"If we put our trust in the common sense of common men and 'with malice toward none and charity for all' go forward on the great adventure of making political, economic and social democracy a practical reality, we shall not fail."
"Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none."Henry A. Wallace on William Shakespeare
"For every good reason there is to lie, there is a better reason to tell the truth."Henry A. Wallace on Bo Bennett
"The trust of the innocent is the liar's most useful tool."Henry A. Wallace on Stephen King
"Learning to trust is one of life's most difficult tasks."Henry A. Wallace on Isaac Watts
"Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement."Henry A. Wallace on Golda Meir
"It has been claimed at times that our modern age of technology facilitates dictatorship."
"A liberal knows that the only certainty in this life is change but believes that the change can be directed toward a constructive end."
"This dullness of vision regarding the importance of the general welfare to the individual is the measure of the failure of our schools and churches to teach the spiritual significance of genuine democracy."
"Monopolists who fear competition and who distrust democracy because it stands for equal opportunity would like to secure their position against small and energetic enterprise."
"If this liberal potential is properly channeled, we may expect the area of freedom of the United States to increase. The problem is to spend up our rate of social invention in the service of the welfare of all the people."