As they say, one thing led to another, and, ultimately, the British and Irish governments asked me to serve as chairman of the peace negotiations, which ironically began six years ago this week.George J. Mitchell
I had a great interest in sports. I had three older brothers who were great athletes. I was not.George J. Mitchell
I had been involved in U.S. intelligence in Berlin, Germany, while in the military and had worked with a contact with the Central Intelligence Agency office there.George J. Mitchell
I really owe everything to my parents and their devotion and drive to see to it that their children had the education which led to the opportunities that they never were able to have.George J. Mitchell
I spent two years in the Army. And my older brother, who was also a great positive influence on me, encouraged me to think about law school, and I said - well, I didn't have any money.George J. Mitchell
In every society in human history, including the United States, those in power seek to imbue themselves with the attributes of religion and patriotism as a way of getting greater support for their policy and insulating themselves from any criticism.George J. Mitchell
In the spring of 1994 I decided not to seek reelection to the Senate. I had made the decision 12 years earlier, Christmas Day of 1982, just after I had been first elected to a full term, that I would do the best I could for a limited time.George J. Mitchell
So I developed very early a massive inferiority complex, and I've told the story often about how that inspired me later in life to get involved in other things, because I couldn't out-do my brothers in sports, and it's a very competitive relationship.George J. Mitchell
The result was, of course, that today, tragically, more than 40 million Americans don't have health insurance, and for many, not having health insurance means they don't have access to good health care.George J. Mitchell
When I went to college, my goal was to be a college history teacher. I majored in history.George J. Mitchell
George J. Mitchell
is a famous American politician,
who was born on
August 20, 1933. As a person born on this date, George J. Mitchell is listed in our database as the 41st
most popular celebrity for the day (August 20) and the 83rd most popular for the year (1933).
People born on August 20
fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion.
George J. Mitchell is the 1145th most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to George J. Mitchell's birthday, George J. Mitchell is the 7210th most famous American.
In general, George J. Mitchell ranks as the 14180th
most popular famous person, and the 254th most popular politician of all time.
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