I'm fed up to the ears with old men dreaming up wars for young men to die in.
No man should advocate a course in private that he's ashamed to admit in public.
I am 1,000 percent for Tom Eagleton and I have no intention of dropping him from the ticket.
I am fed up with a system which busts the pot smoker and lets the big dope racketeer go free.
Politics is an act of faith; you have to show some kind of confidence in the intellectual and moral capacity of the public.
The highest patriotism is not a blind acceptance of official policy, but a love of one's country deep enough to call her to a higher plain.
The Establishment center... has led us into the stupidest and cruelest war in all history. That war is a moral and political disaster - a terrible cancer eating away at the soul of our nation.
The Establishment center ... has led us into the stupidest and cruelest war in all history. That war is a moral and political disaster -- a terrible cancer eating away at the soul of our nation.
It doesn't require any particular bravery to stand on the floor of the Senate and urge our boys in Vietnam to fight harder, and if this war mushrooms into a major conflict and a hundred thousand young Americans are killed, it won't be U. S. Senators who die. It will be American soldiers who are too young to qualify for the senate.