We did not come to fear the future. We came here to shape it.— Barack Obama
Wonderful Inspiring Presidential quotations
I contend that the strongest of all governments is that which is most free.
Better to live a day as a lion than 100 years as a sheep
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself-and possibly teh bogey man.
Accomplishment will prove to be a journey, not a destination.
we are the ones we have been waiting for
We are the ones we've been waiting for.
To waste, to destroy our natural resources, to skin and exhaust the land instead of using it so as to increase its usefulness, will result in undermining in the days of our children the very prosperity which we ought by right to hand down to them amplified and developed.
Don't write so that you can be understood, write so that you can't be misunderstood.
A society that will trade a little liberty for a little order will lose both, and deserve neither.
The storm of frenzy and faction must inevitably dash itself in vain against the unshaken rock of the Constitution.
Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.
the harder the conflict, the greater the triumph.
It would be judicious to act with magnanimity towards a prostrate foe.
America is too great for small dreams.
99% of failures come from people who make excuses.
O, do not pray for easy lives.
Action will delineate and define you.
Those who hate you don't win unless you hate them back.
The American, by nature, is optimistic.
He is experimental, an inventor and a builder who builds best when called upon to build greatly.
Compromise is the oil that makes governments go.
A man is known by the company he keeps
You ain't learnin' nothin' when you're talkin'.
No one who has lived through the second half of the 20th century could possibly be blind to the enormous impact of exchange programs on the future of countries.
Be patient and calm; no one can catch fish in anger.
Good ball players make good citizens.
Every presidential candidate highlights patriotism, but Mr.
Romneys is backed by the Mormon belief that the United States was chosen by God to play a special role in history, its Constitution divinely inspired.
More courage is required to forgive than is required to take up arms.
Our social and economic system cannot march toward better days unless it is inspired by things of the Spirit. It is here that the higher purposes of individualism must find their sustenance.
For I can assure you that we love our country, not for what it was, though it has always been great - not for what it is, though of this we are deeply proud - but for what it someday can, and, through the efforts of us all, someday will be.
I never saw a pessimistic general win a battle.
We celebrate the past to awaken the future.
If more politicians knew poetry, and more poets knew politics, I am convinced the world would be a little better place in which to live.