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QUOTATION: John F. Kennedy


And so, my fellow Americans: ask not what your country can do for you – ask what you can do for your country.

John F. Kennedy (1917-1963) Discuss

 

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TODAY’S BIRTHDAY: WILLIAM MANCHESTER (1922)


William Manchester (1922)

Manchester, an American historian, biographer, and bestselling author, published 18 books during his lifetime, including three popular volumes on US president John F. Kennedy. His writings have been translated into multiple languages. He served as a Marine during World War II, and his wartime experiences formed the basis for Goodbye, Darkness: A Memoir of the Pacific War. Why did Jacqueline Kennedy file a lawsuit to prevent the publication of Manchester’s The Death of a PresidentMore… Discuss

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Today’s Quotation: John F. Kennedy


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.

John F. Kennedy (1917-1963) Discuss

Today”s Quotation: J.F.K (May 12, 2011)


 

The new and terrible dangers which man has created can only be controlled by man.

John F. Kennedy (1917-1963) Discuss

My take on this:  History proves to us that the last thing “man” can do is control anything he happened to figure out, and then applied that knowledge, without any wisdom and regard for its own best judgement: Are things going to change? One can only hope: But what do you do in a place where hope was obliterated, and the only thing left is …Patience?