Donald Trump quotes
Quotes by and about Donald Trump
(Continued from his main entry on the site.)
Trump: "It's tangible, it's solid, it's beautiful. ... I just love real estate."
Peter Thiel: "[He has] a phenomenal understanding of people. ... He knows exactly what to say to different people to put them at ease."
Mike Pence: "He's a doer in a game usually reserved for talkers. And when Donald Trump does his talking, he doesn't tiptoe around the thousand new rules of political correctness."
Melania Trump: "People agree with him because they are tired of ... people in Washington [because] they don't do much. And he is a doer. He does things. He is not just talking. He will [get] things done."
Washington Times: "On his first day in office, President Trump brought back a bust of the legendary British prime minister [Winston Churchill] to the [Oval Office]."
Wall Street Journal: "[Trump has] chosen a presidential portrait to put in the Oval Office. It is fiery Andrew Jackson, tormentor of elites, champion of the 19th century's deplorables."
Newt Gingrich: "In terms of style, Donald Trump is this very strange cross between Andrew Jackson, Theodore Roosevelt, and P. T. Barnum. ... He lives life at a 100% pace. I've never seen anything like it."
New York Magazine: "About the president's perspective on the [White House] staff scrambling and turf wars, [an] adviser, who has known Trump since the 1990s, [said], 'I don't think the president cares. I think he likes the infighting. I think his attitude is, let's see if you're tough. Let's see who's tough.'"
Developmental psychologist Howard Gardner, professor at Harvard Graduate School of Education: "[Trump is] remarkably narcissistic."
Clinical psychologist Ben Michaelis: "[Trump is a] textbook [case of the] narcissistic personality disorder."
Clinical psychologist George Simon: "[Trump's narcissism] is so classic that I'm archiving video clips of him to use in workshops because there's no better example of his characteristics."
Ben Shapiro: "Trump is a charlatan. ... He has significantly under-performed every market he could have competed with over the course of his career, from the stock market to the property market."