William Jefferson Clinton


There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be cured by what is right with America.

Inaugural address, Jan. 20, 1993

Now, people ask me all the time how we got four surplus budgets in a row. What new ideas did we bring to Washington? I always give a one-word answer: Arithmetic.

Speech at the DNC, September 5 2012.

Big things are expected of us, and nothing big ever came of being small.

Inaugural Address, 20 Jan 1997

Our friendship may never be perfect. No friendship is. But I hope it will last forever.

News conference that President Clinton and President Jiang Zemin held in Beijing June 27, 1998