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

It is dangerous for a national candidate to say things that people might remember.
Eugene McCarthy candidates quote

The election is not very far off when a candidate can recognize you across the street.
— Kin Hubbard

Democracy is being allowed to vote for the candidate you dislike least.
— Robert Byrne

Were I to commence my administration again, the first question I would ask respecting a candidate would be, Does he use ardent spirits?
— candidates quotation by Thomas Jefferson