In this great memoir, Vice President Cheney delivers "an unyielding portrait of American politics over nearly forty years and shares personal reflections on his role as one of the most steadfast and influential statesmen in the history of our country."
"Mary, I wanted to just take the opportunity to thank Rush and all those folks out there that joined in prayer for my quick and speedy recovery. It really means a lot when you go through that kind of process. For everybody there, I just want to say thanks for what they've made possible in my case -- and the other thing is, of course, you couldn't do it without family." -Vice President Cheney
"The book was just fabulous to work on and wonderful to work on with my dad. It was a labor of love. It's a special story because there's so much history in it, but it's also a book that talks about the side of him that doesn't always come out in the mainstream media the way we'd like." -Liz Cheney
"We've been talking this whole show about service and integrity and honor and trust and duty and country, and if there is anyone that represents that -- that epitomizes that -- more in public service today, it is one Richard B. Cheney." -Mary Matalin
"My wife Lynne -- and daughters Liz and Mary -- have been absolutely crucial to my recovery from this whole process, and I couldn’t have done it without them." -Vice President Cheney