Barbara Bush

Whether they were heroes, poets, scholars, or leaders, the brightest minds in human history have thought and written about values and their meanings. Here are some inspirational quotes by Barbara Bush.

encouragement

“If human beings are perceived as potentials rather than problems, as possessing strengths instead of weaknesses, as unlimited rather that dull and unresponsive, then they thrive and grow to their capabilities.”

Barbara Bush (born 1925); Wife Of The 41st President Of The United States

giving back

“Giving frees us from the familiar territory of our own needs by opening our mind to the unexplained worlds occupied by the needs of others.”

Barbara Bush (born 1925); Wife Of The 41st President Of The United States

live life

“At the end of your life, you will never regret not having passed one more test, not winning one more verdict, or not closing one more deal. You will regret time not spent with a husband, a friend, a child, or a parent.”

Barbara Bush (born 1925); Wife Of The 41st President Of The United States

making a difference

“Never lose sight of the fact that the most important yardstick of your success will be how you treat other people - your family, friends, and coworkers, and even strangers you meet along the way.”

Barbara Bush (born 1925); Wife Of The 41st President Of The United States