One of the lessons that I grew up with was to always stay true to yourself and never let what somebody else says distract you from your goals. And so when I hear about negative and false attacks, I really don't invest any energy in them, because I know who I am.
Success doesn’t count unless you earn it fair and square.Michelle Obama
One of the things — the important aspects of this race — is role modeling what good families should look like. Our view was that, if you can't run your own house, you certainly can't run the White House.Michelle Obama
Barack is one of the smartest men we will see in our lifetime.Michelle Obama
To Mom, Dad, Craig and all of my special friends: Thank-you for loving me and always making me feel good about myself.Michelle Obama
If my future were determined just by my performance on a standardized test, I wouldn't be here. I guarantee you that.Michelle Obama
Translating hope into action is something Barack has done for his entire career.Michelle Obama
I would be very present in his life right now. I would be probably with him a good chunk of the time, just there to talk, to figure out what's going on in his head, to figure out who's in his life and who's not, you know.Michelle Obama
Let me tell you something. For the first time in my adult life, I am really proud of my country, because it feels like hope is finally making a comeback.Michelle Obama
A lot of young people think they're invincible, but the truth is young people are knuckleheads. Now young people can get insurance for as little as $50 a month, less than the cost of gym shoes.Michelle Obama
Through my education, I didn't just develop skills, I didn't just develop the ability to learn, but I developed confidence.Michelle Obama
We learned about gratitude and humility - that so many people had a hand in our success, from the teachers who inspired us to the janitors who kept our school clean... and we were taught to value everyone's contribution and treat everyone with respect.Michelle Obama
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