sean Spicer

Politician

56.86% (29 of 51 votes)

8

1

Kellyanne Conway

Commentator

55.15% (321 of 582 votes)

4

2

Chuck Todd

Commentator

62.50% (5 of 8 votes)

5

3

Donald Trump

U.S. President

59.37% (6014 of 10129 votes)

10

4

Harvey Weinstein

Entrepreneur

50.80% (1296 of 2551 votes)

9

5

Emmanuel Macron

World Leader

53.77% (114 of 212 votes)

12

6

Bob McNair

Sports Executive

0% (0 of 1 votes)

3

7

Jake Tapper

Commentator

73.91% (17 of 23 votes)

6

7

Elizabeth Warren

U.S. Senator

57.50% (207 of 360 votes)

2

8

Warren Beatty

Actor

75.00% (3 of 4 votes)

11

8

Faye Dunaway

Actress

50.0% (2 of 4 votes)

1

9

Bob Corker

U.S. Senator

100% (1 of 1 votes)