Hubert H. Humphrey Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old hubert h. humphrey quotes, hubert h. humphrey sayings, and hubert h. humphrey proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


We need an America with the wisdom of experience. But we must not let America grow old in spirit.     

Hubert H. Humphrey

We need an America with the wisdom of experience. But we must not let America grow old in spirit.     

Hubert H. Humphrey

There are incalculable resources in the human spirit, once it has been set free.     

Hubert H. Humphrey

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

Hubert H. Humphrey

The road to freedom, here and everywhere, begins in the classroom.     

Hubert H. Humphrey

The good old days were never that good, believe me. The good new days are today, and better days are coming tomorrow. Our greatest songs are still unsung.     

Hubert H. Humphrey

We cannot use a double standard for measuring our own and other people's policies. Our demands for democratic practices in other lands will be no more effective than the guarantees of those practiced in our own country.     

Hubert H. Humphrey

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

Hubert H. Humphrey

The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it.     

Hubert H. Humphrey

The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love.     

Hubert H. Humphrey

Propaganda, to be effective, must be believed. To be believed, it must be credible. To be credible, it must be true.     

Hubert H. Humphrey

To be realistic today is to be visionary. To be realistic is to be starry-eyed.     

Hubert H. Humphrey

Compassion is not weakness, and concern for the unfortunate is not socialism.     

Hubert H. Humphrey

There is no such thing as an acceptable level of unemployment, because hunger is not acceptable, poverty is not acceptable, poor health is not acceptable, and a ruined life is not acceptable.     

Hubert H. Humphrey

The gap between the rich and the poor is the most dangerous threat to world peace we have.     

Hubert H. Humphrey

For the first time in the history of mankind, one generation literally has the power to destroy the past, the present and the future, the power to bring time to an end.     

Hubert H. Humphrey