Hubert Humphrey Quotes

Most popular Hubert Humphrey Quotes

The President is the people's lobbyist.
— Hubert Humphrey

president

Behind every successful man stands a surprised mother-in-law.
— Hubert Humphrey

mother-in-law

Behind every successful man is a proud wife and a surprised mother-in-law.
— Hubert Humphrey

family

You are his choice in a political marriage, and he expects your absolute loyalty.

vice-presidency

The impersonal hand of government can never replace the helping hand of a neighbor.
— Hubert Humphrey

charity government

The right to be heard does not automatically include the right to be taken seriously.
— Hubert Humphrey

freedom

The President has only 190 million bosses. The Vice President has 190 million and one.

vice-presidency

Each child is an adventure into a better life - an opportunity to change the old pattern and make it new.
— Hubert Humphrey

children

Oh, my friend, it's not what they take away from you that counts. It's what you do with what you have left.
— Hubert Humphrey

attitude

Life's unfairness is not irrevocable; we can help balance the scales for others, if not always for ourselves.
— Hubert Humphrey

service

There are not enough jails, not enough police, not enough courts to enforce a law not supported by the people.
— Hubert Humphrey

law revolt rebels

Leadership in today's world requires far more than a large stock of gunboats and a hard fist at the conference table.
— Hubert Humphrey

leadership