Best Quotes by Adlai E. Stevenson (Top 10)

  1. We travel together, passengers on a little spaceship, dependent on it's vulnerable reserves of air and soil, all committed, for our safety, to it's security and peace. Preserved from annihilation only by the care, the work and the love we give our fragile craft.
  2. The journey of a thousand leagues begins with a single step. So we must never neglect any work of peace within our reach, however small.
  3. You can tell the size of a man by the size of the thing that makes him mad.
  4. My definition of a free society is a society where it is safe to be unpopular.
  5. 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.
  6. In America, anybody can be president. That's one of the risks you take.
  7. Those who corrupt the public mind are just as evil as those who steal from the public purse.
  8. I have been thinking that I would make a proposition to my Republican friends... that if they will stop telling lies about the Democrats, we will stop telling the truth about them.
  9. Patriotism is not a short and frenzied outburst of emotion but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime.
  10. A hypocrite is the kind of politician who would cut down a redwood tree, then mount the stump and make a speech for conservation.

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