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A collection of quotes by Michelle Obama on decisions, fear, fashion, humor, success, inspiration, art, equality, family, women, focus, hope, politics and empowerment.

12 Michelle Obama Quotes That Hold A World Of Wisdom

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First Lady of the United States

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17 January 1964 AD

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Chicago

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53

Michelle LeVaughn Robinson Obama, is a popular American writer and lawyer. She was the First Lady of United States from 2009 to 2017. Obama studied at ‘Princeton University’ and then attended ‘Harvard Law School’. Her early legal career was spent working at ‘Sidley Austin’, a law firm. However, she came into prominence on the global stage during Barack Obama’s bid for the United Presidency. She campaigned for her husband and delivered number of speeches and keynote address that made her popular across the globe. Michelle Obama is an extremely eloquent speaker and throughout the duration of her time as the First Lady of the United States, she continued to deliver excellent speeches like those at the ‘Democratic National Convention’ events in 2012 and later on in 2016 where she spoke in support of the presidential nominee Hillary Clinton. She has been vocal about her thoughts and has expressed her views on varied subjects starting from nutrition, healthy eating, equality, poverty and fashion among other things. Let us browse through deceptively simple, sensible and inspirational quotes and thoughts by Michelle Obama that teach us to love ourselves, work for our community and speak our minds without the awe of judgement.

My daughters are the heart of my heart and the center of my world

- Michelle Obama

The truth is, in order to get things like universal health care and a revamped education system, then someone is going to have to give up a piece of their pie so that someone else can have more.

- Michelle Obama

The realities are that, you know, as a black man, you know, Barack can get shot going to the gas station, you know.

- Michelle Obama

What I notice about men, all men, is that their order is me, my family, God is in there somewhere, but me is first.

- Michelle Obama

It’s easier to hold onto your own stereotypes and misconceptions, it makes you feel justified in your own ignorance. That’s America. So the challenge for us is, are we ready for change?

- Michelle Obama

Changing the big picture takes time.. and the best things to do is focus on the things that we can make in our lives if we're doing all that. That becomes the collage of real change

- Michelle Obama: In Her Own Words, Michelle Obama

My most important title is still “mom-in-chief.” My daughters are still the heart of my heart and the center of my world.

- Michelle Obama

I hate diversity workshops. “Real change comes from having enough comfort to be really honest and say something very uncomfortable.

- Michelle Obama

Good relationships feel good. They feel right. They don't hurt.

- Michelle Obama

Just do what works for you, because there will always be someone who think diffenrently...

- Michelle Obama

He’s always asking: ‘Is that new? I haven’t seen that before.’ It’s like, Why don’t you mind your own business? Solve world hunger. Get out of my closet.

- Michelle Obama

You can't make decisions based on fear and the possibility of what might happen.

- Michelle Obama