7 Bill Clinton Quotes About Hillary That Will Melt Even The Most Conservative Heart

Tuesday marks the one-month anniversary of Hillary Clinton's presidential announcement, and she's already deep in the campaign trenches just 30 days in. From continued pressure to turn over emails on her private server to pressure from the left to oppose Obama's Pacific trade deal to pressure from the media to answer more questions, Hillary has been, well, under a lot of pressure. But even in her most hectic times, she has a constant source of comfort to rely on: her husband and rock, Bill Clinton. When everyone else looks at her as a way to fulfill their own agendas, Bill looks at Hillary for who she is, a love that's reflected in Bill Clinton's many quotes on Hillary Clinton through the decades.

From the day they met at Yale Law School in 1971, Hillary and Bill have been partners through thick and thin. She stood by him through his presidential terms, which were marred with a national extramarital affair and equally high-profile impeachment attempts. And now he's standing by her as she makes her second attempt at becoming the first female president of the United States. Through the years, they've had nothing but praise for each other.

An excerpt from Hillary's 2003 autobiography Living History reads:

They're still talking indeed, and this is what he's said about her.

His First Impression

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Bill has been smitten ever since he first laid eyes on Hillary at Yale in 1971. In his 2004 memoir My Life, Bill describes what sounds like love at first sight:

His Prophetic Observation


Just three years after meeting, Bill already saw Hillary as an exceptional leader. A 2008 article from The Weekly Standard quoted Bill saying:

Hillary's Strong Moral Compass


When Hillary was accused of misconduct in the Whitewater scandal, Bill came to her defense, telling The New York Times in 1994:

"You're The Best"

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In a 2007 speech during Hillary's first presidential campaign, Bill repeated something that he had once told her at Yale:

Hillary's Humanitarian Work

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When commenting on Hillary's work with the Clinton Global Initiative during an appearance on CBS This Morning, Bill said with pride:

She Makes Him A Better Man


During the CBS This Morning appearance, Bill also credited Hillary for making him a better man. And while it might be tiring at times, they still know how to laugh together.

Hillary For President

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During her first campaign, Bill addressed the traits that make Hillary unique and summed up her qualifications as president quite emphatically, telling a crowd in New Hampshire:

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