George W. Bush, 10/6/05:
Against such an enemy there is only one effective response: We will never back down, never give in and never accept anything less than complete victory.
CBS News, 8/30/04:
In an interview on NBC-TV’s “Today” show, Mr. Bush …suggested an all-out victory against terrorism might not be possible. Asked “Can we win?” Mr. Mr. Bush said, “I don’t think you can win it.”