We’ve collected the best Joe Biden Quotes. Use them as an inspiration.
There is no inherent power in the office of the vice presidency. Zero. None. It’s all a reflection of your relationship with the president. I mean, Kennedy never let Johnson in the office.
America’s commitment to collective defense under Article 5 of NATO is a sacred obligation in our view – a sacred obligation not just for now, but for all time.
People everywhere in the world are hungry for economic opportunity. And it’s about a lot more than being able to make money.
Well, I thought the deal was, when you went to work for the government you weren’t supposed to make money!
Innovation can only occur where you can breathe free.
In my neighborhood, when you’ve got something to say to a guy, you look him in the eye and you say it to him.
Just talk to me as a father – not what the Constitution says. What do you feel?
You’re looking at a middle-class guy. I am who I am.
Folks, I can tell you I’ve known eight presidents, three of them intimately.
This nuclear option is ultimately an example of the arrogance of power.
Failure at some point in your life is inevitable, but giving up is unforgivable.
I know what I believe, I know what I want to do, and I’m just comfortable saying it, and laying it out there.
I have a really close relationship with Mike Bloomberg.
I don’t say very much I don’t really think through. I know that sounds inconsistent with Joe Biden.
It’s overwhelmingly in the self-interest of the United States of America to have a secure, democratic friend, a strategic partner like Israel.
The United States supports a strong, united Ukraine with productive and peaceful relationships with both the East and the West, with both Russia and Europe.
Remember, no one decides who they’re going to vote for based on the vice president. I mean that literally.
I’ve been really, really fortunate.
The White House isn’t the place to learn how to deal with international crisis, the balance of power, war and peace, and the economic future of the next generation.
In the 21st century, the countries that thrive will be the ones where citizens know their voices will be heard because the institutions are transparent.
No nation should stoke instability in its neighbor’s country.
One of the things I’ve never been accused of is not caring about people.
Unions did in fact build the middle class. And here’s what that did. That built the United States of America as we know it.
I believe the American people have a genuine and justifiable fear of government intrusion in what they instinctively know is going to be an ever more intrusive world.
Fighting corruption is not just good governance. It’s self-defense. It’s patriotism.
You know, my Grandpop Finnegan used to have an expression: he used to say, ‘Joey, the guy in Olyphant’s out of work, it’s an economic slowdown. When your brother-in-law‘s out of work, it’s a recession. When you’re out of work, it’s a depression.’
I have an expression I use as I’ve gone around the world through my career: ‘You never tell another man or woman what’s in their interest. They know their interest better than you know their interest.’
Over the objections, where they sound like squealing pigs, over the objections of Romney and all his allies, we passed some of the toughest Wall Street regulations in history, turning Wall Street back into the allocator of capital it always has been and no longer a casino. And they want to repeal it.
A gaffe in Washington is someone telling the truth, and telling the truth has never hurt me.
ISIS is not an existential threat to something happening to someone in the United States of America. It’s a serious problem overseas, but it’s confusing and frightening.
I support immediate financial assistance to the newly elected Palestinian president. Now, I don’t know what those numbers will be, and I don’t know how it’s going to be framed.
There’s no political point worth my son’s life.
‘Obama and Biden want to raise taxes by a trillion dollars.’ Guess what? Yes, we do in one regard: We want to let that trillion dollar tax cut expire so the middle class doesn’t have to bear the burden of all that money going to the super-wealthy. That’s not a tax raise. That’s called fairness where I come from.
We’re going to be OK because of the American people. They have more grit, determination and courage than you can imagine.
The 21st century is going to be the American century. Because we lead not only by the example of our power, but by the power of our example. That is the history of the journey of America.
I love that Cadillac ATS!
Saudi Arabia has allowed training on its soil of American forces.
Given a fair shot, given a fair chance, Americans have never, ever, ever, ever let their country down. Never. Never. Ordinary people like us. Who do extraordinary things.
If I don’t run for president, we’ll all be OK.
America doesn’t have health insurance.
The American people are so much stronger, so much more resolved than any enemy can fully understand.