There is a sense that things, if you keep positive and optimistic about what can be done, do work out.
Sometimes, in public life, people ask inappropriate, off-the-wall kinds of questions, don't they?
When I became secretary of state, I felt one of my primary jobs was building relationships around the world.
If the people of the Middle East are not sure what democracy means, let them look to Israel.
Of course, the economy has not been working for most Americans. Yes, of course, we have special interests that are unfortunately doing too much to rig the game.
Freedom means the right of people to assemble, organize, and debate openly.
Despite our founding principles and the many ways our constitution has protected individual liberties, we do, let's admit it, have a long history of shutting people out--african americans, women, gays and lesbians, people with disabilities--and throughout our history, we have found too many ways to
I just want to sleep and exercise and travel for fun. And relax. It sounds so ordinary, but I haven't done it for 20 years.
There is one lesson from the past, in particular, that we cannot afford to ignore: You cannot make progress on gender equality or broader human development without safeguarding women's reproductive health and rights.
I know that so many of us hoped that, by electing our first black president, we had turned the page on this chapter in our history. But, despite our best efforts and our highest hopes, America's long struggle with race is far from finished.
I am a progressive who gets things done. And the root of that word, progressive, is progress.
For too long, our close ties with the Arab world have been compromised by negative stereotyping on both sides. It is my hope that this trip will help strengthen the bonds of friendship among our nations.
I know that some of those plans [of the North Korea] could very well lead to a missile that might reach Hawaii, if not the West Coast. We do have to try to get the countries in the region to work with us to do everything we can to confine, and constrain them.
When I am talking about "It Takes a Village", I'm obviously not talking just about or even primarily about geographical villages any longer, but about the network of relationships and values that do connect us and binds us together.
Why extremists always focus on women remains a mystery to me. But they all seem to. It doesnâ€™t matter what country theyâ€™re in or what religion they claim. They all want to control women. They want to control how we dress. They want to control how we act. They even want to control the decisions w
We'll get things done together. Democrats, Republicans, independents, we're going to make progress together when I'm president.
I think we have to face the reality that in a society where there is a legitimate threat of terrorism, not being able to see one's face, not being able to have some sense of communication in that way, is for many societies a challenge.
Clearly, we need more incentives to quickly increase the use of wind and solar power; they will cut costs, increase our energy independence and our national security and reduce the consequences of global warming.
The patterns have become unmistakable and undeniable. ... We have to come to terms with some hard truths about race and justice in America.
Well, I think both Russia and China have a very strong aversion to interference in internal affairs.
As a Christian, part of my obligation is to alleviate suffering. Explicit recognition of that in the Methodist tradition is one reason I'm comfortable in this church.
I fought all my life for women to make their own choices, in their personal and professional lives. I made mine.
The Arctic is going to be an area of intense interest. Russia has the longest coastline in the world with the Arctic.
When I spend my time out on the campaign trail, it's usually about what I can do for somebody else. I don't like talking about myself, I don't like the whole atmosphere of how people are judged in American politics too often as to what you say instead of what you do. And so for me it's always about
I 'm grateful for the success that( husband) Bill and I have had, we both come from hard-working families. We both have worked very hard.
Relationships are at the core of any political system and economic system - any family - and I think we drifted away from understanding that in our country. The people-to-people level is critical. It is ironic, though - we can text with anybody in the world, we can have a videoconference with anybod
All of us have to recognize that we owe our children more than we have been giving them.
I want to make a difference.
Remember, the IDF, the Israeli Defense Forces, have a working relationship with the Palestinian Authority security forces, which have been incredibly professional.
I will be laying out in detail, what I think we need to do with our friends and allies in Europe and elsewhere to do a better job of coordinating efforts against the scourge of terrorism. Our country deserves no less, because all of the other issues we want to deal with depend upon us being secure a