"The Senate is a place filled with goodwill and good intentions, and if the road to hell is paved with them, then it's a pretty good detour."
"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing."Hubert H. Humphrey on Edmund Burke
"It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come."Hubert H. Humphrey on Dalai Lama
"If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed."Hubert H. Humphrey on Albert Einstein
"Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart."Hubert H. Humphrey on Anne Frank
"When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion."Hubert H. Humphrey on Abraham Lincoln
"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."