One thing we do know is that Bill is right on the money about her. What Palin wants is to bring this country back to greatness and be a force to be reckoned with militarilly. She believes in this country. She wants to instill pride and patriotism in Americans. This is good news for Palin because we now have a top democrat who has confirmed she is not to be underestimated. Bill Clinton on Palin: 'Resilient,' Like Me, Don't 'Underestimate' Her - George Stephanopoulos' Bottom Line Former president Bill Clinton had words of warning for Democrats who think Sarah Palin could be the best thing to happen to President Obama in a 2012 presidential bid "It's always a mistake to underestimate your opponent." In the Republican primaries she's very popular with the conservative base. She gets more people to come out, he told me. And she hasn't won all of her endorsements, but she's won most of them. And you know, she's a compelling, attractive figure.