Bill Clinton Quotes

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William Jefferson Clinton, aka, Bill Clinton is an attorney and politician who served as the 42nd president of the United States of America. Prior to becoming president, Bill Clinton was the governor of Arkansas from 1979 to 1981 and also served again from 1983 to 1992. His wife, Hillary Clinton also ran for president in 2016 but she lost the campaign to the Republican ticket of Donald Trump and Mike Pence.

Here are some of the best Bill Clinton quotes on leadership, education and many other interesting facets of life:

Best Bill Clinton Quotes

Best Bill Clinton Quotes

 1. “It’s the economy, stupid.”

2. “I still believe in a place called Hope.”

3. “Follow the trend lines, not the headlines.”

4. “Strength and wisdom are not opposing values.”

5. “You can put wings on a pig, but you don’t make it an eagle.”

6. “You know, everybody makes mistakes when they are president.”

7.  “I hate it when people blame someone else and don’t take responsibility.”

8. “We’re all in this together is a far better philosophy than you’re on your own.”

 9. “The price of doing the same old thing is far higher than the price of change.”

 10. “Shakespeare wrote, Einstein thought, Ataturk built.”

11. “Character is a journey, not a destination.”

12. “Promising too much can be as cruel as caring too little.”

 13. “The future is not an inheritance, it is an opportunity and an obligation.”

14.  “Mental illness is nothing to be ashamed of, but stigma and bias shame us all.”

15. “The road to tyranny, we must never forget, begins with the destruction of the truth.”

16. “Behind every great man there stands a great woman. Behind every great woman is a great behind.”

17. “Being president is like running a cemetery: you’ve got a lot of people under you and nobody’s listening.”

 18. “We need a spirit of community, a sense that we are all in this together. If we have no sense of community, the American dream will wither.”

19.  “Let’s create an integrated global community where we have shared benefits and responsibilities, and we don’t fight because of our differences.”

20. “If you think the President was right to open the doors of American opportunity to young immigrants brought here as children who want to go to college or serve in the military, you should vote for Barack Obama.”

Bill Clinton Quotes On Leadership

Bill Clinton Quotes On Leadership

21. “More people can be great leaders than think they can, but they need a purpose greater than themselves.”

22. “By the time you become the leader of a country, someone else makes all the decisions.”

23. “If you live long enough, you’ll make mistakes. But if you learn from them, you’ll be a better person. It’s how you handle adversity, not how it affects you. The main thing is never quit, never quit, never quit.”

24. “I want American Dream growth – lots of new businesses, well-paying jobs, and American leadership in new industries, like clean energy and biotechnology.”

Bill Clinton Quotes On Education

Bill Clinton Quotes On Education

25. “Education is not a privilege, it is a right!”

26. “In the new economy, information, education, and motivation are everything.”

27. “We must teach our children to resolve their conflicts with words, not weapons.”

28. “If we want to invest in the prosperity of our nation, we must invest in the education of our children so that their talents may be fully employed.”

29. “Literacy is not a luxury, it is a right and a responsibility. If our world is to meet the challenges of the twenty-first century we must harness the energy and creativity of all our citizens.”

30. “It turns out that advancing equal opportunity and economic empowerment is both morally right and good economics, because discrimination, poverty and ignorance restrict growth, while investments in education, infrastructure and scientific and technological research increase it, creating more good jobs and new wealth for all of us.”

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