• I find Paul appealing and Peale appalling.
    ~ Adlai Stevenson
  • That which seems the height of absurdity in one generation often becomes the height of wisdom in another.
    That which seems the height of absurdity in one generation often becomes the height of wisdom in another.
    ~ Adlai Stevenson
  • Communism is the corruption of a dream of justice.
    ~ Adlai Stevenson
  • Patriotism is not short, frenzied outbursts of emotion, but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime.
    ~ Adlai Stevenson
  • It's hard to lead a cavalry charge if you think you look funny on a horse.
    ~ Adlai Stevenson
  • A beauty is a woman you notice; a charmer is one who notices you.
    ~ Adlai Stevenson
  • The first principle of a free society is an untrammeled flow of words in an open forum.
    The first principle of a free society is an untrammeled flow of words in an open forum.
    ~ Adlai Stevenson
  • He who slings mud generally loses ground.
    ~ Adlai Stevenson
  • The hardest thing about any political campaign is how to win without proving that you are unworthy of winning.
    ~ Adlai Stevenson
  • I offer my opponents a bargain: if they will stop telling lies about us, I will stop telling the truth about them.
    ~ Adlai Stevenson
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