Adlai E. Stevenson Quotes

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A hungry man is not a free man.

Adlai E. Stevenson in Man, Free, Hungry

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We can chart our future clearly and wisely only when we know the path which has led to the present.

Adlai E. Stevenson

A hungry man is not a free man.

Adlai E. Stevenson

Freedom rings where opinions clash.

Adlai E. Stevenson

The first principle of a free society is an untrammeled flow of words in an open forum.

Adlai E. Stevenson

Man does not live by words alone, despite the fact that sometimes he has to eat them.

Adlai E. Stevenson

Change is inevitable. Change for the better is a full-time job.

Adlai E. Stevenson

On this shrunken globe, men can no longer live as strangers.

Adlai E. Stevenson

It is not the years in your life but the life in your years that counts.

Adlai E. Stevenson

After four years at the United Nations I sometimes yearn for the peace and tranquility of a political convention.

Adlai E. Stevenson

There is a spiritual hunger in the world today - and it cannot be satisfied by better cars on longer credit terms.

Adlai E. Stevenson

That which seems the height of absurdity in one generation often becomes the height of wisdom in another.

Adlai E. Stevenson

There was a time when a fool and his money were soon parted, but now it happens to everybody.

Adlai E. Stevenson

An Independent is someone who wants to take the politics out of politics.

Adlai E. Stevenson

The idea that you can merchandise candidates for high office like breakfast cereal - that you can gather votes like box tops - is, I think, the ultimate indignity to the democratic process.

Adlai E. Stevenson

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.

Adlai E. Stevenson