"I look forward to a great future for America - a future in which our country will match its military strength with our moral restraint, its wealth with our wisdom, its power with our purpose."
"If we ever forget that we are One Nation Under God, then we will be a nation gone under."John F. Kennedy on Ronald Reagan
"Nationalism is an infantile disease. It is the measles of mankind."John F. Kennedy on Albert Einstein
"Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of liberty."John F. Kennedy on John F. Kennedy
"Patriot: the person who can holler the loudest without knowing what he is hollering about."John F. Kennedy on Mark Twain
"Patriotism is the virtue of the vicious."John F. Kennedy on Oscar Wilde
"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."