Quotes by George McGovern

George Stanley McGovern was an American historian, author, U.S. representative, U.S.

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The truth is that I oppose the Iraq war, just as I opposed the Vietnam War, because these two conflicts have weakened the U.S. and diminished our standing in the world and our national security.

George McGovern

I thought the Vietnam war was an utter, unmitigated disaster, so it was very hard for me to say anything good about it.

George McGovern

Empathy is born out of the old biblical injunction 'Love the neighbor as thyself.'

George McGovern

I'm fed up to the ears with old men dreaming up wars for young men to die in.

George McGovern

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.

George McGovern