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" I do not think that the educational program of our schools should be determined by what the community thinks it needs. "
" I don't have to run the Peace Corps. I could live without seeing my picture in the newspapers and without being interviewed. "
" Does politics have to be injected into everything? "
" Christian virtues unite men. Racism separates them. "
" In the Peace Corps, the volunteer must be a fully developed, mature person. He must not join to run abroad or escape problems. "
" The Peace Corps is guilty of enthusiasm and a crusading spirit. But we're not apologetic about it. "
" Racism cannot be cured solely by attacking some of the results it produces, like discrimination in housing or in education. "
" If a young person has any idealism at all, it's strongest about the time he finishes college. "
" One of the things Mr. Kennedy taught me was that in laying out a new project, you shouldn't try to cope with every little problem. "
" It is precisely our job as Catholics to speak the truth as plainly and precisely as we can. "
" We must treat the disease of racism. This means we must understand the disease. "
" Jews have suffered persecution from misguided Christians who tortured the Jews for their part in killing Christ. These Christians forgot that Christ died because of the sins of all men. "
" Do we talk about the dignity of work? Do we give our students any reason for believing it is worthwhile to sacrifice for their work because such sacrifices improve the psychological and mental health of the person who makes them? "
" The roots of racism lie deep in man's nature, wounded and bruised by original sin. "
" When Roosevelt came along, I approved of his program, generally. I figured an economic system should work for people, not vice versa. "
" Do the job first. Worry about the clearance later. "
" If education does not create a need for the best in life, then we are stuck in an undemocratic, rigid caste society. "
" Racists are irrational and illogical in their attempts to justify their prejudices. "
" He who knows all things and believes nothing is damned. "
" I don't think the Gallup Poll technique is going to be very helpful in determining the goals of our educational system. "
" The only genuine elite is the elite of those men and women who gave their lives to justice and charity. "
" It wouldn't kill me if I were never nominated or elected to anything. "
" Joe Kennedy isn't in the habit of having incompetents around. I wouldn't have lasted three months if I didn't have some ability. "
" Respect for another man's opinion is worthy. It is the realization that any opinion is valuable, for it is the sign of a rational being. "
" My parents were second cousins. That is enough to explain all of my peculiarities. "
" The Peace Corps would give thousands of young Americans a chance to see at first hand the conditions in remote areas of the world. "
" I hate goofballs. "
" A line has to be drawn somewhere between what is essential and what is peripheral. "
" Being accused of enthusiasm is something I'll never live down. "
" Any idealist who tries to join the Peace Corps must realize he is not going to change the world overnight. "
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" My parents had always preached the virtues of hard work. But hard work is one thing; economic struggle is another. "