Good Quotes By Barbar Jordon

A nation is formed   by the willingness of each of us to share in the responsibility for upholding   the common good.

One thing is clear   to me: We, as human beings, must be willing to accept people who are   different from ourselves.

Think what a better   world it would be if we all, the whole world, had cookies and milk about   three o'clock every afternoon and then lay down on our blankets for a nap.

What the people   want is very simple - they want an America as good as its promise.



More is required of   public officials than slogans and handshakes and press releases. More is   required. We must hold ourselves strictly accountable. We must provide the   people with a vision of the future.


We are a people in   a quandary about the present. We are a people in search of our future. We are   a people in search of a national community.

Let each person do   his or her part. If one citizen is unwilling to participate, all of us are   going to suffer. For the American idea, though it is shared by all of us, is   realized in each one of us.

There is no   executive order; there is no law that can require the American people to form   a national community. This we must do as individuals and if we do it as   individuals, there is no President of the United States who can veto that   decision.

There is no   obstacle in the path of young people who are poor or members of minority   groups that hard work and preparation cannot cure.