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Obama: There are No Self-Made Men?

tmorris182 Wrote: Sep 04, 2012 9:54 AM
As a Christian, I believe that all I have comes from God. He gives me health, he gives me my family, He gives me the ability to learn. Thus, saying that "I built that" is a arrogant statement that ignores the blessings of providence. Certainly God gives us opportunities that we must seize, but no man is an island. The Republican point of view ignores the obvious fact that without health, we have no wealth, and there is only so much we can do to impact our health.

President Obama blasted American entrepreneurs last weekend, boldly claiming the self-made man is an illusion to an audience in Roanoke, Virginia. Since the Obama apologists in the mainstream media are claiming that the president is being quoted out of context, here is how he led into the subject:

If you've been successful, you didn't get there on your own. You didn't get there on your own. I'm always struck by people who think, well, it must be 'cause I was just so smart. There are a lot of smart people out there. It must be because I worked harder than everybody...