Love is the answer, and you know that for sure; love is a flower, you've got to let it grow.
Life is what happens while you are busy making other plans.
The life of the arts is a test of the quality of a nation's civilization.
I'm an idealist without illusions.
The business of the government is the business of the people.
The full use of your powers along lines of excellence.
We have come too far, we have sacrificed too much, to disdain future now.
Mankind must put and end to war, or war will put an end to mankind.
The only thing necessary for evil to triumph in the world is for good men to do nothing.
War and hunger and ignorance and despair know no religious barriers.
We do these thing not because they are easy, but because they are hard.
The basic problems facing the world today are not susceptible to a military solution.
Let us never negotiate out of fear. But let us never fear to negotiate.
The pay is good and I can walk to work.
Politics is like football; if you see daylight, go through the hole.
Sure it's a big job; but I don't know anyone who can do it better than I can.
Our growing softness, our increasing lack of physical fitness, is a menace to our security.
I don't think the intelligence reports are all that hot. Some days I get more out of the new york times.
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.
Now we have a problem in making our power credible, and Vietnam is the place.
Our problems are man-made, therefore they may be solved by man. And man can be as big as he wants. No problem of human destiny is beyond human beings.
It is an unfortunate fact that we can secure peace only by preparing for war.
Mothers all want their sons to grow up to be president, but they don't want them to become politicians in the process.
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.
Too often we... enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.
Our most basic common link is that we all inhabit this planet. We all breathe the same air. We all cherish our children's future. And we are all mortal.
The greater our knowledge increases the more our ignorance unfolds.
There is always inequality in life. some men are killed in a war and some men are wounded and some men never leave the country. life is unfair.
War will exist until that distant day when the conscientious objector enjoys the same reputation and prestige that the warrior does today.
The ignorance of one voter in a democracy impairs the security of all.