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Always vote for principle, though you may vote alone, and you may cherish the sweetest reflection that your vote is never lost.

Author: John Quincy Adams (1767-1848)

Profession: Sixth President of the USA

Where annual elections end where slavery begins.

Author: John Quincy Adams (1767-1848)

Profession: Sixth President of the USA

Suffrage is the pivotal right.

Author: Susan B. Anthony (1820-1906)

Profession: American Social Reformer and Women's Suffrage Leader

Vote for the man who promises least; he'll be the least disappointing.

Author: Bernard M. Baruch (1870-1965)

Profession: American Financier

The fact that a man is to vote forces him to think. You may preach to a congregation by the year and not affect its thought because it is not called upon for definite action. But throw your subject into a campaign and it becomes a challenge.

Author: John Jay Chapman (1862-1933)

Profession: American Author

The average man votes below himself; he votes with half a mind or a hundredth part of one. A man ought to vote with the whole of himself, as he worships or gets married. A man ought to vote with his head and heart, his soul and stomach, his eye for faces and his ear for music; also (when sufficiently provoked) with his hands and feet. If he has ever seen a fine sunset, the crimson color of it should creep into his vote. The question is not so much whether only a minority of the electorate votes. The point is that only a minority of the voter votes.

Author: Gilbert K. Chesterton (1874-1936)

Profession: British Author

Your every voter, as surely as your chief magistrate, exercises a public trust.

Author: Grover Cleveland (1837-1908)

Profession: Twenty-second & 24th President of the USA

The future of this republic is in the hands of the American voter.

Author: Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890-1969)

Profession: Thirty-fourth President of the USA

A straw vote only shows which way the hot air blows.

Author: O. Henry (1862-1910)

Profession: American Writer

We'd all like to vote for the best man, but he's never a candidate.

Author: Kin Hubbard (1868-1930)

Profession: American Humorist, Journalist

There can no longer be anyone too poor to vote.

Author: Lyndon B. Johnson (1908-1973)

Profession: Thirty-sixth President of the USA

The ignorance of one voter in a democracy impairs the security of all.

Author: John F. Kennedy (1917-1963)

Profession: Thirty-fifth President of the USA

The margin is narrow, but the responsibility is clear.

Author: John F. Kennedy (1917-1963)

Profession: Thirty-fifth President of the USA

There is no city in the United States in which I can get a warmer welcome and fewer votes than Columbia, Ohio.

Author: John F. Kennedy (1917-1963)

Profession: Thirty-fifth President of the USA

You can milk a cow the wrong way once and still be a farmer, but vote the wrong way on a water tower and you can be in trouble.

Author: John F. Kennedy (1917-1963)

Profession: Thirty-fifth President of the USA