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Updated on February 25, 2009

Barack Obama Quotes

Barack Obama is a very inspirational president. The things that he says saves lives(figuratively, or maybe literally).The following is a list of Quotes used by President Barack Obama:

Quotes 1:A good compromise, a good piece of legistration, is like a good sentence; or a good piece of music. Everybodycan recognize it.

Quotes 2:Americans still believe in an America where anything's possible. They just don't believe their leaders do.

Quotes 3: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 we seek.

Quotes 4:Community colleges play an important role in helping people transition between careers by providing the retooling they need to take on a new career.

Quotes 5:Focusing your life solely on making a buck shows a poverty of ambition. It asks too little of yourself. Because it's only when you hitch your wagon to something larger than yourself that you realize your true potential.

Quotes 6:I cannot swallow whole the view of Lincoln as the Great Emancipator.

Quotes 7:I don't care whether you're driving a hybrid or a SUV. If you're headed for a cliff, you have to change direction. That's what the American people called for in November, and that's what we intend to deliver.

Quotes 8:I don't oppose all wars. What I am opposed to is a Dumb War. What I am opposed to is a Rash War.

Quotes 9:I know my country has not perfected itself. At times, we've struggled to keep the promise of liberty and equality for all of our people. We've made our share of mistakes, and there are times when our actions around the world have not lived up to our best intentions.

Quotes 10:I think when you spread the wealth around, it's good for everybody.

Quotes 11:I don't want to be invited to the family hunting party.

Quotes 12:It took a lot of blood, sweat, and tears to get where we are now, but we have just begun. Today we begin in earnest the work of making sure that the world we leave our children in is just a little bit better than the one we inhabit today.

Quotes 13:Change will not come if we wait for some other other person or some other time. We are the change that we seek.

Quotes 14:Faith is not just something you have, it's something you do

Quotes 15:I always believe that ultimately, if people are paying attention, then we get good government and good leadership. And when we get lazy, as a democracy and civically start making shortcuts, then it results in bad government and politics.

Quotes 16: When people are judged by merit, not connections, then the best and brightest can lead the country, people will work hard, and the entire economy will grow. Everyone will benefit and more resources will be available for all, not just select groups

Quotes 17:We can't change the way Washington works unless we first change how Congress works.

Quotes 18:Our goal is to have a country that's not divided by race.

Quotes 19:We've come to be consumed by a 24-hour, slash-and-burn, negative ad, bickering, small-minded politics that doesn't move us forward.

Quotes 20: Yes We Can(my personal favorite)

Funny Quotes

Ever felt like saying something funny but meaningful? Well here is a list of funny, meaningful quotes to use

Quotes 1:Friendship is like peeing on yourself. Everyone can see it, but only you get the warm feeling that it brings.

Quotes 2:The man who smiles when things go wrong has thoughts of someone to blame it on.

Quotes 3:Time is a great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all its pupils

Quotes 4:Never take life seriously. Nobody gets out alive anyway

Quotes 5:Men are like parking spots, the good ones are taken and the free ones are handicapped.

Quotes 6:Girls are like phones. They love to be held, talk too much but if you press the wrong button you'll be disconnected.

Quotes 7:There are no stupid questions, just stupid people.

Quotes 8:If the minimum wasn't accepted, it wouldn't be called the minimum.

Quotes 9:Avoid fruits and nuts. You are what you eat

Quotes 10:I just thought of something funny......your mother

Sex Quotes

Maybe some of you had those days where you wanted to express yourself about your sex life (or about things relating to sex). Need some quotes? Well look no further.

Quotes 1:If it wasn't for pick-pockets and frisking at airports, I'd have no sex life at all.

Quotes 2:What's wrong with a little incest? It's both handy and cheap(okay that was uncalled for Lol)

Quotes 3:My wife is a sex object. Everytime I ask for sex, she objects.

Quotes 4:I'm such a good lover because I practice a lot on my own.

Quotes 5:A terrible thing happened to me last night.....nothing.

Quotes 6: I think people should be free to engage in any sexual practices they choose; they could draw the line at goats though.

Quotes 7:If sex isn't a joke, what is?(Nella Larsen)

Quotes 8:I love sex. It's free and doesn't require special shoes.

Quotes 9:I think sex is like logic, but I can't prove it.

Quotes 10:You know your marriage is in trouble when your wife says, "you're only interested in one thing," and you can't remeber what it is.

Life quotes

Life stressing you out? Need something to express yourself? Here you go.

Quotes 1:Life is like a tin of sardines, we're all looking for the key.

Quotes 2:Life's a @#$%!

Quotes 3:Nobody gets to live backwards. Look ahead, that is where your future lies.

Quotes 4: It is not length of life, but depth of life.

Quotes 5: Live as if you were to die tomorrow

Quotes 6:Life is like riding a bike. You don't fall unless you stop peddling.

Quotes 7:We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.

Quotes 8: Life is like a taxi. The meter continues to tick, whether you are moving along or stuck in the past.

Quotes 9:In the game of life it's good to have a few early loses. It only relieves the pressure of trying to maintain an undefeated season.

Quotes 10:Life consists not in holding good cards but in playing those you hold well

Sexuality Quotes

These quotes may be offensive to some people.

Quotes 1: All men are homosexual, some turn straight. It must be very odd to be a straight man because your sexuality is hopelessly defensive. It's like an ideal of racial purity.

Quotes 2:You're a fruitcake

Quotes 3: I'm straighter than a vertical line

Quotes 4:I know you're burning up in that closet.

Quotes 5:If gay and lesbian people are given civil rights, then everyone will want them

Quotes 6:The Bible has 6 admonishments to homosexuals and 362 admonishments to heterosexuals. That doesn't mean that God doesn't love heterosexuals. It's just that they need more supervision. (Lynn Lavner)

Quotes 7:Being gay, no way.

Quotes 8:Gay and lesbian people fall in love. They settle down. They commit their lives to one another. They raise their children. They protect them. They try to be good citizens.

Quotes 9: Gays are works of Satan

Quotes 10: Gay, straight, or bi, we are all equal. It's apart of the human package. Deal with it.

Knowledge Quotes

Maybe you want to teach someone who may have difficulties learning. Maybe you are a teacher that is trying to teach your kids the right thing but want to be creative. Or maybe you are a parent that wants your kids to have something to live by. Nevertheless, here are some helpful quotes

Quotes 1:The mind is a terrible thing to waste

Quotes 2:A man's errors are his portals of discovery

Quotes 3:Nothing that is worth knowing can be taught(don't really understand that one)

Quotes 4:Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do

Quotes 5:A book is a gift that you can open again and again


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