John F. Kennedy Quote

“In the long history of the world, only a few generations have been granted the role of defending freedom in its hour of maximum danger.” — John F. Kennedy Source: from his inaugural address, United States Capitol, Washington, D.C., January 20, 1961

John F. Kennedy Quote

“We dare not tempt them with weakness. For only when our arms are sufficient beyond doubt can we be certain beyond doubt that they will never be employed.” — John F. Kennedy Source: from his inaugural address, United States Capitol, Washington, D.C., January 20, 1961

Martin Luther King Quote

“A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual death.” — Martin Luther King, Jr. Source: from the speech “Beyond Vietnam: A Time to Break Silence”, delivered at Riverside Church, New York City, April 4, 1967