American dream Related Quotes



The American dream of rags to riches is a dream for a reason - it is hard to achieve; were everyone to do it, it wouldn't be a dream but would rather be reality.

Robert Fulton


“The Hispanic dream -- the hope of a better future -- is the American dream. Hispanic values are American values. The values of opportunity, fairness and community are also Democratic values. While, more than ever before, Hispanic-Americans are enjoying the benefits of the middle class, the Bush Administration is leaving them behind. Republicans are undermining the values of hope and opportunity, but we will not let them divide us.”

Nancy Pelosi


The world of nominal, cultural Christianity that took the American dream and added Jesus to it in order to say, 'you can have everything you ever wanted and Heaven too,' is soon to be gone. Good riddance.

Russell D. Moore


President Obama's approach embodies the values, the ideas, and the direction America must take to build a 21st century version of the American Dream in a nation of shared opportunities, shared prosperity and shared responsibilities.

William J. Clinton


The death tax punishes the American dream - making it virtually impossible for the average American family to build wealth across generations.

Christopher Bond


“I have lived the American dream, and I am determined to ensure the possibility of that dream for others, ... I am here to ask you to re-elect President George W. Bush ... I believe in George Bush's idea of 'compassionate conservatism.' From the time I first heard him talk about it, I said, 'compassionate conservatism is the story of my life.' ”

Mel Martinez


I have lived the American dream, and that is the dream I want for our children and all children everywhere.

Mike Medavoy


The negative side of the American Dream comes when people pursue success at any cost, which in turn destroys the vision and the dream.

Azar Nafisi


“Part of the American dream is to live long and die young. Only those Americans who are willing to die for their country are fit to live.”

Douglas Macarthur


Let's go tell everyone we meet that, when the American dream is at stake, you want Barack Obama in charge.

Deval Patrick