By blaming others, we fail to find the real solutions to our problems and we do not carry out our own responsibilities.

— Jeb Bush

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I`m the tortoise in the race, but I`m a joyful tortoise.

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Who among us has never looked up into the heavens on a starlit night, lost in wonder at the vastness of space and the beauty of the stars?

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If I'm president, I'll be a commander-in-chief, not an agitator- in-chief or a divider-in-chief, that I will lead this country in a way that will create greater security and greater safety.

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As a candidate, I intend to let everyone hear my message, including the many who can express their love of country in a different language.

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I'm pro-life. The law protects women's right to chose, and I think there's a competing right, which is the rights of the unborn. And as you get closer to term, I think the rights of the unborn become more and more prevalent.

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If you apply conservative principles and you stick with it, and you have the leadership skills to bring people toward the cause, you can move the needle on these things, i reject the notion that we can't solve problems, that the gridlock is too enormous to forge consensus. It requires some creativity to get to a win for everybody.

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I think we need to lift our spirits and have high, lofty expectations for this great country of ours.The new normal of two percent [growth] that the left is saying you can't do anything about is so dangerous for our country.

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It's not possible in a free country to completely control the border without us losing our freedoms and liberties.

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Is Islam a religion of peace? I'm sure for some of the practitioners, but it's been hijacked by people who have an ideology that wants to destroy western civilization, and they're barbarians.

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Donald [Trump], you're not going to be able to insult your way to the presidency. That's not going to happen.

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We awoke one morning in September, and the world lurched on its axis.

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Florida is a place of unparalleled diversity of backgrounds, experiences and vision. It makes our culture unique, but it can also make it difficult to define a common identity and create a sense of community that reaches beyond our neighborhoods to all corners of our state.

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About Jeb Bush

Quotes 202 sayings
Nationality American
Profession Politician
Birthday October 16

I reject the notion that a high turnout helps Senator Kerry.

I think in Florida at least, it's going to help President Bush because we have gotten more registered voters than the Democrats, and our base is just fired up - thanks to your help and a lot of others.

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The American experience works when people embrace a set of shared values, you come, you work hard, you embrace these values and you're as American as anybody that came on the Mayflower.

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Any time an elected official in the world we're in today that appears so dysfunctional challenges a core constituency not of their opponent but of their own political base, I think we should pause and give them credit.

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I do have the strength. Leadership, leadership is not about attacking people and disparaging people. Leadership is about creating a serious strategy to deal with the threat of our time.

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Our freedom is under attack. Our economy is under water. The leading democrat is under investigation. And America is under the gun to lead the free world to protect our civilized way of life.

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Leaders lead. They don't divide; they don't create a climate that is poisonous.

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Our children can achieve great things when we set high expectations for them.

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To me, Jeb Bush is hitting his stride.

He was the most composed, the most endpoint, the most in control, I've seen him in an interview yet. And it's not because I wasn't asking him tough questions

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Life teaches you that you need to make decisions in the right time - not too early, not too late.

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Public education must be viewed from the lens of providing each child with the learning environment that best meets his or her needs. If we can send a low-income child to a parochial school, knowing that his odds of attending college will increase as a result, then that should be our mission.

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We need to increase our military spending.

We need to deal with a no- fly zone in Syria, a safe zone.

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I think the lesson's learned are that we have to have to have a strategy to get and a strategy to get out. Which means, that you create a stable situation.

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We're sticky at the ends and the middle is getting squeezed

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So, I think it's important for us to be careful about the language we use, which is why I've been critical of Donald Trump. Disparaging women, disparaging hispanics, that's not a sign of strength. Making fun of disabled people... We're never going to win elections if we don't have a more broader unifying message.

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I think President Obama has used the bully pulpit as a way to attack capitalism.

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People with deep faith and big hearts are concerned, as I am about the circumstance that Ms. Schiavo is in. I want them to know I will do what I can, but there are limits to what any particular person - irrespective of the title they currently hold - can do.

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If more people were actively engaged in advocating their positions I think we'd have a better society.

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I think Detroit would do real well if we started repopulating it with young, aspirational people.

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We need to have capabilities second to none.

We need to create a situation where Chinies know that there will be adverse impacts if they continue to do what they're doing.

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We are stronger because we recognize that government isn't the sole answer to the most important questions, and we welcome community and faith based organizations as partners to serve the needs of Florida families.

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I don't think the science is clear of what percentage is man-made and what percentage is natural. It's convoluted, for the people to say the science is decided on this is really arrogant, to be honest with you.

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Apparently there are some Democratic leaders in the Senate that are running for office who now believe in tax cuts.

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I've had a life experience that's full of warts, full of successes.

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Immigrants are more fertile, and they love families, and they have more intact families, and they bring a younger population. Immigrants create an engine of economic prosperity.

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I'm not sure we need half a billion dollars for women's health issues.

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If we want to destroy ISIS,if we expect to do this on our own, we will fail but if we do it in unison with people who are also are at risk and threatened by Islamic Radical terrorism, we'll be far more successful.

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But without a caring society, without each citizen voluntarily accepting the weight of responsibility, government is destined to grow even larger, taking more of your money, burrowing deeper into your lives.

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Stand your ground means stand your ground.

It doesn't mean chase after somebody who's turned their back.

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If we're serious about America's leadership in the world, then we need to make sure that we have the back of the armed forces.

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If we are going to compete in this world we're in today, there is no possible way we can do it with lowering expectations and dumbing down everything. Children are going to suffer and families' hearts are going to be broken that their kids won't be able to get a job in the 21st Century.

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We need to focus on building a military that is second-to-none .

.. so that we can destroy Islamic terrorism.

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They [illegal immigrants] broke the law, but it's not a felony, it's an act of love. It's an act of commitment to your family.

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We now have a lack of readiness that is quite scary.

We have planes that were - that Harry Truman inaugurated, the B-52. We have - the Navy has been gutted and decimated. The readiness of the Marines is way down.

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I'm working hard to be president of the United States.

I'm running to change things, and I'm not going to be part of the political class in Washington, D.C. I have the skills to disrupt the old order and bring about a new culture.

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I'd be wary of simple solutions to complex problems.

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I'm a grinder....I've never taken more than a week off in my adult life. I truly believe work is a virtue, it gives you purpose.

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I don't think there's any Bush baggage at all.

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