70+ John F. Kennedy Quotes To Become A Good Leader

John F Kennedy was born on May 29 in Brookline and he was killed in 1963 in the cold war. Before being into politics he served the Navy and earned a number of medals during his tenure. He was from a strong political family and he became the 35th President of the United States. As being a leader of a country he has given some best leadership lessons from which one can be a good and effective leader. His lessons are;
1. Formulating and effectively communicating a bold vision: a leader should have a bold vision and should formulate it effectively by communicating it with others. If a leader has a bold vision than there will be a good development in any field.
2. Fostering innovative thinking and new technology: By keeping bold vision leaders should also introduce new thinking and should be innovative to introduce new techs which will lead to development whether it will be a country, company, or anything.
3. Advancing equal opportunity in the workplace and beyond: A leader should give equal opportunities to all without being biased towards anyone. This equality will keep the faith in all the people in you and will be loyal to you without being greedy for anything.
Here we brought some badass John F Kennedy Quotes which will make you a good leader and a visionary, this will make you a person with a bold vision and will lead you to success with all-around development.

John F. Kennedy Quotes

“There are risks and costs to action. But they are far less than the longrange risks of comfortable inaction.”

“There are risks and costs to action. But they are far less than the longrange risks of comfortable inaction.”

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”

“Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.”

“Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.”

“We must use time as a tool, not as a couch.”

“We must use time as a tool, not as a couch.”

“The greater our knowledge increases the more our ignorance unfolds.”

“The greater our knowledge increases the more our ignorance unfolds.”

“A child miseducated (sic) is a child lost.”

“A child miseducated (sic) is a child lost.”

“Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.”

“Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.”

“Mankind must put an end to war before war puts an end to mankind.”

“Mankind must put an end to war before war puts an end to mankind.”

“The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth.”

“The goal of education is the advancement of knowledge and the dissemination of truth.”

“Things do not happen. Things are made to happen.”

“Things do not happen. Things are made to happen.”

“Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.”

“Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.”

“A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.”

“A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.”

“When power leads man toward arrogance, poetry reminds him of his limitations. When power narrows the area of man’s concern, poetry reminds him of the richness and diversity of existence. When power corrupts, poetry cleanses.”

“When power leads man toward arrogance, poetry reminds him of his limitations. When power narrows the area of man’s concern, poetry reminds him of the richness and diversity of existence. When power corrupts, poetry cleanses.”

“Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.”

“Conformity is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth.”

“Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly.”

“Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly.”

“Ask not what your country can do for you… ask what you can do for your country.”

“Ask not what your country can do for you… ask what you can do for your country.”

“If not us, who? If not now, when?”

“If not us, who? If not now, when?”

“We choose to go the moon in this decade and do the other things not because they are easy, but because they are hard, because that goal will serve to organize and measure the best of our energies and skills.”

 

“For the eyes of the world now look into space, to the moon and to the planets beyond, and we have vowed that we shall not see it governed by a hostile flag of conquest, but by a banner of freedom and peace.”

 

“Don’t let it be forgot, that once there was a spot, for one brief, shining moment that was known as Camelot. There’ll be great presidents again … but there will never be another Camelot.”

 

“A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.”

 

“Let us never negotiate out of fear, but let us never fear to negotiate.”

 

“Mankind must put an end to war or war will put an end to mankind.”

 

“If this nation is to be wise as well as strong, if we are to achieve our destiny, then we need more new ideas for more wise men reading more good books in more public libraries. These libraries should be open to all—except the censor. We must know all the facts and hear all the alternatives and listen to all the criticisms. Let us welcome controversial books and controversial authors. For the Bill of Rights is the guardian of our security as well as our liberty.”

 

“The great enemy of truth is very often not the lie  deliberate, contrived and dishonest  but the myth  persistent, persuasive and unrealistic. Too often we hold fast to the clichés of our forebears. We subject all facts to a prefabricated set of interpretations. We enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.”

 

“The greater our knowledge increases the more our ignorance unfolds.”

 

“Once you say you’re going to settle for second, that’s what happens to you in life.” 

 

“We are not here to curse the darkness, but to light the candle that can guide us thru that darkness to a safe and sane future.” 

 

“We would like to live as we once lived, but history will not permit it.” 

 

“If not us, who? If not now, when?”

 

“Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country.”

 

“Life is never easy. There is work to be done and obligations to be met—obligations to truth, to justice, and to liberty.”

 

“We have the power to make this the best generation of mankind in the history of the world or make it the last.”

 

“Things do not happen. Things are made to happen.” 

 

“The rights of every man are diminished when the rights of one man are threatened.” repair the roof is when the sun is shining.”

 

“There is, in addition to a courage with which men die; a courage by which men must live.”

 

“The one uncy is that nothing is certain or unchangeable.”

 

“In a very real sense, it will not be one man going to the moon it will be an entire nation. For all of us must work to put him there.”

 

“Failure has no friends.”

 

“The margin is narrow, but the responsibility is clear.”

 

“The one unchangeable certainty is that nothing is unchangeable or certain.”

 

“Tolerance implies no lack of commitment to one’s own beliefs. Rather it condemns the oppression or persecution of others.”

 

“Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan.”

 

“Peace is a daily, a weekly, a monthly process, gradually changing opinions, slowly eroding old barriers, quietly building new structures.”

 

“Our growing softness, our increasing lack of physical fitness, is a menace to our security.”

 

“The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.”

 

“We have the power to make this the best generation of mankind in the history of the world or to make it the last.”

 

“Too often we enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought.”

 

“There are risks and costs to action. But they are far less than the long-range risks of comfortable inaction.”

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