Hubert H. Humphrey (May 27, 1911 - January 13, 1978)
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Compassion is not weakness, and concern for the unfortunate is not socialism.
Hubert H. Humphrey
The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it.
History teaches us that the great revolutions aren't started by people who are utterly down and out, without hope and vision. They take place when people begin to live a little better - and when they see how much yet remains to be achieved.
The right to be heard does not automatically include the right to be taken seriously.
There are those who say to you -- we are rushing this issue of civil rights. I say we are 172 years late.
Speech technology has moved on a lot in the last 20 years but the problem arises at the recognition level. Human beings have different speeds of delivery, they have different accents.
I am satisfied that when the Almighty wants me to do or not do any particular thing, He finds a way of letting me know it
(February 12, 1809 - April 15, 1865)
While women weep, as they do now, I'll fight; while children go hungry, as they do now I'll fight; while men go to prison, in and out, in and out, as they do now, I'll fight; while there is a drunkard left, while there is a poor lost girl upon the streets, while there remains one dark soul without the light of God, I'll fight, I'll fight to the very end!