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Jimmy Carter Quotes

(1924), American Statesman, 39th President

You can do what you have to do, and sometimes you can do it even better than you think you can.

Category: Determination

America did not invent human rights. In a very real sense... human rights invented America.

Category: Human Rights

We should live our lives as though Christ were coming this afternoon.

Category: Life And Living

I've looked on a lot of women with lust. I've committed adultery in my heart many times.

Category: Lust

We've uncovered some embarrassing ancestors in the not-too-distant past. Some horse thieves, and some people killed on Saturday nights. One of my relatives, unfortunately, was even in the newspaper business.

Category: Media

We become not a melting pot but a beautiful mosaic. Different people, different beliefs, different yearnings, different hopes, different dreams.

Category: Multiculturalism

A strong nation, like a strong person, can afford to be gentle, firm, thoughtful, and restrained. It can afford to extend a helping hand to others. It's a weak nation, like a weak person, that must behave with bluster and boasting and rashness and other signs of insecurity.

Category: Nations