"I don't think the intelligence reports are all that hot. Some days I get more out of the New York Times."
"The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits."John F. Kennedy on Albert Einstein
"It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer."John F. Kennedy on Albert Einstein
"Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking."John F. Kennedy on Albert Einstein
"Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them."John F. Kennedy on Albert Einstein
"We should take care not to make the intellect our god it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality."John F. Kennedy on Albert Einstein
"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."