Frases de Bill Clinton

Bill Clinton Foto
7   1

Bill Clinton

Fecha de nacimiento: 19. Agosto 1946

Anuncio

William «Bill» Jefferson Clinton , fue el 42º presidente de los Estados Unidos en los periodos de 1993-1997 y 1997-2001, siendo el tercer presidente más joven de la nación. Previamente fue gobernador del estado de Arkansas entre los años 1983 y 1992. Venció a George H. W. Bush en 1992 y luego a Bob Dole en 1996 por las elecciones presidenciales para los periodos respectivos de esos comicios. Al final de su presidencia, Clinton y su administración dejaban la Casa Blanca con un superávit de 559.000 millones de dólares y una aprobación de su gestión del 76%, la más alta para un presidente de Estados Unidos desde la Segunda Guerra Mundial.

Entre otras ocupaciones, desde 2010 es honorary chancellor de la red de universidades Laureate International Universities.

Autores similares

George H. W. Bush Foto
George H. W. Bush8
presidente de los Estados Unidos
Abraham Lincoln Foto
Abraham Lincoln58
decimosexto presidente de los Estados Unidos
Thomas Jefferson Foto
Thomas Jefferson43
tercer presidente de los Estados Unidos de América
John Fitzgerald Kennedy Foto
John Fitzgerald Kennedy68
político estadounidense
John Quincy Adams Foto
John Quincy Adams19
político estadounidense
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Foto
Franklin Delano Roosevelt13
político estadounidense

Frases Bill Clinton

Anuncio
Anuncio

„When we got organized as a country and we wrote a fairly radical Constitution with a radical Bill of Rights, giving a radical amount of individual freedom to Americans, it was assumed that the Americans who had that freedom would use it responsibly.“

—  Bill Clinton
Context: When we got organized as a country and we wrote a fairly radical Constitution with a radical Bill of Rights, giving a radical amount of individual freedom to Americans, it was assumed that the Americans who had that freedom would use it responsibly. That is, when we set up this country, abuse of people by Government was a big problem. So if you read the Constitution, it's rooted in the desire to limit the ability of — Government's ability to mess with you, because that was a huge problem. It can still be a huge problem. But it assumed that people would basically be raised in coherent families, in coherent communities, and they would work for the common good, as well as for the individual welfare. Television interview on MTV's Enough is Enough (19 April 1994) http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/index.php?pid=49995

„Everytime you cut off somebody else's opportunity you shrink your own horizon“

—  Bill Clinton
Context: I want to leave my daughter, and my grandchildren I hope to have and all these young people, a better world. And I think the reason you should do things for other people at bottom is selfish. There is no real difference between selfish and selfless if you understand how the world works. We all tied together. [... ] Everytime you cut off somebody else's opportunity you shrink your own horizon. Bill Clinton on why he helps other people. http://thecolbertreport.cc.com/videos/z4m9xu/colbert-galactic-initiative---bill-clinton-pt--1, August 2013

„We need each other. All of us, we need each other. We don't have a person to waste.“

—  Bill Clinton
Context: It is time to heal America. And so we must say to every American: Look beyond the stereotypes that blind us. We need each other. All of us, we need each other. We don't have a person to waste. And yet for too long politicians have told the most of us that are doing all right that what's really wrong with America is the rest of us. Them. Them, the minorities. Them, the liberals. Them, the poor. Them, the homeless. Them, the people with disabilities. Them, the gays. We've gotten to where we've nearly "them"ed ourselves to death. Them and them and them. But this is America. There is no them; there's only us. One nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty, and justice, for all. "A Place Called Hope" (July 16, 1992)

Anuncio

„There is no real difference between selfish and selfless“

—  Bill Clinton
Context: I want to leave my daughter, and my grandchildren I hope to have and all these young people, a better world. And I think the reason you should do things for other people at bottom is selfish. There is no real difference between selfish and selfless if you understand how the world works. We all tied together. [... ] Everytime you cut off somebody else's opportunity you shrink your own horizon. Bill Clinton on why he helps other people. http://thecolbertreport.cc.com/videos/z4m9xu/colbert-galactic-initiative---bill-clinton-pt--1, August 2013

„I still believe in a place called Hope.“

—  Bill Clinton
Context: I end tonight where it all began for me: I still believe in a place called Hope. "A Place Called Hope" (July 16, 1992)

„Great rewards will come to those who can live together, learn together, work together, forge new ties that bind together.“

—  Bill Clinton
Context: Our rich texture of racial, religious and political diversity will be a Godsend in the 21st century. Great rewards will come to those who can live together, learn together, work together, forge new ties that bind together. Second inaugural address (January 20, 1997)

„We are a nation of immigrants. But we are also a nation of laws. It is wrong and ultimately self-defeating for a nation of immigrants to permit the kind of abuse of our immigration laws we have seen in recent years, and we must do more to stop it.“

—  Bill Clinton
Context: All Americans, not only in the States most heavily affected but in every place in this country, are rightly disturbed by the large numbers of illegal aliens entering our country. The jobs they hold might otherwise be held by citizens or legal immigrants. The public service they use impose burdens on our taxpayers. That's why our administration has moved aggressively to secure our borders more by hiring a record number of new border guards, by deporting twice as many criminal aliens as ever before, by cracking down on illegal hiring, by barring welfare benefits to illegal aliens. In the budget I will present to you, we will try to do more to speed the deportation of illegal aliens who are arrested for crimes, to better identify illegal aliens in the workplace as recommended by the commission headed by former Congresswoman Barbara Jordan. We are a nation of immigrants. But we are also a nation of laws. It is wrong and ultimately self-defeating for a nation of immigrants to permit the kind of abuse of our immigration laws we have seen in recent years, and we must do more to stop it. State of the Union address http://millercenter.org/president/clinton/speeches/speech-3440 (24 January 1995)

Help us translate English quotes

Discover interesting quotes and translate them.

Start translating
Aniversarios de hoy
Gary Jennings Foto
Gary Jennings8
1928 - 1999
Ramón Barros Luco Foto
Ramón Barros Luco3
Ex presidente de Chile 1835 - 1919
Gaspar Rodríguez de Francia Foto
Gaspar Rodríguez de Francia3
gobernante paraguayo 1766 - 1840
Otros 59 aniversarios hoy
Autores similares
George H. W. Bush Foto
George H. W. Bush8
presidente de los Estados Unidos
Abraham Lincoln Foto
Abraham Lincoln58
decimosexto presidente de los Estados Unidos
Thomas Jefferson Foto
Thomas Jefferson43
tercer presidente de los Estados Unidos de América