The idea that you can merchandise candidates for high office like breakfast cereal is the ultimate indignity to the democratic process.
Adlai Stevenson (1900 - 1965)
Contributed by: Zaady
That which seems the height of absurdity in one generation often becomes the height of wisdom in another.
Source: Quoting John Stuart Mill
In America, anyone can become president. That's one of the risks you take.
He who slings mud generally loses ground.
I believe in the forgiveness of sin and the redemption of ignorance.
Peace is the one condition of survival in this nuclear age.
A politician is a statesman who approaches every question with an open mouth.
Power corrupts, but lack of power corrupts absolutely.
Source: Misquoting Lord Acton
It is often easier to fight for principles than to live up to them.
All progress has resulted from people who took unpopular positions.
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