Barack Obama

barack obama quotes

Barack Hussein Obama II served as the 44th President of the United States from 2009 to 2017. Obama is born on August 4, 1961. He came from humble beginnings. Belonging to Democratic Party, he is the first African American who served as the President.

Before presidency he served as a senator from Illinois during 2005 to 2008. In February 2007 Obama announced his candidacy for the 2008 Democratic presidential nomination. On November 4, 2008, Obama defeated Republican candidate John McCain, to win election as the 44th president of the United States and on January 20, 2009 his inauguration took place.

Just after nine months, Barack Obama was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his extraordinary efforts in strengthening international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples.

Obama enjoyed soaring popularity during his early working tenure. He took a number of steps in rebuilding the image of America globally which was little faded under presidency of Bush.

Obama signed many landmark bills. One of the biggest reforms is Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act which is often referred to as “Obamacare”.

In 2012, Obama was re-elected as the President of United States, and continued his second term. He left the office in January 2017 with a clean and clear image between the citizens.

Obama is among the most admired presidents of America. His life and his down to earth living style is always an inspiration to the people.

Barack Obama Quotes

If you’re walking down the right path and you’re willing to keep walking, eventually you’ll make progress.
Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
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.
The best way to not feel hopeless is to get up and do something. Don’t wait for good things to happen to you. If you go out and make some good things happen, you will fill the world with hope, you will fill yourself with hope.
A change is brought about because ordinary people do extraordinary things.
If the people cannot trust their government to do the job for which it exists – to protect them and to promote their common welfare – all else is lost.
Yes We Can!
We proved that we are still a people capable of doing big things and tackling our biggest challenges.
We are the change we have been waiting for.
In the unlikely story that is America, there has never been anything false about hope.
My fellow Americans, we are and always will be a nation of immigrants. We were strangers once, too.
In the face of impossible odds, people who love this country can change it.
We don’t ask you to believe in our ability to bring change, rather, we ask you to believe in yours.
I’m the president of the United States. I’m not the emperor of the United States.
No, you can’t deny women their basic rights and pretend it’s about your ‘religious freedom’. If you don’t like birth control, don’t use it. Religious freedom doesn’t mean you can force others to live by your own beliefs.
Our stories may be singular, but our destination is shared.
I don’t oppose all wars. What I am opposed to is a dumb war. What I am opposed to is a rash war.
You can put lipstick on a pig. It’s still a pig.
I’m a warrior for the middle class.
While we breathe, we will hope.
We have real enemies in the world. These enemies must be found. They must be pursued and they must be defeated.
You can’t let your failures define you. You have to let your failures teach you.
Money is not the only answer, but it makes a difference.
I think same sex couples should be able to get married.
I’m a Christian by choice.
Understand, our police officers put their lives on the line for us every single day. They’ve got a tough job to do to maintain public safety and hold accountable those who break the law.