People quotes (132/21429 Quotes)

„ In theory, at least, all presidents are servants of the people who elected them. In the case of Barack Obama, it has seemed from the start that the idea as applied to him was more than mere metaphor. He is the first president in my lifetime whom the country felt obligated to remind that he know his place. “

Previous Quote Next Quote
132/21429 quote by Charlie Pierce
Charlie Pierce Quote: In theory, at least, all presidents are servants of the people who elected them. In the case of Barack Obama, it has seemed from the start that the idea as applied to him was more than mere metaphor. He is the first president in my lifetime whom the country felt obligated to remind that he know his place.

Quote information

Topics: People, Country, Felt, President, Lifetime, Mere, Barack, Metaphor, Know, More, He, First, Idea, Case, Place, Presidents, Remind, Obligated, Obama, Applied, His, Him, Elected, Barack Obama, Seemed

Author information

Charlie Pierce
Author born: December 28, 1953
Nationality: American
Author Profession: Journalist