There's nothing like conflict to breed good prose, so it's no surprise that President Obama is one of the most quote-able Commanders-in-Chief ever. Over the last eight years, Obama has lead the American people with the strength of his conviction and the power of his words, which so often inspired, comforted, and vindicated the American people. Here are 14 times President Obama gave amazing advice, which should come in handy after he leaves the White House.
The nation better take all of this great advice to heart, because people are going to need it over the next four years. With most of his legislative and executive achievements at the mercy of a Republican-controlled government, Obama's guidance will hopefully endure past his time in office and help the next era of progressives find the strength to fight back.
Try as they might, Republicans and conservatives will never be able to fully erase President Obama's legacy — his words and wisdom have preserved his place in American history, no matter what. These 14 quotes are ones to truly live by, whether you're a dedicated political activist or just doing your small part to make the world a better place.