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John Fitzgerald Kennedy



    Once you say you're going to settle for second, that's what happens to you in life.

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    The courage of life is often a less dramatic spectacle than the courage of a final moment; but it is no less a magnificent mixture of triumph and tragedy.

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    Let us think of education as the means of developing our greatest abilities, because in each of us there is a private hope and dream which, fulfilled, can be translated into benefit for everyone and greater strength for our nation.

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    For without belittling the courage with which men have died, we should not forget those acts of courage with which men have lived.

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    I'm always rather nervous about how you talk about women who are active in politics, whether they want to be talked about as women or as politicians

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    Let both sides seek to invoke the wonders of science instead of its terrors. Together let us explore the stars, conquer the deserts, eradicate disease, tap the ocean depths, and encourage the arts and commerce.

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    There is always inequity in life. Some men are killed in a war and some men are wounded, and some men never leave the country, and some men are stationed in the Antarctic and some are stationed in San Francisco. Its very hard in military or in personal life to assure complete equality. Life is unfair.

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    Art is the great democrat, calling forth creative genius from every sector of society, disregarding race or religion or wealth or color

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    If scientific discovery has not been an unalloyed blessing, if it has conferred on mankind the power not only to create but also to annihilate, it has at the same time provided humanity with a supreme challenge and a supreme testing

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