Former President George H.W. Bush died on Friday, November 30, at 11:10 p.m. ET, at age 94.
Statement by the 43rd President of the United States, George W. Bush, on the passing of his father this evening at the age 94. pic.twitter.com/oTiDq1cE7h
— Jim McGrath (@jgm41) December 1, 2018
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:
On America’s diversity:
On his mission as president:
On his guiding principles in life:
On America’s role in the world:
On being married to Barbara Bush:
On the 24/7 news cycle:
On the presidency:
More on freedom:
On America’s purpose:
On the American dream:
On treating others well:
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