"Making peace is harder than making war."
"He who joyfully marches to music in rank and file has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would suffice."Adlai E. Stevenson on Albert Einstein
"One of the greatest casualties of the war in Vietnam is the Great Society... shot down on the battlefield of Vietnam."Adlai E. Stevenson on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"The release of atomic energy has not created a new problem. It has merely made more urgent the necessity of solving an existing one."Adlai E. Stevenson on Albert Einstein
"Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired, signifies in the final sense a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed."Adlai E. Stevenson on Dwight D. Eisenhower
"We shall defend our island, whatever the cost may be, we shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills we shall never surrender."Adlai E. Stevenson on Winston Churchill
"Peace is the one condition of survival in this nuclear age."
"Every age needs men who will redeem the time by living with a vision of the things that are to be."
"Man does not live by words alone, despite the fact that sometimes he has to eat them."
"Journalists do not live by words alone, although sometimes they have to eat them."
"A beauty is a woman you notice a charmer is one who notices you."