Top 10 Quotes by Barack Obama

Barack Obama

We're all in this together. That's how we campaigned, and that's who we are. This happened because of you. Thank you.

Barack Obama
In dealing with those nations that break rules and laws, I believe that we must develop alternatives to violence that are tough enough to actually change behavior -- for if we want a lasting peace, then the words of the international community must mean something. Those regimes that break the rules must be held accountable. Sanctions must exact a real price. Intransigence must be met with increased pressure -- and such pressure exists only when the world stands together as one.
Barack Obama

Every life must be given the chance to realize its full potential - that every life matters.

Barack Obama
With the magnitude of the challenges we face right now, what we need in Washington are not more political tactics -- we need more good ideas. We don't need more point-scoring -- we need more problem-solving.
Barack Obama

Look, Americans will go for leadership that makes sense. Our job, you know, as public officials, is not to put our finger in the air. Our job is to listen, and then lead.

Barack Obama
We don't really have any kind of regulatory structure at all.
Barack Obama

We will finish the race.

Barack Obama
Now that Iran's actions have been verified, it can begin to receive relief from certain nuclear sanctions and gain access to its own money that had been frozen.
Barack Obama

I think there are hard-liners inside of Iran that think it is the right thing to do to oppose us, to seek to destroy Israel, to cause havoc in places like Syria or Yemen or Lebanon, if they don't change at all, we're still better off having the deal.

Barack Obama
The problem with all these tired excuses for inaction is that it suggests a fundamental lack of faith in American business and American ingenuity.