Humphrey

Famous quotes containing the word humphrey:

    We have already eaten breakfast to the accompaniment, in our morning newspapers, of too many “Yankee Go Home” signs, too many riots, too many denunciations of ourselves, to believe that leadership, even in the cause of peace, can reward us with international laurel wreaths.
    —Hubert H. Humphrey (1911–1978)

    The President is the people’s lobbyist.
    —Hubert H. Humphrey (1911–1978)

    Leadership in today’s world requires far more than a large stock of gunboats and a hard fist at the conference table.
    —Hubert H. Humphrey (1911–1978)