"The good people of Missouri nominated me, and I'm not a quitter," Akin told Huckabee.
Also, a little later: "I have my opinion of any man on earth who is a quitter."
Why, Charles, being a quitter is the one thing that you've most hated all your life.
I'm ashamed of myself for being a quitter before I've even heard your plan.
It was what you said about them, and about me not being a quitter that did it.
"He's no quitter, if he was at Powder River," whereby it was Cullin's turn to get a dig, and little did he relish it.
He had lost his position with the team and had been publicly branded a quitter.
And yet, if he wasn't a quitter, what was the matter with him?
And it struck me that a girl who'd done what she had wa'n't any quitter.
I—I'm not going to stay here and be—be pointed out as a quitter.