Donald Trump fields a question during the first Republican presidential debate hosted by Fox News on August 6, 2015 (Scott Olson/Getty)

After a public spat with Fox News and debate moderator/host Megyn Kelly, Donald Trump backed out of Thursday's Republican primary debate. Instead of attending the seventh GOP debate, Trump is expected to host a veterans rally Thursday night in Des Moines.

Since Trump's absence on-stage will be oh-so-notable, we compiled some of Trump's notable quotes from the past six debates into this handy quote generator. Now you can get through the evening as though he were standing at the podium.