Physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healthy body, it is the basis of dynamic and creative intellectual activity.

Love is the answer, and you know that for sure; love is a flower, you've got to let it grow.

The only thing necessary for evil to triumph in the world is for good men to do nothing.

The basic problems facing the world today are not susceptible to a military solution.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.