President's Office Files. Series 3.
Nor will it be finished in the first one thousand days, not in the life of this Administration, nor even perhaps in our lifetime on this planet. But let us begin. The first two are beyond our comprehension so we must do what we can with the third.
White House Central Subject Files. Nixon talks about our being the strongest country in the world. I think we are today, but we were far stronger relative to the Communists 5 years ago. And what is of great concern is that the balance of power is in danger of moving with them. They made a breakthrough in missiles and by , '2, and '3, they will be outnumbering us in missiles.
embutidoskami.sdb.bo/wp-content/conocer/ Presidential Campaign Files, Josephy, ed. And any man who may be asked in this century what he did to make his life worth while, I think can respond with a good deal of pride and satisfaction: 'I served in the United States Navy. And if Bobby died, Teddy would take over for him.
According to a footnote in Schlesinger's manuscript 1st draft, p. This passage was featured in the Charles Guggenheim documentary that was shown to visitors in the original exhibit of the John F. Kennedy Museum. Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer but the right answer.
Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past - let us accept our own responsibility for the future. The times are too grave, the challenge too urgent, and the stakes too high to permit the customary passions of political debate.
We are not here to curse the darkness, but to light the candle that can guide us through that darkness to a safe and sane future. As Winston Churchill said on taking office some twenty years ago: if we open a quarrel between the present and the past, we shall be in danger of losing the future. References the Chinese proverb, "it is better to light a candle than curse the darkness.
For he does not stand alone. We have the power to make this the best generation of mankind in the history of the world - or make it the last. I pledged, and asked, only toil and dedication. These the Congress and the people have given in good measure. Secondly, were we truly men of judgment? Third, were we truly men of integrity? Finally, were we truly men of dedication? I am reminded of the story of the great French Marshal Lyautey, who once asked his gardener to plant a tree.
The gardener objected that the tree was slow-growing and would not reach maturity for a hundred years. The Marshal replied, 'In that case, there is no time to lose, plant it this afternoon.
Note : Dante never made this statement. And it is an interesting biological fact that all of us have, in our veins the exact same percentage of salt in our blood that exists in the ocean, and, therefore, we have salt in our blood, in our sweat, in our tears. We are tied to the ocean. And when we go back to the sea - whether it is to sail or to watch it - we are going back from whence we came. An old Breton fisherman's prayer that Admiral Rickover had inscribed on plaques that he gave to newly commissioned submarine captains.
Rickover presented President Kennedy with one of these plaques, which sat on his desk in the Oval Office.
You might go home with something new in your pocket, too. It was a pleasure doing business with you and we will recommend you to all! Always appreciative of you. In light of that I really do need to say thank you once again. As an avid Roy Bittan devotee, I admit that it's confusing to me when Bruce ever wants to play with another pianist. In the last weeks, I have learned an awful lot about oboes— enough to know how ignorant I still am about them. For time and the world do not stand still.
For space science, like nuclear science and technology, has no conscience of its own. Whether it will become a force for good or ill depends on man, and only if the United States occupies a position of preeminence can we help decide whether this new ocean will be a sea of peace or a new terrifying theater of war.
I believe that this nation should commit itself to achieving the goal, before this decade is out, of landing a man on the moon and returning him safely to the earth. Quite obviously, there is a higher purpose, and that is the hope that you will turn to the service of the State the scholarship, the education, the qualities which society has helped develop in you; that you will render on the community level, or on the state level, or on the national level, or the international level a contribution to the maintenance of freedom and peace and the security of our country and those associated with it in a most critical time.
The Greeks defined happiness as the full use of your powers along the lines of excellence, and I can imagine no place where you can use your powers more fully along lines more excellent in the 's than to be in the service of the United States. The Greeks once defined happiness as full use of your powers along lines of excellence, and I can assure you that there is no area of life where you will have an opportunity to use whatever powers you have, and to use them along more excellent lines, bringing ultimately, I think, happiness to you and those whom you serve.
That is a wonderful challenge for us as a people. I come here today And unless in this free country of ours we are able to demonstrate that we are able to make this society work and progress, unless we can hope that from you we are going to get back all of the talents which society has helped develop in you, then, quite obviously, all the hopes of all of us that freedom will not only endure but prevail, of course, will be disappointed. So we ask the best of you I congratulate you on what you have done, and most of all I congratulate you on what you are going to do.
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. It's very hard in the military or personal life to assure complete equality. Life is unfair. Skip past main navigation. Life of John F. Kennedy Fast Facts: John F.
Kennedy John F. Kennedy Quotations Life of Jacqueline B. John F. Kennedy Quotations. Overview Below is a selected list of quotations by John F. Arms Control and Disarmament "With all of the history of war, and the human race's history unfortunately has been a good deal more war than peace, with nuclear weapons distributed all through the world, and available, and the strong reluctance of any people to accept defeat, I see the possibility in the 's of the President of the United States having to face a world in which 15 or 20 or 25 nations may have these weapons.
The Arts "If more politicians knew poetry, and more poets knew politics, I am convinced the world would be a little better place in which to live. Bismarck And Prince Bismarck was even more specific.
Change "But Goethe tells us in his greatest poem that Faust lost the liberty of his soul when he said to the passing moment: "Stay, thou art so fair. Children "Children are the world's most valuable resource and its best hope for the future.
Civil Service "I have pledged myself and my colleagues in the cabinet to a continuous encouragement of initiative, responsibility and energy in serving the public interest. Conscientious Objectors "War will exist until that distant day when the conscientious objector enjoys the same reputation and prestige that the warrior does today. Crisis, Meaning of "In the Chinese language, the word "crisis" is composed of two characters, one representing danger and the other, opportunity. Economics "Rising tide lifts all boats".
First, Importance of Being "Now let me make it clear that I believe there can only be one defense policy for the United States and that is summed up in the word 'first. Goals, National "For one true measure of a nation is its success in fulfilling the promise of a better life for each of its members. Green Beret "'The green beret' is again becoming a symbol of excellence, a badge of courage, a mark of distinction in the fight for freedom.
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