"It is an unfortunate fact that we can secure peace only by preparing for war."
"When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace."John F. Kennedy on Jimi Hendrix
"An eye for an eye only ends up making the whole world blind."John F. Kennedy on Mahatma Gandhi
"If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other."John F. Kennedy on Mother Teresa
"I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality... I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word."John F. Kennedy on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one."John F. Kennedy on John Lennon
"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."