Picks and Pans Review: Unquote

updated 12/24/1984 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 12/24/1984 AT 01:00 AM EST

Massachusetts Sen. Paul Tsongas, suffering from a mild, treatable form of lymph-node cancer, explained his decision to leave Congress when his term expires next month: "I've yet to meet anyone who chose family over career and regretted it. No one on their death bed ever said, 'I didn't spend enough time with my business.' "

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