"It was once said that the moral test of government is how that government treats those who are in the dawn of life, the children those who are in the twilight of life, the elderly and those who are in the shadows of life, the sick, the needy and the handicapped."
"In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on."Hubert H. Humphrey on Robert Frost
"Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment."Hubert H. Humphrey on Buddha
"Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too."Hubert H. Humphrey on Will Smith
"Life is a song - sing it. Life is a game - play it. Life is a challenge - meet it. Life is a dream - realize it. Life is a sacrifice - offer it. Life is love - enjoy it."Hubert H. Humphrey on Sai Baba
"A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing."Hubert H. Humphrey on George Bernard Shaw
"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."