"The world is very different now. For man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life."
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."John F. Kennedy on Albert Einstein
"The typewriting machine, when played with expression, is no more annoying than the piano when played by a sister or near relation."John F. Kennedy on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."John F. Kennedy on Arthur C. Clarke
"I am sorry to say that there is too much point to the wisecrack that life is extinct on other planets because their scientists were more advanced than ours."John F. Kennedy on John F. Kennedy
"The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency. The second is that automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency."John F. Kennedy on Bill Gates
"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."