- Name: John F. Kennedy
- Born: 05/29/1917
- Died: 11/22/1963 (46 years old)
John Fitzgerald Kennedy (May 29, 1917 – November 22, 1963), often referred to by his initials JFK or by his nickname Jack, was an American politician who served as the 35th president of the United States from January 1961 until his assassination in November 1963. Kennedy served at the height of the Cold War, and the majority of his work as president concerned relations with the Soviet Union and Cuba. A Democrat, Kennedy represented Massachusetts in the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate prior to becoming president.
Birth Name: John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Alias: John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Birth Place: Brookline, Massachusetts, U.S.
Death Place: Dallas, Texas, U.S.
John F. Kennedy quotes :
As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.John F. Kennedy
Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.John F. Kennedy
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.John F. Kennedy
A nation that is afraid to let its people judge the truth and falsehood in an open market is a nation that is afraid of its people.John F. Kennedy
We prefer world law in the age of self-determination to world war in the age of mass extermination.John F. Kennedy
I think this is the most extraordinary collection of talent, of human knowledge, that has ever been gathered at the White House - with the possible exception of when Thomas Jefferson dined alone.John F. Kennedy
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.John F. Kennedy
If art is to nourish the roots of our culture, society must set the artist free to follow his vision wherever it takes him.John F. Kennedy
We have the power to make this the best generation of mankind in the history of the world or to make it the last.John F. Kennedy
It might be said now that I have the best of both worlds. A Harvard education and a Yale degree.John F. Kennedy
For time and the world do not stand still. Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future.John F. Kennedy
A nation which has forgotten the quality of courage which in the past has been brought to public life is not as likely to insist upon or regard that quality in its chosen leaders today - and in fact we have forgotten.John F. Kennedy
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.John F. Kennedy
The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth.John F. Kennedy
Our progress as a nation can be no swifter than our progress in education. The human mind is our fundamental resource.John F. Kennedy