John F. Kennedy's Legacy in Quotes

Words to live by: In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy's assassination, take a look back at some of his most poignant quotes

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Updated: Wednesday Nov 20, 2013 | 04:00 PM EST

"Our most basic common link is that we all inhabit this planet. We all breathe the same air. We all cherish our children's future. And we are all mortal."
– President Kennedy's commencement address at American University, June 10, 1963

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