»And together, we shall writeJoe Biden, 2021
an American story of hope, not fear.
Of unity, not division.
Of light, not darkness.
An American story of decency and dignity.
Of love and of healing.
Of greatness and of goodness.
May this be the story that guides us.
The story that inspires us.«
»From this moment on, it’s going to be America First.«Donald Trump, 2017
»Starting today, we must pick ourselves up, dust ourselves off, and begin again the work of remaking America.«Barack Obama, 2009
»The most important tasks of a democracy are done by everyone.«George W. Bush, 2001
»Each generation of Americans must define what it means to be an American.«Bill Clinton, 1993
»America is never wholly herself unless she is engaged in high moral principle.«George H. W. Bush, 1989
»Let us renew our determination, our courage, and our strength. And let us renew our faith and our hope.«Ronald Reagan, 1981
»We must once again have full faith in our country — and in one another. I believe America can be better.«Jimmy Carter 1977
»I believe that truth is the glue that holds government together, not only our government but civilization itself.«Gerald R. Ford, 1974 (nach dem Rücktritt Von Nixon)
»We see the hope of tomorrow in the youth of today.«Richard Nixon, 1969
»So let us put an end to the teaching and the preaching of hate and evil and violence.«Lyndon B. Johnson, 1963 (nach der Ermordung von Kennedy)
»Ask not what your country can do for you — ask what you can do for your country .«John F. Kennedy, 1961