John F. Kennedy served as president of the United States 1961 until his death in 1963. More than 50 years after his death, many of Kennedy's speeches are considered iconic, notably his inaugural address, which contained the memorable injunction "Ask not what your country can do for you—ask what you can do for your country." He was known as a skilled orator and a passionate economic and social reformer. Illustrated with more than 100 photographs, this book is a celebration of the political rhetoric, wisdom, and humor that were spoken and written by one of the most powerful men in the world.
A compendium of inspirational, witty, and humorous quotes from the 35th President of the United States.
"We must use time as a tool, not as a couch."
"The best road to progress is freedom's road.'"
"If we are strong, our strength will speak for itself. If we are weak, words will be of no help."