George W. Bush Quotes

One of my proudest moments is I didn't sell my soul for the sake of popularity... view

By: George W. Bush

Some have argued that confronting the threat from Iraq could detract from the war against terror. To the contrary, confronting the threat posed by Iraq is crucial to winning the war on terror... view

By: George W. Bush

Some folks look at me and see a certain swagger, which in Texas is called "walking.".. view

By: George W. Bush

So, I'm lying on the couch and Laura walks in and I say, 'Free at last,' and she says 'You're free all right, you're free to do the dishes.' So I say, 'You're talking to the former president, baby,' and she said, 'consider this your new domestic policy agenda.'.. view

By: George W. Bush

So, for example, a country was into recession right after I was sworn in, a dot-com bust had taken place. Then the attacks of September the 11th, and then of course the great financial meltdown in the -the fundamental question facing any presidency is how do you deal with the hand you're dealt?.. view

By: George W. Bush

Senator Kerry has been in Washington long enough to take both sides on just about every issue... view

By: George W. Bush

Saddam Hussein is a homicidal dictator who is addicted to weapons of mass destruction... view

By: George W. Bush

People make suggestions on what to say all the time. I'll give you an example.. view

By: George W. Bush

People forget... that we structured it so that the government, or the people, would be repaid with a really good rate of return. And as it turns out, that aspect of TARP, that's what happened... view

By: George W. Bush

Our Nation must defend the sanctity of marriage... view

By: George W. Bush

On September 11 2001, America felt its vulnerability even to threats that gather on the other side of the Earth. We resolved then, and we are resolved today, to confront every threat from any source that could bring sudden terror and suffering to America... view

By: George W. Bush

Only a liberal senator from Massachusetts would say that a 49 percent increase in funding for education was not enough... view

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States should have the right to enact laws... particularly to end the inhumane practice of ending a life that otherwise could live... view

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The terrorists and their supporters declared war on the United States - and war is what they got... view

By: George W. Bush

Our nation must come together to unite... view

By: George W. Bush

The resolve of our great nation is being tested. But make no mistake, we will show the world that we will pass the test... view

By: George W. Bush

The United States prefers that Iraq meet its obligations voluntarily, yet we are prepared for the alternative... view

By: George W. Bush

The United States of America will never be intimidated by thugs and assassins. The killers will fail, and the Iraqi people will live in freedom... view

By: George W. Bush

The United States and our allies are determined: we refuse to live in the shadow of this ultimate danger... view

By: George W. Bush

The tyrant has fallen, and Iraq is free... view

By: George W. Bush

The true history of my administration will be written 50 years from now, and you and I will not be around to see it... view

By: George W. Bush

The once all-powerful ruler of Iraq was found in a hole, and now sits in a prison cell... view

By: George W. Bush

Look, when you're the president, there's all kinds of things said about us. I mean, it's just the nature of the job... view

By: George W. Bush

Terrorist attacks can shake the foundations of our biggest buildings, but they cannot touch the foundation of America. These acts shatter steel, but they cannot dent the steel of American resolve... view

By: George W. Bush

Now, there are some who would like to rewrite history - revisionist historians is what I like to call them... view

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The momentum of freedom in our world is unmistakable - and it is not carried forward by our power alone. We can trust in that greater power Who guides the unfolding of the years. And in all that is to come, we can know that His purposes are just and true... view

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The men and women of Afghanistan are building a nation that is free, and proud, and fighting terror - and America is honored to be their friend... view

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The legislature's job is to write law. It's the executive branch's job to interpret law... view

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The California crunch really is the result of not enough power-generating plants and then not enough power to power the power of generating plants... view

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The action we take and the decisions we make in this decade will have consequences far into this century. If America shows weakness and uncertainty, the world will drift toward tragedy. That will not happen on my watch... view

By: George W. Bush

The terrorists are fighting freedom with all their cunning and cruelty because freedom is their greatest fear - and they should be afraid, because freedom is on the march... view

By: George W. Bush

Use power to help people. For we are given power not to advance our own purposes nor to make a great show in the world, nor a name. There is but one just use of power and it is to serve people... view

By: George W. Bush

When I take action, I'm not going to fire a $2 million missile at a $10 empty tent and hit a camel in the butt. It's going to be decisive... view

By: George W. Bush

We will stand up for our friends in the world. And one of the most important friends is the State of Israel. My administration will be steadfast in support Israel against terrorism and violence, and in seeking the peace for which all Israelis pray... view

By: George W. Bush

No one was more shocked or angry than I was when we didn't find the weapons. I had a sickening feeling every time I thought about it. I still do... view

By: George W. Bush

We will build new ships to carry man forward into the universe, to gain a new foothold on the moon and to prepare for new journeys to the worlds beyond our own... view

By: George W. Bush

We know that dictators are quick to choose aggression, while free nations strive to resolve differences in peace... view

By: George W. Bush

We don't believe in planners and deciders making the decisions on behalf of Americans... view

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When you turn your heart and your life over to Christ, when you accept Christ as the savior, it changes your heart... view

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We can't allow the world's worst leaders to blackmail, threaten, hold freedom-loving nations hostage with the world's worst weapons... view

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We've climbed the mighty mountain. I see the valley below, and it's a valley of peace... view

By: George W. Bush

Today we affirm a new commitment to live out our nation's promise through civility, courage, compassion and character... view

By: George W. Bush