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All Quotes by author - Adlai E. Stevenson
" Accuracy to a newspaper is what virtue is to a lady; but a newspaper can always print a retraction. "
" A hypocrite is the kind of politician who would cut down a redwood tree, then mount the stump and make a speech for conservation. "
" An editor is someone who separates the wheat from the chaff and then prints the chaff. "
" Communism is the corruption of a dream of justice. "
" Communism is the death of the soul. It is the organization of total conformity - in short, of tyranny - and it is committed to making tyranny universal. "
" Do you know the difference between a beautiful woman and a charming one? A beauty is a woman you notice, a charmer is one who notices you. "
" Every age needs men who will redeem the time by living with a vision of the things that are to be. "
" Flattery is all right so long as you don't inhale. "
" I believe that if we really want human brotherhood to spread and increase until it makes life safe and sane, we must also be certain that there is no one true faith or path by which it may spread. "
" If the Republicans will stop telling lies about the Democrats, we will stop telling the truth about them. "
" Ignorance is stubborn and prejudice is hard. "
" I'm not an old, experienced hand at politics. But I am now seasoned enough to have learned that the hardest thing about any political campaign is how to win without proving that you are unworthy of winning. "
" In quiet places, reason abounds. "
" It is not the years in your life but the life in your years that counts. "
" It's hard to lead a cavalry charge if you think you look funny on a horse. "
" It will be helpful in our mutual objective to allow every man in America to look his neighbor in the face and see a man-not a color. "
" Nature is indifferent to the survival of the human species, including Americans. "
" On the plains of hesitation lie the blackened bones of countless millions who at the dawn of victory lay down to rest, and in resting died. "
" On this shrunken globe, men can no longer live as strangers. "
" Some people approach every problem with an open mouth. "
" The hardest thing about any political campaign is how to win without proving that you are unworthy of winning. "
" The human race has improved everything, but the human race. "
" Those who corrupt the public mind are just as evil as those who steal from the public purse. "
" To act coolly, intelligently and prudently in perilous circumstances is the test of a man - and also a nation. "
" You can tell the size of a man by the size of the thing that makes him mad. "
" Your days are short here; this is the last of your springs. And now in the serenity and quiet of this lovely place, touch the depths of truth, feel the hem of Heaven. You will go away with old, good friends. And don't forget when you leave why you came. "
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