I've said this before and I'm very proud of it, that when it comes to judgment, having run a hard race against Senator [Barack] Obama at the time, he turned to me to be secretary of State. And when it comes to the biggest counterterrorism issues that we faced in this administration, namely whether o
I'm not making excuses for the missed opportunities of the Israelis, or the lack of generosity, the lack of empathy that I think goes hand-in-hand with the suspicion. So, yes, there is more that the Israelis need to do to really demonstrate that they do understand the pain of an oppressed people in
Of all the jobs I've had, sliming fish was pretty good preparation for life in Washington.
There is no question in my mind that if we summon our resources, both our leadership resources and all of the tools at our disposal, not just military force, which should be used as a last resort, but our diplomacy, our development aid, law enforcement, sharing of intelligence in a much more open an
Voting is the most precious right of every citizen, and we have a moral obligation to ensure the integrity of our voting process.
We should remember that just as a positive outlook on life can promote good health, so can everyday acts of kindness.
It takes a village to raise a child.
There's a certain consistency to who I am and what I do, and I think people have finally said, 'Well, you know, I kinda get her now.' I've actually had people say that to me.
I think every election is sui generis. I think it starts with where we are in the country at this time, with what Americans are thinking, feeling and hoping, and it proceeds from there. And it is always about the future.
Just as women's rights are human rights, women's progress is human progress,
My father was raised with brothers, he was a football player and a boxer, he was a chief petty officer in the Navy, he was a man of his times.
Let's learn from the wisdom of every mother and father who teaches their daughters there is no limit on how big she can dream and how much she can achieve.
There's no such thing as other people's children.
In my own country, many of the movies in recent years express our innate fears about what awaits us. They are apocalyptic visions that leave only a few people on earth-whole cities surviving under domes because we have depleted our natural resources. And often in these movies, for reasons that I que
Remember that movie Independence Day, where invaders were coming from outer space and the whole world was united against the invasion? Why can't we be united on behalf of our planet? And that's what I want to do.
Democracies have to be careful that they do not become so process-driven.
I agree with the secretary [Hillary Clinton] that I think what has to happen - and let me just mention what King Abdullah of Jordan said. I think he hit the nail on the head.
I have to say, that I am delighted that Secretary [Hillary] Clinton month after month after month seems to be adopting more and more of the positions that we have advocated.
Most of the movies about the future show aliens descending from outer space determined to blow up the world, and somehow they always begin or end with Washington D.C.
I have stood up and I have represented my constituents to the best of my abilities, and I'm very proud of that.
You know, people make a lot of money talking about me, don't they?
Democracies have to be careful that they do not become so process-driven. Hillary Clinto
Often those who are denied rights are least empowered to bring about the changes they seek.
when women progress, all of society benefits.
The United States strongly condemns the illegal disclosure of classified information. It puts people's lives in danger, threatens our national security, and undermines our efforts to work with other countries to solve shared problems.
We should put in place a simple, straightforward and accessible way for parents of Dreamers and others with a history of service and contributions to their community to make their case and to be eligible for the same deferred action as their children.
I happen to have given lots of free speeches.
I've often thought that when something is hard for you, whether it's going to law school or anything else that challenges you, that's probably what you should do.
To me you cannot be fully human, fully civilised, unless you recognise humanity in everyone.
It's time that we move from good words to good works, from sound bites to sound solutions.