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Henry A. Wallace Quotes and Sayings

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They are patriotic in time of war because it is to their interest to be so,
but in time of peace they follow power and the dollar wherever they may lead.
- Henry A. Wallace

Related topics: Patriotism

We must not tolerate oppressive government or industrial
oligarchy in the form of monopolies and cartels.
- Henry A. Wallace

A liberal knows that the only certainty in this life
is change but believes that the change can be directed
toward a constructive end.
- Henry A. Wallace

The moral and spiritual aspects of both personal and
international relationships have a practical bearing
which so-called practical men deny.
- Henry A. Wallace

 

What we must understand is that the industries,
processes, and inventions created by modern science
can be used either to subjugate or liberate.
The choice is up to us.
- Henry A. Wallace

The worldwide, agelong struggle between fascism and
democracy will not stop when the fighting ends in Germany and Japan.
- Henry A. Wallace

There are probably several hundred thousand if we narrow
the definition to include only those who in their search
for money and power are ruthless and deceitful.
- Henry A. Wallace

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Monopolists who fear competition and who distrust democracy
because it stands for equal opportunity would like
to secure their position against small and energetic enterprise.
- Henry A. Wallace

It has been claimed at times that our modern age of
technology facilitates dictatorship.
- Henry A. Wallace

It is no coincidence that the growth of modern tyrants
has in every case been heralded by the growth of prejudice.
- Henry A. Wallace

The American fascist would prefer not to use violence.
His method is to poison the channels of public information.
- Henry A. Wallace

In an effort to eliminate the possibility of any rival growing up,
some monopolists would sacrifice democracy itself.
- Henry A. Wallace

The European brand of fascism will probably present
its most serious postwar threat to us via Latin America.
- Henry A. Wallace

Fascism is a worldwide disease.
Its greatest threat to the United States will come after the war,
either via Latin America or within the United States itself.
- Henry A. Wallace

The dangerous American fascist is the man who wants
to do in the United States in an American way what
Hitler did in Germany in a Prussian way.
- Henry A. Wallace

The myth of fascist efficiency has deluded many people.
- Henry A. Wallace

If we define an American fascist as one who in case
of conflict puts money and power ahead of human beings,
then there are undoubtedly several million fascists in the United States.
- Henry A. Wallace

The fascists in most Latin American countries tell
the people that the reason their wages will not buy
as much in the way of goods is because of Yankee imperialism.
The fascists in Latin America learn to speak and act like natives.
- Henry A. Wallace

If we put our trust in the common sense of common men
and 'with malice toward none and charity for all' go
forward on the great adventure of making political,
economic and social democracy a practical reality,
we shall not fail.
- Henry A. Wallace

The American fascists are most easily recognized by
their deliberate perversion of truth and fact.
Their newspapers and propaganda carefully cultivate
every fissure of disunity,
every crack in the common front against fascism.
- Henry A. Wallace

With a fascist the problem is never how best to present
the truth to the public but how best to use the news
to deceive the public into giving the fascist and his
group more money or more power.
- Henry A. Wallace

If this liberal potential is properly channeled,
we may expect the area of freedom of the United States to increase.
The problem is to spend up our rate of social invention
in the service of the welfare of all the people.
- Henry A. Wallace

It may be shocking to some people in this country to realize that,
without meaning to do so, they hold views in common
with Hitler when they preach discrimination against other religious,
racial or economic groups.
- Henry A. Wallace

The symptoms of fascist thinking are colored by environment
and adapted to immediate circumstances.
But always and everywhere they can be identified by
their appeal to prejudice and by the desire to play
upon the fears and vanities of different groups in order to gain power.
- Henry A. Wallace

Most American fascists are enthusiastically supporting the war effort.
They are doing this even in those cases where they
hope to have profitable connections with German chemical
firms after the war ends.
- Henry A. Wallace

The obvious types of American fascists are dealt with
on the air and in the press.
These demagogues and stooges are fronts for others.
Dangerous as these people may be, they are not so significant
as thousands of other people who have never been mentioned.
- Henry A. Wallace

Our chemical and other manufacturing concerns are all
too often ready to let the Germans have Latin American markets,
provided the American companies can work out an arrangement
which will enable them to charge high prices to the
consumer inside the United States.
- Henry A. Wallace

This dullness of vision regarding the importance of
the general welfare to the individual is the measure
of the failure of our schools and churches to teach
the spiritual significance of genuine democracy.
- Henry A. Wallace

Until democracy in effective enthusiastic action fills
the vacuum created by the power of modern inventions,
we may expect the fascists to increase in power after
the war both in the United States and in the world.
- Henry A. Wallace

Their final objective toward which all their deceit
is directed is to capture political power so that,
using the power of the state and the power of the market simultaneously,
they may keep the common man in eternal subjection.
- Henry A. Wallace

A fascist is one whose lust for money or power is combined
with such an intensity of intolerance toward those of other races,
parties, classes, religions, cultures,
regions or nations as to make him ruthless in his use
of deceit or violence to attain his ends.
- Henry A. Wallace

It is the patriotic duty of every man to lie for his country.
- Alfred Adler

War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things.
The decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic
feeling which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse.
- John Stuart Mill

The average American is nothing if not patriotic.
- Herbert Croly

We'll try to cooperate fully with the IRS,
because, as citizens, we feel a strong patriotic duty not to go to jail.
- Dave Barry

I never joined the army for patriotic reasons.
- Isaac Rosenberg

Our government has kept us in a perpetual state of fear -
kept us in a continuous stampede of patriotic fervor -
with the cry of grave national emergency.
- Douglas MacArthur

Into the soul of every student I would have instilled
the patriotic fervor of Patrick Henry.
- David O. McKay

No American can read the story of the part America
took in the war without experiencing a glow of patriotic feeling.
Every Allied nation can say the same thing.
- Kelly Miller

Of course, Americans have no monopoly of patriotic
enthusiasm and good faith.
- Herbert Croly

From being a patriotic myth, the Russian people have become an awful reality.
- Leon Trotsky

We Canadians are not given as a people to great patriotic displays.
- Kim Campbell

I do think the patriotic thing to do is to critique my country.
How else do you make a country better but by pointing out its flaws?
- Bill Maher

If we are to take for the criterion of truth the majority of suffrages,
they ought to be gotten from those philosophic and
patriotic citizens who cultivate their reason.
- James Madison

I was not extremely patriotic about Mother Russia.
I played their game, pretending.
You have to deal with, you know, party people,
KGB.
Horrifying.
- Mikhail Baryshnikov

Mutual forbearance and reciprocal concessions:
thro' their agency the Union was established -
the patriotic spirit from which they emanated will forever sustain it.
- Martin Van Buren

You were only truly patriotic if you had a laborer
for a grandfather and were glad of it.
- Rebecca H. Davis

I don't want the news to be patriotic.
I don't want to see flags on the lapels of the anchors.
I don't want any of that.
- Aaron McGruder

To believe that patriotism will not flourish if patriotic
ceremonies are voluntary...
is to make an unflattering estimate of the appeal of
our institutions to free minds.
- Robert Jackson

Even now, we make no apologies for the choice we made.
The sacrifices we made were selfless.
The options we offered were patriotic while the paths
we chose were well thought out.
- Ibrahim Babangida

137 years later, Memorial Day remains one of America's
most cherished patriotic observances.
The spirit of this day has not changed -
it remains a day to honor those who died defending
our freedom and democracy.
- Doc Hastings

I felt that a number of people might have questioned my loyalty,
but I continue to be a patriotic American.
- Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

They established their patriotic credentials long ago,
and are either supportive of the Bush agenda or know
when to keep their traps shut.
- Bill O'Reilly

All of us should have free choice when it comes to patriotic displays...
a government wisely acting within its bounds will earn
loyalty and respect from its citizens.
A government dare not demand the same.
- Jesse Ventura

I think on-stage nudity is disgusting,
shameful and damaging to all things American.
But if I were 22 with a great body, it would be artistic,
tasteful, patriotic and a progressive religious experience.
- Shelley Winters

Most Italians who came to this country are very patriotic.
There was this exciting possibility that if you worked real hard,
and you loved something, you could become successful.
- Francis Ford Coppola

Every diminution of the public burdens arising from
taxation gives to individual enterprise increased power
and furnishes to all the members of our happy confederacy
new motives for patriotic affection and support.
- Andrew Jackson

Yes, I'm a patriotic person.
For these people who disgrace the American way and
burn our flag and do all of these things...
I say, don't live here and disgrace my country.
Go live in the Middle East and see how you like it.
- Payne Stewart

If your neighbor has a completely different view on abortion,
gay marriage, stem cell research, all of those things,
you still are both Americans.
Neither one of you is necessarily more patriotic than the other.
Neither loves their country any more than the other one does.
- Phil McGraw

At midnight on July 1, 1997, Hongkong,
the British Crown Colony, will be restored to China.
This is not only an event which will be celebrated by patriotic Chinese;
any patriotic American should celebrate it as well.
- Robert Trout

It is a high patriotic duty that we support and sustain
the men who have been placed in position of difficulty,
burden, responsibility, and even danger as the result of our suffrages.
- Bainbridge Colby

It is not uncommon in modern times to see governments
straining every nerve to keep the peace,
and the people whom they represent, with patriotic
enthusiasm and resentment over real or fancied wrongs,
urging them forward to war.
- Elihu Root

There is a fundamental difference between the Polish
experience of the state and the Russian experience.
In the Polish experience, the state was always a foreign power.
So, to hate the state was a patriotic act.
- Ryszard Kapuscinski

My early childhood memories center around this typical
American country store and life in a small American town,
including 4th of July celebrations marked by fireworks
and patriotic music played from a pavilion bandstand.
- Frederick Reines

Memorial Day remains one of America's
most cherished patriotic observances.
The spirit of this day has not changed -
it remains a day to honor those who
died defending our freedom and democracy.
- Doc Hastings

If co-operation is a duty, I hold that non-co-operation
also under certain conditions is equally a duty.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
- James Allen

Non-cooperation with evil is as much a duty as is cooperation with good.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Love is a better teacher than duty.
- Albert Einstein

Let's have faith that right makes might;
and in that faith let us, to the end,
dare to do our duty as we understand it.
- Abraham Lincoln

Only aim to do your duty,
and mankind will give you credit where you fail.
- Thomas Jefferson


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