We have to wait now for the farce to run its course.... But the damage is done. The nation handed its highest office to a man who embodies the narcissistic extremes of the baby-boomer generation. It's all about Bill. And like everyone else who has had a relationship with this irresponsible and self-absorbed individual -- his wife, his friends, his loyal aides, his party -- the nation is paying the price.Introduction to (and explanation of) this quote series can be found here. Read this tag to see all of them.
—Bob Herbert, The New York Times, "The Damage is Done", August 6, 1998