"Anyone who thinks that the vice-president can take a position independent of the president of his administration simply has no knowledge of politics or government. You are his choice in a political marriage, and he expects your absolute loyalty."
"A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person."Hubert H. Humphrey on Mignon McLaughlin
"By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy if you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher."Hubert H. Humphrey on Socrates
"It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages."Hubert H. Humphrey on Friedrich Nietzsche
"How can a woman be expected to be happy with a man who insists on treating her as if she were a perfectly normal human being."Hubert H. Humphrey on Oscar Wilde
"Don't marry the person you think you can live with marry only the individual you think you can't live without."Hubert H. Humphrey on James C. Dobson
"This, then, is the test we must set for ourselves not to march alone but to march in such a way that others will wish to join us."
"We are in danger of making our cities places where business goes on but where life, in its real sense, is lost."
"Each child is an adventure into a better life - an opportunity to change the old pattern and make it new."
"I have seen in the Halls of Congress more idealism, more humanness, more compassion, more profiles of courage than in any other institution that I have ever known."
"Freedom is hammered out on the anvil of discussion, dissent, and debate."