And I look back on my life, and I think, beyond my family — my sister, my brother, my mom, my dad — the people who made a difference in my life, in a fundamental way, were teachers.
President Joe Biden addressing the teacher in attendance at the 2022 National and State Teachers of the Year Event.
All school meals should be free to children.
September 12, 2019
I would imagine that there is probably a gun in the schools to protect from potential grizzlies.
Jan 17, 2017
It would be very good for us if we had the internet in the schools. And we hope that in the future, we'll not only have the internet, we're also dreaming of installing language laboratories in every school.
Jan 04, 2017
You are not born with a fixed amount of resilience. Like a muscle, you can build it up, draw on it when you need it. In that process you will figure out who you really are—and you just might become the very best version of yourself
May 14, 2016
To have a fulfilling life you have to make promises,you have to surrender some freedom of choice to taste a higher freedom, the freedom that comes after you’ve settled on a direction, chained yourself to a cause, an enlarged your capacities. It is precisely our restraints that liberate us for that higher freedom.
May 18, 2016
My dream changed from becoming a doctor to becoming the Prime Minister of Pakistan, for fixing all the issues in bringing education to all.
Oct 20, 2016
We must all be historians. Who we are is indelibly shaped by who we have been.
Aug 31, 2016
It took me a moment to realize what was going on, that he was hitting me because I was a Jew. I turned around and realized it was somebody I didn’t know. I realized he was there to kill. I said, ‘Stop, stop, stop!’ but he heard nothing.
Jan 24, 2016
I see myself in these girls. I see my daughters in these girls. These girls are our girls, and I simply can't walk away from them. So for me, this is truly a moral issue.
Sep 17, 2015