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
The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love.
Propaganda, to be effective, must be believed. To be believed, it must be credible. To...
The President has only 190 million bosses. The Vice President has 190 million and one.
The right to be heard does not automatically include the right to be taken seriously.
Never answer a question from a farmer.
It was once said that the moral test of government is how that government treats...
American public opinion is like an ocean, it cannot be stirred by a teaspoon.
If there is dissatisfaction with the status quo, good. If there is ferment, so much...
To err is human. To blame someone else is politics.
Today we know that World War II began not in 1939 or 1941 but in...
I have seen in the Halls of Congress more idealism, more humanness, more compassion, more...
The President is the people's lobbyist.
Fortunately, the time has long passed when people liked to regard the United States as...
Anyone who thinks that the vice-president can take a position independent of the president of...
To be realistic today is to be visionary. To be realistic is to be starry-eyed.
The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it.
Here we are the way politics ought to be in America; the politics of happiness,...
Leadership in today's world requires far more than a large stock of gunboats and a...
Freedom is the most contagious virus known to man.
The essence of statesmanship is not a rigid adherence to the past, but a prudent...