Adlai E. Stevenson Quotes

Top 43 wise famous quotes and sayings by Adlai E. Stevenson

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Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: Nothing so dates a man as to decry the younger generation. Nothing so dates a man as to decry the younger generation.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: The human race has improved everything, but the human race. The human race has improved everything, but the human race.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: That which seems the height of absurdity in one generation often becomes the height of wisdom in another. That which seems the height of absurdity in one generation often becomes the height of wisdom in another.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: A beauty is a woman you notice; a charmer is one who notices you. A beauty is a woman you notice; a charmer is one who notices you.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: There was a time when a fool and his money were soon parted, but now it happens to everybody. There was a time when a fool and his money were soon parted, but now it happens to everybody.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: 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. 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.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: After four years at the United Nations I sometimes yearn for the peace and tranquility of a political convention. After four years at the United Nations I sometimes yearn for the peace and tranquility of a political convention.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: He who slings mud generally loses ground. He who slings mud generally loses ground.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: The best reason I can think of for not running for President of the United States is that you have to shave twice a day. The best reason I can think of for not running for President of the United States is that you have to shave twice a day.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: Making peace is harder than making war. Making peace is harder than making war.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: A politician is a statesman who approaches every question with an open mouth. A politician is a statesman who approaches every question with an open mouth.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: 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 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.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: Flattery is all right so long as you don't inhale. Flattery is all right so long as you don't inhale.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: Ignorance is stubborn and prejudice is hard. Ignorance is stubborn and prejudice is hard.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: Communism is the corruption of a dream of justice. Communism is the corruption of a dream of justice.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: 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. 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.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: Nature is indifferent to the survival of the human species, including Americans. Nature is indifferent to the survival of the human species, including Americans.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: The time to stop a revolution is at the beginning, not the end. The time to stop a revolution is at the beginning, not the end.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: Those who corrupt the public mind are just as evil as those who steal from the public purse. Those who corrupt the public mind are just as evil as those who steal from the public purse.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: To act coolly, intelligently and prudently in perilous circumstances is the test of a man - and also a nation. To act coolly, intelligently and prudently in perilous circumstances is the test of a man - and also a nation.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: I think that one of the most fundamental responsibilities is to give testimony in a court of law, to give it honestly and willingly. I think that one of the most fundamental responsibilities is to give testimony in a court of law, to give it honestly and willingly.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: Journalists do not live by words alone, although sometimes they have to eat them. Journalists do not live by words alone, although sometimes they have to eat them.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: What a man knows at fifty that he did not know at twenty is for the most part incommunicable. What a man knows at fifty that he did not know at twenty is for the most part incommunicable.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: As citizens of this democracy, you are the rulers and the ruled, the law-givers and the law-abiding, the beginning and the end. As citizens of this democracy, you are the rulers and the ruled, the law-givers and the law-abiding, the beginning and the end.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: Nature is neutral. Nature is neutral.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: Freedom rings where opinions clash. Freedom rings where opinions clash.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: Peace is the one condition of survival in this nuclear age. Peace is the one condition of survival in this nuclear age.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: It is not the years in your life but the life in your years that counts. It is not the years in your life but the life in your years that counts.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: An editor is someone who separates the wheat from the chaff and then prints the chaff. An editor is someone who separates the wheat from the chaff and then prints the chaff.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: You know, you really can't beat a household commodity - the ketchup bottle on the kitchen table. You know, you really can't beat a household commodity - the ketchup bottle on the kitchen table.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: There is a spiritual hunger in the world today - and it cannot be satisfied by better cars on longer credit terms. There is a spiritual hunger in the world today - and it cannot be satisfied by better cars on longer credit terms.
Adlai E. Stevenson quotes: Protocol, alcohol, and Geritol Protocol, alcohol, and Geritol