Read some famous Hillary Clinton quotes below.
“After his first rough presidential debate with Mitt Romney in 2012, I tried to cheer him [Barack Obama] up with a photoshopped image of Big Bird strapped to Mitt’s family’s car.” From her book “What Happened.”
“It was like quicksand: the more you struggle, the deeper you sink.” From her book “What Happened,” on the email scandal.
"Half of Trump supporters fit into a "basket of deplorables," while the other half are people who feel the government has let them down and need understanding and empathy”. Heard at a New York fundraiser with liberal donors.
“I have said publicly no option should be off the table, but I would certainly take nuclear weapons off the table.”
"Every moment wasted looking back, keeps us from moving forward… In this world and the world of tomorrow, we must go forward together or not at all."
"I'm not looking to repeal the Second Amendment. I'm not looking to take people's guns away, But I am looking for more support for the reasonable efforts that need to be undertaken to keep guns out of the wrong hands."
“Being gay is not a Western invention. It is a human reality.”
“I have always believed that women are not victims, we are agents of change, we are drivers of progress, we are makers of peace — all we need is a fighting chance.”
“Throughout the primaries, every time I wanted to hit back against Bernie’s attacks, I was told to restrain myself…My team kept reminding me we didn’t want to alienate Bernie’s supporters. President Obama urged me to grit my teeth and lay off Bernie as much as I could. I felt like I was in a straitjacket.” From her book “What Happened.”
“As long as there are those who are willing to shed blood and take innocent life in the name of religion – in the name of God – the world will never know a true and lasting peace.“
“It wasn’t all yoga and breathing: I also drank my fair share of chardonnay.” From her book “What Happened,” explaining how she coped the days after her defeat in the 2016 election.
“You cannot have maternal health without reproductive health. And reproductive health includes contraception and family planning and access to legal, safe abortion.”
“Children today will grow up taking for granted that an African-American or a woman can, yes, become the president of the United States.”
"Women are the largest untapped reservoir of talent in the world."
“Comey himself later said he was ‘mildly nauseous’ at the idea that he influenced the outcome of the election. Hearing that made me sick.” From her book “What Happened.”
I know that some of those plans [of North Korea] could very well lead to a missile that might reach Hawaii, if not the West Coast. We do have to try to get the countries in the region to work with us to do everything we can to confine and constrain them.”
"Probably my worst quality is that I get very passionate about what I think is right."
"I was shocked and appalled by the revelations about Harvey Weinstein. The behavior described by women coming forward cannot be tolerated. Their courage and the support of others is critical in helping to stop this kind of behavior."
“We’ve certainly had dark days in our marriage. You know all about them—and please consider for a moment what it would be like for the whole world to know about the worst moments in your relationship. There were times that I was deeply unsure about whether our marriage could or should survive. But on those days, I asked myself the questions that mattered most to me: Do I still love him? And can I still be in this marriage without becoming unrecognizable to myself? The answers were always yes.” From her book “What Happened.”
"Human rights are women's rights, and women's rights are human rights."
“We’re always going to argue about abortion. It’s a hard choice and it’s controversial, and that’s why I’m pro-choice, because I want people to make their own choices.”
“When we heard this [James Comey reopening the email investigation after the feds seized Anthony Weiner's laptop], Huma looked stricken. Anthony had already caused so much heartache. And now this. ‘This man is going to be the death of me,’ she said, bursting into tears.” From her book “What Happened.”
"Take criticism seriously, but not personally. If there is truth or merit in the criticism, try to learn from it. Otherwise, let it roll right off you."
"We need to understand that there is no formula for how women should lead their lives. That is why we must respect the choices that each woman makes for herself and her family. Every woman deserves the chance to realize her God-given potential."
“The Times has by no means been the only — or even the worst — offender, but its treatment has stung the most…I suppose this mini-rant guarantees that my book will receive a rip-her-to-shreds review in the Times, but history will agree that this coverage affected the outcome of the election. Besides, I had to get this off my chest!”
“Voting is the most precious right of every citizen, and we have a moral obligation to ensure the integrity of our voting process.”
"Always aim high, work hard, and care deeply about what you believe in. And, when you stumble, keep faith. And, when you’re knocked down, get right back up and never listen to anyone who says you can’t or shouldn’t go on."