- Name: Adlai Stevenson
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Adlai Stevenson quotes :
Do you know the difference between a beautiful woman and a charming one? A beauty is a woman you notice, a charmer is one who notices you.Adlai E. Stevenson
Every age needs men who will redeem the time by living with a vision of the things that are to be.Adlai E. Stevenson
Man does not live by words alone, despite the fact that sometimes he has to eat them.Adlai E. Stevenson
Law is not a profession at all, but rather a business service station and repair shop.Adlai E. Stevenson
We mean by 'politics' the people's business - the most important business there is.Adlai E. Stevenson
Freedom is not an ideal, it is not even a protection, if it means nothing more than freedom to stagnate, to live without dreams, to have no greater aim than a second car and another television set.Adlai Stevenson
To me, there is something superbly symbolic in the fact that an astronaut, sent up as assistant to a series of computers, found that he worked more accurately and more intelligently than they. Inside the capsule, man is still in charge.Adlai Stevenson
To act coolly, intelligently and prudently in perilous circumstances is the test of a man - and also a nation.Adlai E. Stevenson
Communism is the death of the soul. It is the organization of total conformity - in short, of tyranny - and it is committed to making tyranny universal.Adlai E. Stevenson
We must recover the element of quality in our traditional pursuit of equality. We must not, in opening our schools to everyone, confuse the idea that all should have equal chance with the notion that all have equal endowments.Adlai E. Stevenson
I believe that if we really want human brotherhood to spread and increase until it makes life safe and sane, we must also be certain that there is no one true faith or path by which it may spread.Adlai E. Stevenson
Public confidence in the integrity of the Government is indispensable to faith in democracy and when we lose faith in the system, we have lost faith in everything we fight and spend for.Adlai E. Stevenson
We can chart our future clearly and wisely only when we know the path which has led to the present.Adlai E. Stevenson