Barack Obama Quotes (183 quotes)
“I don't oppose all wars. What I am opposed to is a dumb war. What I am opposed to is a rash war.”
Power in Words: The Stories Behind Barack Obama's Speeches, from the State House to the White House (2010 edition), Beacon Press - ISBN: 9780807001042
“I don't think marriage is a civil right, but I think that being able to transfer property is a civil right.”
in 2004. Video: youtube.com/watch?v=_XAVqrqr4j4
“I know my country has not perfected itself. At times, we've struggled to keep the promise of liberty and equality for all of our people. We've made our share of mistakes, and there are times when our actions around the world have not lived up to our best intentions.”
Barack Obama's Speeches (Los Discursos de Barack Obama): Un Texto Bilingüe in English Y Español (2009 edition), Ulysses Press - ISBN: 9781569758021
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsBarack Obama
Born: August 4, 1961 (age 56)
Bio: Barack Hussein Obama II is the 44th and current President of the United States. He is the first African American to hold the office.
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“Sound is naught but broken air, And every speech that is spoken, Loud or privily, foul or fair, In its substance is but air; For as flame is but lighted smoke, So sound is air that is broken.”