We are bound by ideals that teach us what it means to be citizens. Every child must be taught these ideals. Every citizen must uphold them.... I ask you to be citizens. Citizens, not spectators. Citizens, not subjects. Responsible citizens building communities of service and a nation of character.
Whatever party you're in in America, our troops deserve the full support of our government.
I appreciate that question because I, in the state of Texas, had heard a lot of discussion about a faith-based initiative eroding the important bridge between church and state.
All I can tell you is that I know the enemy, allies, and troops hear what I say.
You're free. And freedom is beautiful. And, you know, it'll take time to restore chaos and order - order out of chaos. But we will.
I think there is some methodology in my travels.
Whether we bring our enemies to justice or bring justice to our enemies, justice will be done.
There's no bigger task than protecting the homeland of our country. George W. Bus
The United States of America stands for the ability for people to worship freely, the ability for people to vote and to express their opinion freely is something we hold dear.
Combat forces of the United States, Great Britain, Australia, Poland, and other countries enforced the demands of the United Nations, ended the rule of Saddam Hussein - and the people of Iraq are free.
My God, the man is a fascist - a fascist, I tell you.
The point is, this is a way to help inoculate me about what has come and is coming.
What I really think is going to happen over time is technology is going to change the way we live for the good for the environment.
America is a Nation with a mission - and that mission comes from our most basic beliefs. We have no desire to dominate, no ambitions of empire. Our aim is a democratic peace - a peace founded upon the dignity and rights of every man and woman.
Great tragedy has come to us, and we are meeting it with the best that is in our country, with courage and concern for others because this is America. This is who we are.
I don't mind people trying to pick apart my policies, and that's fine and that's fair game. But, you know, I don't think we're serving our nation well by allowing the discourse to become so uncivil that people use words that they shouldn't be using.
Unfairly but truthfully, our party has been tagged as being against things. Anti-immigrant, for example. And were not a party of anti-immigrants. Quite the opposite. Were a party that welcomes people.
I pray daily, and I pray in all kinds of places. I mean, I pray in bed, I pray in the Oval Office. I pray a lot. And just different as the spirit moves me. And faith is an integral part of my life.
As I mentioned we have arrested or detained over 1,000 people here in America to determine to find out what they know.
We can't impose freedom, but we can eliminate roadblocks to freedom, and to allow free societies to develop.
Im a strong proponent of the restoration of the wetlands, for a lot of reasons. Theres a practical reason, though, when it comes to hurricanes: The stronger the wetlands, the more likely the damage of the hurricane.
Coalition forces have encountered serious violence in some areas of Iraq. Our military commanders report that this violence is being insticated by three groups.
As the 20th century ended, there were around 120 democracies in the world - and I can assure you more are on the way.
No one was more shocked or angry than I was when we didn't find the weapons. I had a sickening feeling every time I thought about it. I still do.
The person who runs FEMA is someone who must have the trust of the president. Because the person who runs FEMA is the first voice, often times, of someone whose life has been turned upside down hears from.
In the long run, stability cannot be purchased at the expense of liberty.
Freedom, by its nature, must be chosen, and defended by citizens, and sustained by the rule of law and the protection of minorities. And when the soul of a nation finally speaks, the institutions that arise may reflect customs and traditions very different from our own. America will not impose our o
Civility is not a tactic or a sentiment. It is the determined choice of trust over cynicism, of community over chaos.
The point now is how do we work together to achieve important goals. And one such goal is a democracy in Germany.
We face an enemy that is brutal. There is no negotiation with these people. You can't try to talk reason into these totalitarians.