"I became active in politics because I saw the possibility, if we all sat back and did nothing, of a world in which there would no longer be any stages for actors to act on."
"Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past. Let us accept our own responsibility for the future."Helen Gahagan on John F. Kennedy
"Suppose you were an idiot, and suppose you were a member of Congress but I repeat myself."Helen Gahagan on Mark Twain
"One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors."Helen Gahagan on Plato
"If you put the federal government in charge of the Sahara Desert, in 5 years there'd be a shortage of sand."Helen Gahagan on Milton Friedman
"It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything."Helen Gahagan on Joseph Stalin
"When a marriage works, nothing on earth can take its place."
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