- We will stand up for our friends in the world. And one of the most important friends is the State of Israel. My administration will be steadfast in support Israel against terrorism and violence, and in seeking the peace for which all Israelis pray.
I can hear you, the rest of the world can hear you and the people who knocked these buildings down will hear all of us soon.
The terrorists and their supporters declared war on the United States - and war is what they got.
To those of you who received honours, awards and distinctions, I say well done. And to the C students, I say you, too, can be president of the United States.
Some folks look at me and see a certain swagger, which in Texas is called "walking."
Iraq is no diversion. It is a place where civilization is taking a decisive stand against chaos and terror, we must not waver.
We cannot blame the schools alone for the dismal decline in SAT verbal scores. When our kids come home from school do they pick up a book or do they sit glued to the tube, watching music videos? Parents, don't make the mistake of thinking your kid only learns between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.
On September 11 2001, America felt its vulnerability even to threats that gather on the other side of the Earth. We resolved then, and we are resolved today, to confront every threat from any source that could bring sudden terror and suffering to America.
When you turn your heart and your life over to Christ, when you accept Christ as the savior, it changes your heart.
Many Happy Returns of the day, Mister President!