14 of George H.W. Bush's most presidential quotes

Shayanne Gal/Business InsiderFormer President George H.W. Bush was leader of the free world from 1989 to 1993.

Former President George H.W. Bush died on Friday, November 30, at 11:10 p.m. ET, at age 94.

In April, Bush was admitted to Houston Methodist Hospital for a blood infection. His hospitalisation came nearly a week after his wife, former first lady Barbara Bush, died at age 92.

To honour him, here are 14 of his most presidential quotes:


On the future:

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On campaigning:

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On freedom:

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On America’s diversity:

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On his mission as president:

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On his guiding principles in life:

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On America’s role in the world:

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On being married to Barbara Bush:

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On the 24/7 news cycle:

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On the presidency:

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More on freedom:

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On America’s purpose:

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On the American dream:

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On treating others well:

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