Toby: If our job teaches us anything, it’s that we don’t know what the next President’s gonna face. And if we choose someone with vision, someone with guts, someone with gravitas, who’s connected to other people’s lives, and cares about making them better… if we choose someone to inspire us, then we’ll be able to face what comes our way and achieve things… we can’t imagine yet. Instead of telling people who’s the most qualified, instead of telling people who’s got the better ideas, let’s make it obvious. It’s going to be hard.
Josh: Then we’ll do what’s hard.
Very few things make me happier than Lex and Kayley reblogging West Wing related things. <3333
Josh Lyman (Bradley Whitford), The West Wing 3.15, H. Con-172q
Everything pales in comparison to The West Wing’s dialogue and execution.
DONNA: Why don't you just wear a pre-tied tie?JOSH: 'Cause it's not the same.DONNA: It looks the same.JOSH: At the end of the night, you want to be able to pull itopen, like Tony Bennett.DONNA: You think the tie is the only thing standing betweenyou and Tony Bennett?JOSH: He's also shorter than I am.