Quotes by democratic

Quotes 1 till 15 of 89.

1 2 3 4 5 6 Next 
  • Bayard Rustin
    Bayard Rustin
    American activist 1912-1987
    Bayard Rustin
    - +
    +1
    If we desire a society of peace, then we cannot achieve such a society through violence. If we desire a society without discrimination, then we must not discriminate against anyone in the process of building this society. If we desire a society that is democratic, then democracy must become a means as well as an end.
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt
    Franklin D. Roosevelt
    American statesman 1882-1945
    Franklin D. Roosevelt
    - +
    +1
    Not only our future economic soundness but the very soundness of our democratic institutions depends on the determination of our government to give employment to idle men.
  • George Gallup
    George Gallup
    - +
    +1
    The common people of America display a quality of good common sense which is heartening to anyone who believes in the democratic process.
  • Adlai E. Stevenson II
    Adlai E. Stevenson II
    American lawyer, politician, and diplomat 1900-1965
    Adlai E. Stevenson II
    - +
    +1
    The idea that you can merchandise candidates for high office like breakfast cereal - that you can gather votes like box tops - is, I think, the ultimate indignity to the democratic process.
  • A. Philip Randolph
    A. Philip Randolph
    American labor unionist and civil rights activist 1889-1979
    A. Philip Randolph
    - +
     0
    A community is democratic only when the humblest and weakest person can enjoy the highest civil, economic, and social rights that the biggest and most powerful possess.
  • Ben Nelson
    Ben Nelson
    American politician, businessman and lawyer 1941-
    Ben Nelson
    - +
     0
    A democratic and stable Iraq and Afghanistan are essential to our broader efforts to make no place safe for terrorists and to win the War on Terrorism.
  • Harry S. Truman
    Harry S. Truman
    American president 1884-1972
    Harry S. Truman
    - +
     0
    A leader in the Democratic Party is a boss, in the Republican Party he is a leader.
  • Bert Lance
    Bert Lance
    American businessman 1931-2013
    Bert Lance
    - +
     0
    All these years, they've been giving lip service to saying that we are a party that is inclusive instead of exclusive. We've said the Democratic Party has a great big umbrella, and everybody can be comfortable under that umbrella. If they didn't mean it, then it ought to be pulled apart.
  • Alexis de Tocqueville
    Alexis de Tocqueville
    French diplomat, political scientist, and historian 1805-1859
    Alexis de Tocqueville
    - +
     0
    All those who seek to destroy the liberties of a democratic nation ought to know that war is the surest and shortest means to accomplish it.
  • Bidzina Ivanishvili
    Bidzina Ivanishvili
    Georgian politician, billionaire businessman and philanthropist 1956-
    Bidzina Ivanishvili
    - +
     0
    America has chosen Georgia as a junior partner. The United States believes that Saakashvili is creating a democratic Georgia, but these are merely facades.
  • Aleksander Kwasniewski
    Aleksander Kwasniewski
    Polish politician and journalist 1954-
    Aleksander Kwasniewski
    - +
     0
    And I think to be in NATO for the countries of our region, it means more guarantees for us, it means more responsibility for our common security, but it means fulfillment of all standards of civilized world, like protection of human rights and democratic mechanisms.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
    Camille Paglia
    - +
     0
    And what do Democrats stand for, if they are so ready to defame concerned citizens as the "mob" - a word betraying a Marie Antoinette delusion of superiority to ordinary mortals. I thought my party was populist, attentive to the needs and wishes of those outside the power structure. And as a product of the 1960s, I thought the Democratic party was passionately committed to freedom of thought and speech.
  • Bill Kristol
    Bill Kristol
    American political analyst 1952-
    Bill Kristol
    - +
     0
    Barack Obama is not going to beat Hillary Clinton in a single democratic primary. I'll predict that right now.
    Source: Fox News Sunday, December 17, 2006 [2]
  • Ben Klassen
    Ben Klassen
    - +
     0
    CREATIVITY first of all aims to achieve a REVOLUTION OF VALUES THROUGH RELIGION, therefore it completely and categorically rejects the Judeo-Christian-democratic-Marxist-liberal-feminist values of today and supplants them with new and basic values of which RACE IS THE FOUNDATION.
    Source: The Little White Book The Essence of a Creator, essence 6
  • Jose Manuel Barroso
    Jose Manuel Barroso
    Portuguese politician 1956-
    Jose Manuel Barroso
    - +
     0
    Decisions taken by the most democratic institutions in the world are very often wrong.
    Source: Democracy could have saved Europe from the single currency (2015)
1 2 3 4 5 6 Next 
All democratic famous quotes and sayings you will always find on greatest-quotations.com 89 found