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A child miseducated is a child lost.   Life
A man does what he must - in spite of personal consequences, in spite ...   Life
A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.   Life
A nation which has forgotten the quality of courage which in the past ...   Life
A revolution is coming - a revolution which will be peaceful if we are...   Life
A young man who does not have what it takes to perform military servic...   Life
All free men, wherever they may live, are citizens of Berlin. And ther...   Life
All this will not be finished in the first hundred days. Nor will it b...   Life
America has tossed its cap over the wall of space.   Life
And so, my fellow Americans, ask not what your country can do for you;...   Patriotism
Art, that great undogmatized church.   Life
As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest app...   Life
Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or pres...   Life
Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.   Life
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.   Life
Do you realize the responsibility I carry? I'm the only person standin...   Life
Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.   Life
For time and the world do not stand still. Change is the law of life. ...   Life
Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.   Forgiveness
Geography has made us neighbors. History has made us friends. Economic...   Life
History is a relentless master. It has no present, only the past rushi...   History
I am not the Catholic candidate for President. I am the Democratic Par...   Life
I am reading it more and enjoying it less.   Life
I am sorry to say that there is too much point to the wisecrack that l...   Life
I am the man who accompanied Jacqueline Kennedy to Paris, and I have e...   Life
I don't think the intelligence reports are all that hot. Some days I g...   Life
I hear it said that West Berlin is militarily untenable - and so was B...   Life
I hope that no American will waste his franchise and throw away his vo...   Life
I just received the following wire from my generous Daddy - "Dear Jack...   Life
I know that the White House was designed by James Hoban, a noted Irish...   Life
I know there is a God - I see the storm coming and I see his hand in i...   Life
I look forward to a future in which our country will match its militar...   Life
I look forward to a great future for America - a future in which our c...   Life
I look forward to an America which will not be afraid of grace and bea...   Nature
I think 'Hail to the Chief' has a nice ring to it.   Life
I think this is the most extraordinary collection of talent, of human ...   Life
I'm an idealist without illusions.   Life
If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save th...   Life
If anyone is crazy enough to want to kill a president of the United St...   Life
If art is to nourish the roots of our culture, society must set the ar...   Life
If I had to live my life over again, I would have a different father, ...   Life
If we cannot now end our differences, at least we can help make the wo...   History
In a very real sense, it will not be one man going to the moon it will...   Life
In the long history of the world, only a few generations have been gra...   Life
Israel was not created in order to disappear - Israel will endure and ...   Life
It is an unfortunate fact that we can secure peace only by preparing f...   Life
It might be said now that I have the best of both worlds. A Harvard ed...   Life
It was absolutely involuntary. They sank my boat.   Life
Khrushchev reminds me of the tiger hunter who has picked a place on th...   Life
Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.   Life
Let both sides seek to invoke the wonders of science instead of its te...   Life
Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall...   Life
Let the word go forth from this time and place, to friend and foe alik...   Life
Let us never negotiate out of fear. But let us never fear to negotiate...   Life
Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but th...   History
Let's not talk so much about vice. I'm against vice in all forms.   Life
Man is still the most extraordinary computer of all.   Life
Mankind must put an end to war before war puts an end to mankind.   Life
Mankind must put an end to war, or war will put an end to mankind.   Life
Modern cynics and skeptics... see no harm in paying those to whom they...   Life
Mothers all want their sons to grow up to be president, but they don't...   Life
My brother Bob doesn't want to be in government - he promised Dad he'd...   Politics
My father always told me that all businessmen were sons of bitches, bu...   Life
My God, in this job he's got the nerve of a burglar.   Life
Once you say you're going to settle for second, that's what happens to...   Life
Our most basic common link is that we all inhabit this planet. We all ...   Life
Our problems are man-made, therefore they may be solved by man. And ma...   Life
Our progress as a nation can be no swifter than our progress in educat...   Life
Peace is a daily, a weekly, a monthly process, gradually changing opin...   Life
Physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healt...   Life
Politics is like football; if you see daylight, go through the hole.   Life
Sure it's a big job; but I don't know anyone who can do it better than...   Life
Tell him, if he doesn't mind, we'll shake hands.   Life
The basic problems facing the world today are not susceptible to a mil...   Life
The best road to progress is freedom's road.   Life
The cost of freedom is always high, but Americans have always paid it....   Life
The courage of life is often a less dramatic spectacle than the courag...   Life
The freedom of the city is not negotiable. We cannot negotiate with th...   Life
The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemin...   Life
The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie, deliberate, co...   Life
The greater our knowledge increases the more our ignorance unfolds.   Life
The human mind is our fundamental resource.   Life
The ignorance of one voter in a democracy impairs the security of all.   Life
The new frontier of which I speak is not a set of promises-it is a set...   Life
The path we have chosen for the present is full of hazards, as all pat...   Life
The pay is good and I can walk to work.   Life
The problems of the world cannot possibly be solved by skeptics or cyn...   Life
The tax on capital gains directly affects investment decisions, the mo...   Life
The three of us have been alone for such a long time. We welcome a fou...   Life
The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.   Life
The very word 'secrecy' is repugnant in a free and open society; and w...   Life
The world is very different now. For man holds in his mortal hands the...   Life
There are many people in the world who really don't understand-or say ...   Life
There are risks and costs to action. But they are far less than the lo...   Life
There is always inequity in life. Some men are killed in war and some ...   Equality
Things do not happen. Things are made to happen.   Life
Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly.   Life
Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolu...   Peace
To state the facts frankly is not to despair the future nor indict the...   Life
Tolerance implies no lack of commitment to one's own beliefs. Rather i...   Life
Too often we... enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of...   Life
Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.   Life
War will exist until that distant day when the conscientious objector ...   Life
Washington is a city of Southern efficiency and Northern charm.   Life
We are not afraid to entrust the American people with unpleasant facts...   Life
We are not against any man-or any nation-or any system-except as it is...   Life
We are tied to the ocean. And when we go back to the sea, whether it i...   Life
We cannot expect that all nations will adopt like systems, for conform...   Life
We have the power to make this the best generation of mankind in the h...   Life
We prefer world law in the age of self-determination to world war in t...   Life
We stand today on the edge of a new frontier-the frontier of the 1960s...   Life
We would like to live as we once lived, but history will not permit it...   History
When power leads man toward arrogance, poetry reminds him of his limit...   Life
When we got into office, the thing that surprised me most was to find ...   Life
When written in Chinese, the word "crisis" is composed of two characte...   History
You never know what's hit you. A gunshot is the perfect way.   Life