We cannot use a double standard for measuring our own and other people's policies. Our demands for democratic practices in other lands will be no more effective than the guarantees of those practiced in our own country.
Quote by Hubert H Humphrey
Human Rights Quotes
To err is human. To blame someone else is politics.
Asia is rich in people, rich in culture and rich in resources. It is also...
Unfortunately, our affluent society has also been an effluent society.
The President is the people's lobbyist.
There are those who say to you - we are rushing this issue of civil...
Never give up on anybody.
To be realistic today is to be visionary. To be realistic is to be starry-eyed.
Freedom is the most contagious virus known to man.
National isolation breeds national neurosis.
Compassion is not weakness, and concern for the unfortunate is not socialism.
There are incalculable resources in the human spirit, once it has been set free.
It is not what they take away from you that counts. It's what you do...
We believe that to err is human. To blame it on someone else is politics.
Propaganda, to be effective, must be believed. To be believed, it must be credible. To...
The difference between hearsay and prophecy is often one of sequence. Hearsay often turns out...
There are not enough jails, not enough police, not enough courts to enforce a law...
I learnt more about politics during one South Dakota dust storm than in seven years...
Politicians fascinate because they constitute such a paradox; they are an elite that accomplishes mediocrity...
Statesmen have to bend to the collective will of their peoples or be broken
I can not deny that all may be swept away. Broken by it, I, too,...