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Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names. – John F. Kennedy

The supreme reality of our time is the vulnerability of our planet. – John F. Kennedy

The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened. – John F. Kennedy

A boy spends his time finding a girl to sleep with. A real man spends his time looking for the one worth waking up to. – John F. Kennedy

Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country. – John F. Kennedy

Once you say you’re going to settle for second, that’s what happens to you in life, I find. – John F. Kennedy

We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives. – John F. Kennedy

The one unchangeable certainty is that nothing is certain or unchangeable. – John F. Kennedy

Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable. – John F. Kennedy

Children are the world’s most valuable resource and its best hope for the future. – John F. Kennedy

Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth. – John F. Kennedy

Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past, let us accept our own responsibility for the future. – John F. Kennedy

As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. – John F. Kennedy

Those who foolishly sought power by riding the back of the tiger ended up inside – John F. Kennedy

If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich. – John F. Kennedy

probably the greatest concentration of talent and genius in this house except for perhaps those times when Thomas Jefferson ate alone. – John F. Kennedy

One person can make a difference, and everyone should try. – John F. Kennedy

So let us begin anew – remembering on both sides that civility is not a sign of weakness, and sincerity is always subject to proof. – John F. Kennedy

A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on. Ideas have endurance without death. – John F. Kennedy

Just because we cannot see clearly te end of the road, that is no reason for not setting out on the essential journey. – John F. Kennedy

If we cannot end now our differences, at least we can help make the world safe for diversity. – John F. Kennedy

A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on. – John F. Kennedy

Liberty without Learning is always in peril and Learning without Liberty is always in vain. – John F. Kennedy

Time and the world do not stand still. Change is the law of life. – John F. Kennedy

Let us never negotiate out of fear. But let us never fear to negotiate. – John F. Kennedy

Great crisis produce great men and great deeds of courage. – John F. Kennedy

The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining. – John F. Kennedy

We should not let our fears hold us back from pursuing our hopes. – John F. Kennedy

We cannot negotiate with people who say what’s mine is mine and what’s yours is negotiable. – John F. Kennedy

The very word Secrecy is repugnant in a free and open society. – John F. Kennedy

I’m an idealist without illusions. – John F. Kennedy

Things don’t just happen. They are made to happen. – John F. Kennedy

Art is the great democrat, calling forth creative genius from every sector of society, disregarding race or religion or wealth or color. – John F. Kennedy

Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try. – John F. Kennedy

The ignorance of one voter in a democracy impairs the security of all. – John F. Kennedy

The greater our knowledge increases the greater our ignorance unfolds. – John F. Kennedy

Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly. – John F. Kennedy

All of us do not have equal talent, but all of us should have an equal opportunity to develop those talents. – John F. Kennedy

A child miseducated is a child lost. – John F. Kennedy

The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie — deliberate, contrived and dishonest — but the myth — persistent, persuasive, and unrealistic. – John F. Kennedy

We must never forget that art is not a form of propaganda; it is a form of truth. – John F. Kennedy

There is inherited wealth in this country and also inherited poverty. – John F. Kennedy

There is, in addition to a courage with which men die; a courage by which men must live. – John F. Kennedy

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