Quotes[ edit ] Every nation, in every region, now has a decision to make. Either you are with us, or you are with the terrorists. Freedom, by its nature, cannot be imposed. It must be chosen.
Bush's speech delivered Oct. So, I painted Ramon.
I wish you were still standing here. I love you Ramon, thank you very much for being here.
I am thrilled that friends of ours from Afghanistan, China, North Korea, and Venezuela are here as well. Laura and I are thrilled that the Bush Center supporters are here. Bernie [Tom Bernstein], I want to thank you and your committee. I call him Bernie. We are gathered in the cause of liberty this is a unique moment.
The great democracies face new and serious threats — yet seem to be losing confidence in their own calling and competence. Economic, political and national security challenges proliferate, and they are made worse by the tendency to turn inward.
The health of the democratic spirit itself is at issue. And the renewal of that spirit is the urgent task at hand. Since World War II, America has encouraged and benefited from the global advance of free markets, from the strength of democratic alliances, and from the advance of free societies.
At one level, this has been a raw calculation of interest. The 20th century featured some of the worst horrors of history because dictators committed them.
Free nations are less likely to threaten and fight each other. And free trade helped make America into a global economic power.
For more than 70 years, the presidents of both parties believed that American security and prosperity were directly tied to the success of freedom in the world. And they knew that the success depended, in large part, on U.
This mission came naturally, because it expressed the DNA of American idealism. We know, deep down, that repression is not the wave of the future.George W.
Bush and Barack Obama shared a lighthearted moment over the weekend that the middle schooler in all of us can appreciate. Bill Clinton was giving a speech during the "Deep From the Heart.
George Walker Bush (born July 6, ) is an American politician who served as the 43rd President of the United States from to Prior to assuming the presidency, Bush served as the 46th Governor of Texas from to Bush was born New Haven, Connecticut, and grew up in initiativeblog.com graduating from Yale University in .
A collection of quotes attributed to U.S. President George H. W. Bush. Image of U.S.
Presidential Administrations: The Cases of George W. Bush and Barack Obama 1st Edition. Former President George W. Bush said Thursday that “bigotry seems emboldened” in the United States, warning that Americans need to reject “white supremacy.” The former president also.
Former President George W. Bush expressed concern Thursday over the rise of isolationist sentiment in the United States, claiming the country is suffering from a “crisis of confidence.” “We.