You are currently browsing the tag archive for the ‘John F. Kennedy’ tag.

JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW TERRIFIC QUOTES

 

“Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.” ~ Andre Gide

~~~~~

“Love can change a person the way a parent can change a baby- awkwardly, and often with a great deal of mess.” ~ Lemony Snicket

~~~~~

“Compassion is the ultimate expression of your highest self.” ~ Russell Simmons

~~~~~

“Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over instead of craving control over what you don’t.” ~ Steve Maraboli

~~~~~

“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

Advertisements

JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW TERRIFIC QUOTES

 

“Education’s purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.”
~ Malcolm Forbes

~~~~~

“Respect your fellow human being, treat them fairly, disagree with them honestly, enjoy their friendship, explore your thoughts about one another candidly, work together for a common goal and help one another achieve it. No destructive lies. No ridiculous fears. No debilitating anger.” ~ Bill Bradley

~~~~~

“Teaching should be such that what is offered is perceived as a valuable gift and not as a hard duty.” ~ Albert Einstein

~~~~~

“All of us do not have equal talent, but all of us should have an equal opportunity to develop our talent.” ~ John F. Kennedy

~~~~~

“Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.” ~ George Bernard Shaw

JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW TERRIFIC QUOTES

 

“America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand.” ~ Harry S. Truman

~~~~~

“Remember, remember always, that all of us, and you and I especially, are descended from immigrants and revolutionists.” ~ Franklin D. Roosevelt

~~~~~

“The magic of America is that we’re a free and open society with a mixed population. Part of our security is our freedom.” ~ Madeleine Albright

~~~~~

“We here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain; that this nation shall have a new birth of freedom; and that this government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth.” ~ Abraham Lincoln

~~~~~

“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

JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW TERRIFIC QUOTES

 

“The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.” ~ Coco Chanel

~~~~~

“I’m worried that students will take their obedient place in society and look to become successful cogs in the wheel – let the wheel spin them around as it wants without taking a look at what they’re doing. I’m concerned that students not become passive acceptors of the official doctrine that’s handed down to them from the White House, the media, textbooks, teachers and preachers.” ~ Howard Zinn

~~~~~

“Spring is not a season; it is a mysterious illusionist who sets off fireworks in the depths of our soul!” ~ Mehmet Murat ildan

~~~~~

“And so, my fellow Americans: ask not what your country can do for you – ask what you can do for your country. My fellow citizens of the world: ask not what America will do for you, but what together we can do for the freedom of man.” ~ John F Kennedy

~~~~~

“Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, tempest-tost to me, I lift my lamp beside the golden door!” ~ Statue of Liberty

 

 

 

 

JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW TERRIFIC QUOTES

 

“All of us sport an invisible sign around our necks — “AS IS.” It means, take me as I am. I may not become what you want me to be. And I’m far, far from perfect. But I have some great qualities, too, as well as my share of faults. You will have to take me “AS IS” and I’ll take you that way, too.” ~ Steve Goodier

~~~~~

“Isn’t it amazing that we are all made in God’s image, and yet there is so much diversity among his people?” ~ Desmond Tutu

~~~~~

“Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.” ~ Marcel Proust

~~~~~

“When we got married I told my wife ‘If you leave me, I’m going with you.’ And she never did.” ~ James Fineous McBride

~~~~~~

“The wave of the future is not the conquest of the world by a single dogmatic creed but the liberation of the diverse energies of free nations and free men.” ~ John F. Kennedy

JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW TERRIFIC QUOTES

 

“Ask not what your country can do for you — ask what you can do for your country.” ~ John F. Kennedy

~~~~~

“A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.” ~ Joseph Campbell

~~~~~

“The story of America’s quest for freedom is inscribed on her history in the blood of her patriots.” ~ Randy Vader

~~~~~

“How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!” ~ Maya Angelou

~~~~~

“And I’m proud to be an American, where at least I know I’m free.
And I won’t forget the men who died, who gave that right to me.”
~ Lee Greenwood

JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW TERRIFIC QUOTES TO SHARE

 

“We met for a reason, either you’re a blessing or a lesson.” ~ Frank Ocean

~~~~~

“You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching,
Love like you’ll never be hurt,
Sing like there’s nobody listening,
And live like it’s heaven on earth.”
~ William W. Purkey

~~~~~

“Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.” ~ Oscar Wilde

~~~~~

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

~~~~~

The moment one gives close attention to anything, even a blade of grass, it becomes a mysterious, awesome, indescribably magnificent world in itself. ~ Henry Miller

 

JUST BROWSING THE INTERNET AND FOUND A FEW TERRIFIC QUOTES TO SHARE

 

Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced. ~ Soren Kierkegaard

~~~~~

There’s a natural law of karma that vindictive people, who go out of their way to hurt others, will end up broke and alone.Sylvester Stallone 

~~~~~

The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie, deliberate, contrived and dishonest, but the myth, persistent, persuasive and unrealistic. ~ John F. Kennedy

~~~~~

Laws control the lesser man.  Right conduct controls the greater one. ~ Chinese Proverb

~~~~~

Most people are more comfortable with old problems than with new solutions. ~ Author Unknown

Living, Breathing, Writing [Kindle Edition]

You can receive My Weekly Writing Workshop on your Kindle - just go to http://bit.ly/pILcG for details.

Follow Me on Twitter