When words leave off, music begins.
~ Heinrich Heine
John F. Kennedy Quotes
War will exist until that distant day when the conscientious objector enjoys the same reputation and prestige that the warrior does today.
The basic problems facing the world today are not susceptible to a military solution.
When written in Chinese the word "crisis" is composed of two characters - one represents danger and the other represents opportunity.
For without belittling the courage with which men have died, we should not forget those acts of courage with which men have lived.
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.
Physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healthy body, it is the basis of dynamic and creative intellectual activity.
Conformity is that jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.
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.
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.
Man is still the most extraordinary computer of all.
As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.
We believe that if men have the talent to invent new machines that put men out of work, they have the talent to put those men back to work.
Too often we... enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
Nothing compares to the simple pleasure of a bike ride.
We cannot reform the world.... Uncle Sugar is as dangerous a role for us to play as Uncle Shylock.
We dare not forget that we are the heirs of that first revolution.
We are inclined that if we watch a football game or baseball game, we have taken part in it.