"I hope I live long enough to see every hungry school child in the world being fed under the so-called McGovern-Dole program."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."George McGovern on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."George McGovern on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."George McGovern on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."George McGovern on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."George McGovern on Dalai Lama
"My dad was a Methodist minister."
"Politics is an act of faith you have to show some kind of confidence in the intellectual and moral capacity of the public."
"I've come to realize that protecting freedom of choice in our everyday lives is essential to maintaining a healthy civil society."
"Democrats believe that the federal government is not our enemy, it's our partner."
"I think the country's getting disgusted with Washington partly because of the decline of civility in government."