Barack Obama Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Barack Obama quotes, Barack Obama sayings, and Barack Obama proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

America is a land of big dreamers and big hopes. It is this hope that has sustained us through revolution and civil war, depression and world war, a struggle for civil and social rights and the brink of nuclear crisis. Barack Obama
In the end no amount of American forces can solve the political differences that lie at the heart of somebody else's civil war. Barack Obama
Any fool can have a child. That doesn't make you a father. It's the courage to raise a child that makes you a father. Barack Obama
Change will not come if we wait for some other person, or if we wait for some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek. Barack Obama
A good wife always forgives her husband when she's wrong. Barack Obama
For we, the people, understand that our country cannot succeed when a shrinking few do very well and a growing many barely make it. Barack Obama
Today we continue a never ending journey to bridge the meaning of those words with the realities of our time. Barack Obama
For we, the people, understand that our country cannot succeed when a shrinking few do very well and a growing many barely make it. Barack Obama
Today we continue a never ending journey to bridge the meaning of those words with the realities of our time. Barack Obama
For we, the people, understand that our country cannot succeed when a shrinking few do very well and a growing many barely make it. Barack Obama
Today we continue a never ending journey to bridge the meaning of those words with the realities of our time. Barack Obama
We are God's partners in matters of life and death. Barack Obama
All of us we should do everything we can to make sure this country lives up to our children's expectations. Barack Obama
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it. Barack Obama
Each of us deserves the freedom to pursue our own version of happiness. No one deserves to be bullied. Barack Obama
A good wife always forgives her husband when she's wrong. Barack Obama
In this new, hyper competitive age, none of us, none of us can afford to be complacent. Barack Obama
Can we see in each other a common humanity and a shared dignity, and recognize how our different experiences have shaped us? Barack Obama
The future rewards those who press on. I don't have time to feel sorry for myself. I don't have time to complain. I'm going to press on. Barack Obama
Learning to stand in somebody else’s shoes, to see through their eyes, that’s how peace begins. And it’s up to you to make that happen. Empathy is a quality of character that can change the world. Barack Obama
If you give up on the idea that your voice can make a difference, then other voices will fill the void. Barack Obama
My biggest frustration so far is the fact that this society has not been willing to take some basic steps to keep guns out of the hands of people who can do just unbelievable damage. We're the only undeveloped country on earth where this happens..And it happens once a week. And it's a one-day story. The country has to do some soul-searching on this. Barack Obama
Honestly this is not going to change unless the people who want to prevent these kinds of mass shootings from taking place feel at least as passionate, at least as mobilized and well-funded as the NRA and the gun manufacturers are because the politics in Congress are such where even members of Congress who know better are fearful if they vote their conscience and support common sense measures like background checks. they're worried they're going to lose. Barack Obama
Honestly this is not going to change unless the people who want to prevent these kinds of mass shootings from taking place feel at least as passionate, at least as mobilized and well-funded as the NRA and the gun manufacturers are because the politics in Congress are such where even members of Congress who know better are fearful if they vote their conscience and support common sense measures like background checks. they're worried they're going to lose. Barack Obama
Can we see in each other a common humanity, a shared dignity, and recognize how our different experiences have shaped us? Barack Obama
From the earliest days of our founding, America has been the story of ordinary people who dare to dream. That's how we win the future. Barack Obama
What makes us Americans is our shared commitment to an idea— that all of us are created equal, and all of us have the chance to make of our lives what we will. Barack Obama
There is not a liberal America and a conservative America - there is the United States of America. There is not a black America and a white America and Latino America and Asian America - there's the United States of America. Barack Obama
A good wife always forgives her husband when she's wrong. Barack Obama
Instead of having a set of policies that are equipping people for the globalization of the economy, we have policies that are accelerating the most destructive trends of the global economy. Barack Obama