Barbara Bush Quotes

36 Barbara Bush quotes:

"Somewhere out in this audience may even be someone who will one day follow in my footsteps, and preside over the White House as the president's spouse. I wish him well."
"You have to love your children unselfishly. That's hard. But it's the only way."
"Bias has to be taught. If you hear your parents downgrading women or people of different backgrounds, why, you are going to do that."
"I'm not a competitive person, and I think women like me because they don't think I'm competitive, just nice."
"It seems to me I spent my life in car pools, but you know, that's how I kept track of what was going on."
"My son, George, has been a bad, bad boy! Right, George?"
"The personal things should be left out of platforms at conventions. You can argue yourself blue in the face, and you're not going to change each other's minds. It's a waste of your time and my time."
"The winner of the hoop race will be the first to realize her dream, not society's dream, her own personal dream."
"You don't just luck into things as much as you would like to think you do. You build step by step, whether it is friendships or opportunities."
"I have to confess that I feel funny talking about women's issues. You see, I think women care about the exact same thing that men care about."
Author: Bush Quotes Category: Funny Quotes
"All the brave men and women we recognize today brought credit to the uniform and honor to the United States of America,"
Author: Bush Quotes Category: Honor Quotes
"He should, if he wants to come home."
Author: Bush Quotes Category: Home Quotes
"Some people give time, some money, some their skills and connections, some literally give their life's blood. But everyone has something to give."
Author: Bush Quotes Category: Giving Quotes
"Katrina exposed serious problems in our response capability at all levels of government, ... And to the extent that the federal government didn't fully do its job right, I take responsibility."
Author: Bush Quotes Category: Government Quotes
"Study hard, work hard and play hard, too,"
Author: Bush Quotes Category: Hard Work Quotes
"As if we don't have enough violence on television."
Author: Bush Quotes Category: Violence Quotes

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