Quotes by John F. Kennedy

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We cannot reform the world... Uncle Sugar is as dangerous a role for us to play as Uncle Shylock.
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When written in Chinese the word "crisis" is composed of two characters - one represents danger and the other represents opportunity.
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Modern cynics and skeptics see no harm in paying those to whom they entrust the minds of their children a smaller wage than is paid to those to whom they entrust the care of their plumbing.
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The courage of life is often a less dramatic spectacle than the courage of a final moment; but it is no less a magnificent mixture of triumph and tragedy.
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We are not afraid to entrust the American people with unpleasant facts, foreign ideas, alien philosophies, and competitive values. For a nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people.
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I think this is the most extraordinary collection of talent, of human knowledge, that has ever been gathered together at the White House, with the possible exception of when Thomas Jefferson dined alone.
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And so, my fellow Americans, ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country.
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Conformity is that jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
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Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
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For without belittling the courage with which men have died, we should not forget those acts of courage with which men have lived.
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