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Ultimately, Communism must be defeated by progressive political programs which wipe out the poverty, misery, and discontent on which it thrives.
  Robert Francis Kennedy
If I get to be president, what can I do anyway? With Congress and the press, what chance do I have to make basic changes?
  Robert Francis Kennedy
Satellite communications connect television screens in Japan with television cameras in England, and the distance of half a world loses its meaning.
  Robert Francis Kennedy
I am ashamed to report that my father, who is 73, has never been beaten by any of his four sons in golf. We have all become resigned to the fact that he has determined that he won't be beaten.
  Robert Francis Kennedy
Let me make it clear that the Youth Employment Opportunities Act of 1961 is not primarily concerned with delinquency prevention. Rather, it is designed to help all types of young men or women who suffer deficiencies of training or opportunity which keep them unemployed.
  Robert Francis Kennedy
What is objectionable, what is dangerous about extremists is not that they are extreme, but that they are intolerant. The evil is not what they say about their cause, but what they say about their opponents.
  Robert Francis Kennedy
One can find a squalid America as easily as a scenic America; a bitter, hopeless America as easily as the confident America of polyethylene wrapping, new cars, and camping trips in the summer.
  Robert Francis Kennedy
Our scientists grapple with the difficulties of placing a man on the moon, but the immediately troubling concern of our society is whether men of different races can sit together at a lunch counter.
  Robert Francis Kennedy
American books reflect our common heritage with many other nations and their influence upon our culture. The influences are endless, linking us with the rest of the world. Thus, they are good ambassadors for us.
  Robert Francis Kennedy
Within the United States, we have put great emphasis upon political freedoms. Because it has been our experience that these freedoms can lead to others.
  Robert Francis Kennedy
It is easy to overlook the importance of the young in underdeveloped countries. It is the natural course for nations, and diplomats, and those who publish newspapers, to speak to the established order. Seeking out the young requires a conscious effort.
  Robert Francis Kennedy
The eradication of racial and religious prejudice in the United States - and in the rest of the world as well - is a long-term process.
  Robert Francis Kennedy
When companies get together secretly to fix prices and attempt to eliminate competition, honest businessmen suffer. I think this is wrong.
  Robert Francis Kennedy
I was the seventh of nine children. When you come from that far down you have to struggle to survive.
  Robert Francis Kennedy
The ultimate relationship between justice and law will be an eternal subject for speculation and analysis. But it may be said that in a democratic society, law is the form which free men give to justice.
  Robert Francis Kennedy
Freedom possesses many meanings. It speaks not merely in terms of political and religious liberty but also in terms of economic and social progress.
  Robert Francis Kennedy
The free way of life proposes ends, but it does not prescribe means.
  Robert Francis Kennedy
The tyranny of Communism is as old as the Pharaohs and the Pyramids - that the State stands above all men and their individual aspirations.
  Robert Francis Kennedy
When our forbears - yours and mine - came to America, they came because this country promised them something. It promised them an opportunity, nourished by education, not merely to grind for a bare living, but to strive for a good life.
  Robert Francis Kennedy
The fact that free men persist in the search for the truth is the essential difference between Communism and Democracy.
  Robert Francis Kennedy

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