I am sure that one could collect quotes of this sort from Bush that are much worse! Hilary has a bad memory about her trip to Bosnia too!
from the Institute for Public Accuracy]
"I believe that success will be fairly easy."
-- John McCain (9/24/02, CNN)
"I believe that we can win an overwhelming victory in a very short
period of time."
-- John McCain (9/29/02, CNN)
"The American people ... were led to believe that this would be some
kind of a day at the beach which many of us, uh, fully understood
from the very beginning would be a very, very difficult undertaking."
-- John McCain (8/22/06, CNN)
"I knew it was probably going to be long and hard and tough. And
those that voted for it and thought that somehow it was going to be
some kind of an easy task, then I'm sorry they were mistaken. Maybe
they didn't know what they were voting for."
-- John McCain (1/4/07, MSNBC)