Jimmy Carter Quotes

Be motivated by the words of wisdom in thes Jimmy Carter quotes. Born October 1, 1924, Jimmy Carter was the 39th President of the United States. He has been a promoter of human rights around the world. He works and supports, Habitat for Humanity, which builds houses for the needy. The Nobel Peace Price was award to Mr Carter in 2002 for his "efforts to find peaceful solutions to international conflicts, to advance democracy and human rights, and to promote economic and social development."

Government is a contrivance of human wisdom to provide for human wants. People have the right to expect that these wants will be provided for by this wisdom.
Jimmy Carter
Wisdom   |   Accoutability   |


Globalization, as defined by rich people like us, is a very nice thing... you are talking about the Internet, you are talking about cell phones, you are talking about computers. This doesn't affect two-thirds of the people of the world.
Jimmy Carter
Communication   |   Diversity   |


America did not invent human rights. In a very real sense human rights invented America.
Jimmy Carter
Helping Others   |   Accountability Quotes   |


We must adjust to changing times and still hold to unchanging principles.
Jimmy Carter
Change   |   Time   |


Wherever life takes us, there are always moments of wonder.
Jimmy Carter
Quotes about Life   |   Graduation Quotes   |


Aggression unopposed becomes a contagious disease.
Jimmy Carter
Anger   |   Peace   |


Like music and art, love of nature is a common language that can transcend political or social boundaries.
Jimmy Carter
Music   |   Love   |


We become not a melting pot but a beautiful mosaic. Different people, different beliefs, different yearnings, different hopes, different dreams.
Jimmy Carter
Believe   |   Dream   |


We will not learn how to live together in peace by killing each other's children.
Jimmy Carter
Prayers of Serenity and of Thanks   |   Blessed   |


There should be an honest attempt at the reconciliation of differences before resorting to combat.
Jimmy Carter
Honesty   |   Words of Encouragement   |


You can do what you have to do, and sometimes you can do it even better than you think you can.
Jimmy Carter
Encouraging   |   Positive   |


If you're totally illiterate and living on one dollar a day, the benefits of globalization never come to you.
Jimmy Carter
Appreciation   |   Doubt   |


If you fear making anyone mad, then you ultimately probe for the lowest common denominator of human achievement.
Jimmy Carter
Achievement   |   Fear   |


The experience of democracy is like the experience of life itself-always changing, infinite in its variety, sometimes turbulent and all the more valuable for having been tested by adversity.
Jimmy Carter
Adversity  |   Experience   |



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