268 Interesting Quotes By Donald Trump That Only He Can Produce
45th U.S. President
New York City, New York
Donald Trump is the 45th and the current President of the United States of American, and a business tycoon. After earning his degree in economics he joined his family real estate company. His real estate career focused on renovating and building hotels, golf courses, skyscrapers and casinos. He has also co-authored a number of books. In 2016, he entered the presidential race as a Republican and defeated 16 opponents in the primaries. Going by political commentators, his political position was described as nationalist, populist and protectionist. We have compiled some famous, wacky, outrageous and popular quotes and sayings by Donald Trump, which have been corralled from his speeches, shows, thoughts, interviews, works, writings, books, populace utterances and tweets. Read through the memorable, ridiculous, famous and craziest collection of quotes and thoughts by Donald Trump.
I think the World Trade Center should be rebuilt as the World Trade Center, only stronger and one story taller. I hate what they're doing with the World Trade Center site. In America, we understand that a nation is only living as long as it is striving. We will bring back our jobs. We will bring back our borders. We will bring back our wealth. And we will bring back our dreams. Together, we will lead our party back to the White House, and we will lead our country back to safety, prosperity, and peace. The U.S. has become a dumping ground for everybody else's problems. Forty Wall Street is probably the most beautiful tower in New York. The USGA is terrific. I've designed my course in Bedminster to the highest standards of the USGA, and it's a very special course. I describe Jeb Bush as a 'low-energy' individual, and unfortunately for him, that stuck. And it's true: he's a low-energy person. That doesn't make him a bad person. I've become very successful over the years. I think I own among the greatest properties in the world. I've met some great people that deal with me in the press. I've also met some people that were very dishonorable, frankly. I think I will be a great president having to do with the military and also having to do with taking care of our vets. I love Wingfoot; I'm a member of Wingfoot. It's a great course. Seth Meyers is highly overrated as a comedian. It's my life. It just continues to go forward from 'The Apprentice.' I've always been covered by a press that's mostly financial press. Ever since 'The Apprentice,' my life has gotten so much busier. My father was a successful real estate developer, and he was a very tough man but a good man. My father would always praise me. He always thought I was the smartest person. Remember, many Republicans didn't vote for Mitt Romney. He didn't inspire people. I get a lot of credit for comb-overs. But it's not really a comb-over. It's sort of a little bit forward and back. I've combed it the same way for years. Same thing, every time. I always look at it that I work with my employees as opposed to them working for me. I do respect them; I have great respect for women. In fact, one of the reasons 'The Apprentice' was such a successful show for so many years, the audience of women was fantastic. I went to the Wharton School of Finance, the toughest place to get into. I was a great student. We've had soldiers that were so badly hurt and killed. I want their families to get something. I think that when you get right down to it, people do evolve on different issues. And, you know, I'm pro-life. And I was begrudgingly the other way. Obamacare is, number one and maybe least importantly, it's costing the country a fortune. I have very good executives and great children. They're very good. I have respect for Senator McCain. I used to like him a lot. I supported him. I raised a lot of money for his campaign against President Obama. The Veterans Administration is a scandal. It's corrupt, and what's going on is a disgrace. And, believe me, if I win, if I become president, that will end. The veterans will be treated properly. Many agree that the worst thing that could ever happen is if Russia and China get closer. Years ago, I predicted that Iran would take over Iraq. Iran and Iraq used to fight back and forth. Iran is not getting rid of any of its nuclear plants. They're not getting rid of anything. I played golf with my friends, and then I started to play with the hustlers. And I learned a lot. I learned about golf; I learned about gambling. I learned about everything. The Pope, I hope, can only be scared by God. Somebody said I am the most popular person in Arizona because I am speaking the truth. Saudi Arabia makes a billion dollars a day, okay? They make a billion dollars a day. Mexico's making a fortune off the United States. Hillary Clinton is not going to be able to create jobs, I will tell you right now. I have a great, great company. I employ thousands of people. And I'm very proud of the job I did. Obama and his attack dogs have nothing but hate and anger in their hearts and spew it whenever possible. The Obama representatives like Robert Gibbs attack people viciously, but people like me will not be silent and will answer them back. It's a great thing when you can show that you've been successful and that you've made a lot of money and that you've employed a lot of people. A lot of people feel very good about Mitt Romney and I think he's going to do a great job. I think George Will is somebody that said recently that the Republicans will not lose, as a Republican, that the Republicans will not win the election. I think it was a terrible statement. Getting things done in this country, if you want to build something, if you want to start a company, it's getting to be virtually impossible with all of the bureaucracy and all of the approvals. Today, and I'm very strongly against tax increases. I'm the No. 1 developer in New York, I'm the biggest in Atlantic City, and maybe we'll keep it that way. Well, yes, I've fired a lot of people. Generally I like other people to fire, because it's always a lousy task. But I have fired many people. A little more moderation would be good. Of course, my life hasn't exactly been one of moderation. I would say that I bought the land under which Trump Tower sits while playing golf. You don't get a standing ovation and get boos, by the way. They don't go hand in hand. I've been making deals all my life. I give to everybody. When they call, I give. And do you know what? When I need something from them two years later, three years later, I call them, they are there for me. In July of 2004, I came out strongly against the war with Iraq because it was going to destabilize the Middle East. I was a great student at a great school, Wharton School of Finance. My big focus is China and OPEC and all of these countries that are just absolutely destroying the United States. I want trade deals, but they have to be great for the United States and our workers. We don't make great deals anymore, but we will once I become president. Speeches are much easier if you read them. I just find when I do that, it's harder to fire up the crowd. If people can just pour into the country illegally, you don't have a country. Hillary Clinton has perfected the politics of personal profit and theft. She ran the State Department like her own personal hedge fund - doing favors for oppressive regimes, and many others, in exchange for cash. Americans want great schools for their children, safe neighborhoods for their families, and good jobs for themselves. These are the just and reasonable demands of a righteous public. In 2009, pre-Hillary, ISIS was not even on the map. Libya was stable. Egypt was peaceful. Iraq was seeing a really big, big reduction in violence. Iran was being choked by sanctions. Syria was somewhat under control. The interesting thing is that everyone in golf is just nice. You learn a lot about people playing golf: their integrity, how they play under pressure. I want to lower taxes for the middle class. The way I run my business seems to be easier than the way I run my life. I rely on myself very much. I just think that you have an instinct and you go with it. Especially when it comes to deal-making and buying things. I win at golf. I'm a club champion many times at different clubs. I win at golf. I can sink the three-footer on the 18th hole when others can't. I want to be a fair trader. I want to be a firm and fair trader. People are tired of seeing politicians as all talk and no action. Everybody has their detractors. Some people say arrogance, or whatever they may say. I only have one thing in mind, and that's doing a great job for the country. I love Wisconsin. It's a great place. I deal with foreign countries. I made a lot of money dealing against China. I've made a lot of money dealing against many other countries. You know that ISIS wants to go in and take over the Vatican? You have heard that. You know, that's a dream of theirs, to go into Italy. Obama does not like the issue of where he was born. I think Les Moonves is the most highly overrated person in television. Hillary Clinton was the worst Secretary of State in the history of the country. The world came apart under her reign as Secretary of State. I wasn't satisfied just to earn a good living. I was looking to make a statement. We - we need strength, we need energy, we need quickness and we need brain in this country to turn it around. I have made really some significant deals because I play golf. If I was the governor of New Jersey, the George Washington Bridge would not have been shut. I do have my ducks in line if I want to do it, but I'd love to see the Republicans pick somebody that was going to win and take over this country and frankly, to use the expression, 'Make America great again.' I've created tens of thousands of jobs over the years. We need intelligence in this country. We need a certain toughness in this country, or we're going to end up like a lot of the other places, and we're not going to have a country left. I've been dealing with politicians all my life. All my life. And I've always gotten them to do what I need them to do. Colonel Jack Jacobs is a good guy. And I see him on occasion. Politicians can't manage. All they can do is talk. I mean, there's no arguing. There is no anything. There is no beating around the bush. 'You're fired' is a very strong term. We will get our people off of welfare and back to work - rebuilding our country with American hands and American labor. At the Super Bowl, when Beyonce was thrusting her hips forward in a very suggestive manner, if someone else had done that, it would've been a national scandal. I thought it was ridiculous. I'm competitive, and I love to create challenges for myself. Maybe that's not always a good thing. It can make life complicated. Owning great landmarks such as the Empire State Building or Trump Tower or the General Motors Building or the Plaza Hotel - there are certain just spectacular landmarks - it's an honor; it's really an honor. I built a great company, one of the - some of the most iconic assets in the world, $10 billion of net worth, more than $10 billion of net worth, and frankly, I had a great time doing it. I get called all these horrible names by Lindsey Graham, who I don't even know. I've got the hottest brand in the world. People might not think that, but the Republicans have all of the cards. And this is the time to get rid of Obamacare. This is the time to make the great deal. Together, we will determine the course of America and the world for years to come. We will face challenges. We will confront hardships. But we will get the job done. I will fight for you with every breath in my body - and I will never, ever let you down. What I hate about Halle Berry is there's always drama around her. It's always fighting, automobile accidents, fistfights, boyfriends fighting ex-husbands for the child.
I think Ronald Reagan was one of the great presidents, period, not just recently. I thought he had the demeanor. I thought he had the bearing. I thought he had the thought process.
As your president, I will do everything in my power to protect our LGBTQ citizens from the violence and oppression of a hateful foreign ideology.
I've always felt comfortable in front of a camera. Either you're good at it or you're not good at it.
If you love what you do, if you love going to the office, if you really like it - not just say it, but really like it - it keeps you young and energised. I really love what I do.
If I don't get along with Democrats, I'm sort of, like, out of business.
I could never have imagined that firing 67 people on national television would actually make me more popular, especially with the younger generation. I own buildings. I'm a builder; I know how to build. Nobody can build like I can build. Nobody. And the builders in New York will tell you that. I build the best product. And my name helps a lot.