A politician never forgets the precarious nature of elective life. We have never established a practice of tenure in public office.Hubert H. Humphrey
Anyone who thinks that the vice-president can take a position independent of the president of his administration simply has no knowledge of politics or government. You are his choice in a political marriage, and he expects your absolute loyalty.Hubert H. Humphrey
Each child is an adventure into a better life - an opportunity to change the old pattern and make it new.Hubert H. Humphrey
For the first time in the history of mankind, one generation literally has the power to destroy the past, the present and the future, the power to bring time to an end.Hubert H. Humphrey
Freedom is hammered out on the anvil of discussion, dissent, and debate.Hubert H. Humphrey
Freedom is the most contagious virus known to man.Hubert H. Humphrey
I have seen in the Halls of Congress more idealism, more humanness, more compassion, more profiles of courage than in any other institution that I have ever known.Hubert H. Humphrey
I learnt more about politics during one South Dakota dust storm than in seven years at the university.Hubert H. Humphrey
If there is dissatisfaction with the status quo, good. If there is ferment, so much the better. If there is restlessness, I am pleased. Then let there be ideas, and hard thought, and hard work. If man feels small, let man make himself bigger.Hubert H. Humphrey
It was once said that the moral test of government is how that government treats those who are in the dawn of life, the children those who are in the twilight of life, the elderly and those who are in the shadows of life, the sick, the needy and the handicapped.Hubert H. Humphrey
Leadership in today's world requires far more than a large stock of gunboats and a hard fist at the conference table.Hubert H. Humphrey
The essence of statesmanship is not a rigid adherence to the past, but a prudent and probing concern for the future.Hubert H. Humphrey
The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it.Hubert H. Humphrey
The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love.Hubert H. Humphrey
The impersonal hand of government can never replace the helping hand of a neighbor.Hubert H. Humphrey
The Senate is a place filled with goodwill and good intentions, and if the road to hell is paved with them, then it's a pretty good detour.Hubert H. Humphrey
This, then, is the test we must set for ourselves not to march alone but to march in such a way that others will wish to join us.Hubert H. Humphrey
To err is human. To blame someone else is politics.Hubert H. Humphrey
Today we know that World War II began not in 1939 or 1941 but in the 1920's and 1930's when those who should have known better persuaded themselves that they were not their brother's keeper.Hubert H. Humphrey
Unfortunately, our affluent society has also been an effluent society.Hubert H. Humphrey
We are in danger of making our cities places where business goes on but where life, in its real sense, is lost.Hubert H. Humphrey
We believe that to err is human. To blame it on someone else is politics.Hubert H. Humphrey
Hubert H. Humphrey
was a famous 38th Vice President of the United States,
who was born on
May 27, 1911. As a person born on this date, Hubert H. Humphrey is listed in our database as the 26th
most popular celebrity for the day (May 27) and the 17th most popular for the year (1911).
People born on May 27
fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins.
Hubert H. Humphrey is the 687th most popular Gemini.
In general, Hubert H. Humphrey ranks as the 8121st
most popular famous person, and the 54th most popular us president of all time.
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