Cory Booker Quotes

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  • There is a tremendous amount of corporate villainy going on in the US, where corporations are doing things that they know are causing harm, and they wouldn't do this where their children live or where their children are growing up. Communities often don't have the tools necessary to fight back against grievous harms being caused them. So to give a cause of action for folks who can demonstrate the harm that's being caused, it's critically important that you allow people to have more tools with which to defend themselves and defend their communities.

  • If you want extraordinary results you must put in extraordinary effort.

    FaceBook post by Cory Booker from Oct 06, 2014
  • People who think I'm gay, some part of me thinks it's wonderful. Because I want to challenge people on their homophobia. I love seeing on Twitter when someone says I'm gay, and I say, 'So what does it matter if I am? So be it. I hope you are not voting for me because you are making the presumption that I'm straight.'

    "New Jersey’s Cory Booker: A perfect senator for ‘This Town’?". Interview with Jason Horowitz, August 26, 2013.
  • Before you tell me what you teach and preach, show me how you live and give.

  • Give more than is expected, love more than seems wise, serve more than seems necessary, and help more than is asked.

    FaceBook post by Cory Booker from Nov 14, 2013
  • Can you every single day tell a true testimony of who you are? That's really what life is about.

  • Marriage equality is not a choice. It is a legal right.

  • We become distracted from productive labors by our perceived opponents; we become focused on them and not on our larger calling to advance our nation; our debate becomes more about scoring points against an adversary and less about advancing our common cause.

    "A Great American Servant" by Cory Booker, June 15, 2009.
  • We need to be acting responsible as adults, and I don't endorse in any way the irresponsible use of marijuana. But I do believe we have come to a point in our society where we need to end prohibition. We need to have taxed, regulated marijuana within American communities.

  • As I review the great history of our nation, community organizers have been at the center of so many of our great social movements.

    "A Great American Tradition: Community Organizing" by Cory Booker, September 10, 2008.
  • Leadership is not a position or a title, it is action and example.

    FaceBook post by Cory Booker from Sep 12, 2013
  • What more could you ask for in life than to be given an impossible challenge?

  • May we help more than we hurt, may we seek to understand more than be understood and may we love more than we judge.

    FaceBook post by Cory Booker from Jan 12, 2016
  • I hope and understand that people are getting a better recognition that food stamps is a program that really helps America, helps families in need. It's not a government handout. If anything, it's a safety net that helps people through difficult times and bridges them towards stability.

  • Remember that the biggest thing you could do today is a small act of kindness.

    FaceBook post by Cory Booker from Sep 14, 2012
  • The world you see outside of you will always be a reflection of what you have inside of you.

    "Today Show Hero-Worships Rising Democratic 'Star' Cory Booker". Interview with Jamie Gangel, March 22, 2011.
  • I visited the Ethiopian National Project which was created by the government to fully integrate Ethiopian Jews into Israel's society. They're still facing a lot of challenges with poverty, unemployment but the Ethiopian National Project is really doing an extraordinary job in empowering the Ethiopian community to be successful.

    "Jewish Insider's Daily Kickoff". Jewish Insider Interview, August 30, 2016.
  • The first thing we should be concerned about the BLM movement should be the issues that the Black Lives Matter movement is bringing forward. There's no fundamental platform being brought by activists in Oakland, Baltimore, or New Jersey. The main issues that you see, the commonality between activists all around the country, are trying to deal with the challenges in the criminal justice system, something that is very much central to my work. So my hope is that people stay focused on the urgency to create justice here at home.

    "Jewish Insider's Daily Kickoff". Jewish Insider Interview, August 30, 2016.
  • If you understand the Black Lives Matter movement, there's no central leadership of the movement. This is an organic, grassroots movement all around America.

    "Senator Cory Booker: Israel and Middle East Q&A". JLNJ Interview, September 1, 2016.
  • You cant have a physical transformation until you have a spiritual transformation.

  • 2016 is an election like I've never seen before. And I think it reflects the fact that many people have a dissatisfaction with politics as usual. So I think this is a time where both parties should be humble, reach out to each other and try to find ways to build on common ground to serve the concerns, the rightful frustrations of the American people.

  • In America we have a Declaration of Independence, but our history, our advancements, our global strength all point to an American declaration of interdependence.

    FaceBook post by Cory Booker from Feb 19, 2016
  • Never let your soul be silenced. Live life out loud. Every day tell your truth not with words but with actions from your heart.

    FaceBook post by Cory Booker from Oct 09, 2012
  • Speaking as somebody who voted against TPA and has a lot of suspicions about Trans Pacific Partnership that are reflected in our concerns about what's hurting the American economy and what the opportunity is to grow, I have to say I like a person like Hillary Clinton who is willing to analyze the facts. I have met no one smarter than her in politics.

  • Real courage is holding on to a still voice in your head that says, 'I must keep going.' It's that voice that says nothing is a failure if it is not final. That voice that says to you, 'Get out of bed. Keep going. I will not quit.'

    "Most of all, be kind, Newark Mayor Cory Booker tells seniors at Class Day" by Susan Gonzalez, May 19, 2013.
  • Greatness is helping others realize they are great, beautiful and capable. Genius is seeing the wonder and possibility in those others ignore.

    FaceBook post by Cory Booker from Jun 17, 2013
  • Before you speak to me about your religion, first show it to me in how you treat other people. Before you tell me how much you love your God, show me in how much you love all His children.

    Cory Booker (2016). “United: Thoughts on Finding Common Ground and Advancing the Common Good”, p.173, Ballantine Books
  • We live in a gender-biased world. I know we have a lot. But I do know that this history we're making, when Hillary Clinton will accept the nomination, I think it's going to go good steps in helping this country heal from its past and grow towards its future that's more inclusive, more accepting and more realizing that every American has value and that discrimination has no place in politics, in the workplace or anywhere at all.

  • The only thing that weakens worry is work, so I will be working for Marie Corfield

  • Here, we have a country that is making its veterans, people who are struggling with post-traumatic stress, people who are struggling with depression, who often they're only hope is their access to marijuana to treat these illnesses, and here we are criminalizing them for doing what's necessary to stabilize their lives as a result of their service. This is not who we are as a country. We are better than this.

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    Cory Booker

    • Born: April 27, 1969
    • Occupation: United States Senator