Barack Obama’s Happy Mother’s Day Message: She taught me the values…compassion and empathy

Mother’s building a culture of empathy and compassion by teaching and passing on these values.

A Happy Mother’s Day greeting from Barack Obama;

“My mother was the single most important influence in my life. I saw her struggles as a single mom. She taught me the values of hard work and responsibility, but also of compassion and empathy – being able to look at the world through somebody else’s eye and stand in their shoes.”