Never eat your own sh*t
"First of all, most of Europe supported the decision in Iraq. Really what you're talking about is France, isn't it? And they didn't agree with my decision. They did vote for the U.N. Security Council resolution. ... We just had a difference of opinion about whether, when you say something, you mean it."
Really, it no longer matters what Bush's motivation is. Now matter how you spin this he comes off looking bad.