It is not enough to merely defend democracy. To defend it may be to lose it; to extend it is to strengthen it. Democracy is not property; it is an idea.
Quote by Hubert H Humphrey
Hubert H Humphrey Quotes
In real life, unlike in Shakespeare, the sweetness of the rose depends upon the name...
American public opinion is like an ocean, it cannot be stirred by a teaspoon.
Never give up on anybody.
The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it.
Anyone who thinks that the vice-president can take a position independent of the president of...
The right to be heard does not automatically include the right to be taken seriously.
Freedom is the most contagious virus known to man.
Never answer a question from a farmer.
To err is human. To blame someone else is politics.
This, then, is the test we must set for ourselves; not to march alone but...
I learnt more about politics during one South Dakota dust storm than in seven years...
For the first time in the history of mankind, one generation literally has the power...
Leadership in today's world requires far more than a large stock of gunboats and a...
Freedom is hammered out on the anvil of discussion, dissent, and debate.
A politician never forgets the precarious nature of elective life. We have never established a...
There are those who say to you - we are rushing this issue of civil...
There is in every American, I think, something of the old Daniel Boone - who,...
It was once said that the moral test of government is how that government treats...
National isolation breeds national neurosis.
There are incalculable resources in the human spirit, once it has been set free.