- Name: Paul Tsongas
- Born: 02/14/1941
- Died: 01/18/1997 (55 years old)
Paul Efthemios Tsongas (//; February 14, 1941? January 18, 1997) was an American politician. He represented Massachusetts in both houses of the United States Congress, holding office from 1975 to 1985. He won eight states as a candidate in the 1992 Democratic presidential primaries, losing the nomination to Bill Clinton.
Birth Name: Paul Efthemios Tsongas
Alias: Paul Efthemios Tsongas
Birth Place: Lowell, Massachusetts, U.S.
Death Place: Lowell, Massachusetts, U.S.
Paul Tsongas quotes :
Don't fear your mortality, because it is this very mortality that gives meaning and depth and poignancy to all the days that will be granted to you.Paul Tsongas
Journey with me to a true commitment to our environment. Journey with me to the serenity of leaving to our children a planet in equilibrium.Paul Tsongas
From a viable economy to the full funding of Headstart, from a clean environment to true equality for women, from a strong military to a commitment to racial brotherhood, from schools that are honored to streets free of excessive violence.Paul Tsongas
Seven and half years ago I began my own journey. For me and my family it was a time of adversity. But during that adversity I derived a deeper faith. And born out of that adversity was a commitment to devote myself to those people and to those issues that truly matter to me.Paul Tsongas
Two hundred years ago, our Founding Fathers gave us a democracy. It was based upon the simple, yet noble, idea that government derives its validity from the consent of the governed.Paul Tsongas