Growth Quotes BY  Barbara Bush

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.

You just don't luck   into things as much as you'd like to think you do. You build step by step,   whether it's friendships or opportunities.

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One thing I can say   about George... he may not be able to keep a job, but he's not boring.

You may think the   president is all-powerful, but he is not. He needs a lot of guidance from the   Lord.

I'm not a   competitive person, and I think women like me because they don't think I'm   competitive, just nice.

Somewhere out in   this audience may even be someone who will one day follow my footsteps, and   preside over the White House as the president's spouse. I wish him well!

And who knows?   Somewhere out there in this audience may even be someone who will one day   follow my footsteps, and preside over the White House as the president's   spouse. I wish him well!

You know sit with   your arm around a little kid and read. It not only teaches them to read but   it keeps the family strong.