Encouraging Quotes by Jimmy Carter

Encouraging Quotes by the 39th President of the United States – Jimmy Carter.

Jimmy Carter
Jimmy Carter
  • “Go out on a limb. That’s where the fruit is.”

  • “Earlier in my life I though the things that mattered were the things that you could see, like your car, your house, your wealth, your property, your office. But as I’ve grown older, I’ve become convinced that the things that matter most are the things that you can’t see — the love you share with others, your inner purpose, your comfort with who you are.”

  • “We must adjust to changing times and still hold to unchanging principles.”

  • “War may sometimes be a necessary evil. But no matter how necessary, it is always an evil, never a good. We will not learn to live together in peace by killing each other’s children.”

  • “I believe that anyone can be successful in life, regardless of natural talent or the environment within which we live.”

  • “If you fear making anyone mad, then you ultimately probe for the lowest common denominator of human achievement.”

  • “Failure is a reality; we all fail at times, and it’s painful when we do. But it’s better to fail while striving for something wonderful, challenging, adventurous, and uncertain, than to say, “I don’t want to try because I may not succeed completely.”

  • “It is not necessary to fear the prospect of failure, but to be determined not to fail.”

  • “When our mothers, wives, sisters, and daughters are considered both different and inferior in the eyes of the God we worship, this belief tends to permeate society and everyone suffers.”

  • “We must make it clear that a platform of ‘I hate gay men and women’ is not a way to become president of the United States.”

  • “America did not invent human rights. In a very real sense human rights invented America.”

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