1. 1. “Look, I know Halloween is coming. But John McCain dressed up as an agent of change? That costume just doesn’t fit, folks.” (AP)

2. 2. “…the number-one job facing the middle class…happens to be a three-letter word: jobs.” (AP)

3. 3. “You cannot go to a 7-11 or a Dunkin’ Donuts unless you have a slight Indian accent. I’m not joking.” (AP)

4. 4. To wheelchair-bound Missouri state senator, Charles Graham: “Stand up, Chuck, let ‘em see you. Oh, God love you.” (AP)

5. 5. “For too long in this society, we have celebrated unrestrained individualism over common community.” (AP)

6. 6. “I guess every single word I’ve ever said is going to be dissected now.” (AP)

7. 7. “Do you know the Web site number? I should have it in front of me…I’m actually embarrassed.” (Pete Souza)

8. 8. About Obama: “You got the 1st mainstream African-American who is articulate & bright & clean…that’s storybook.” (AP)

9. 9. “Hillary Clinton is as or more qualified than I am to be VP. Quite frankly, it might have been a better pick than me.” (AP)

10. 10. “A gaffe in Washington is someone telling the truth, and telling the truth has never hurt me.” (Pete Souza)

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