"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."John F. Kennedy on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."John F. Kennedy on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."John F. Kennedy on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"John F. Kennedy on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."John F. Kennedy on Mahatma Gandhi
"We prefer world law in the age of self-determination to world war in the age of mass extermination."
"I think this is the most extraordinary collection of talent, of human knowledge, that has ever been gathered at the White House - with the possible exception of when Thomas Jefferson dined alone."
"Unconditional war can no longer lead to unconditional victory. It can no longer serve to settle disputes... can no longer be of concern to great powers alone."
"If art is to nourish the roots of our culture, society must set the artist free to follow his vision wherever it takes him."
"The best road to progress is freedom's road."