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When I was a kid, Eisenhower had been President forever, and all of a sudden, everything in the world was all about Jack Kennedy. I was 12, interested in politics; my father was from Massachusetts, had an accent like Kennedy.


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Those who bring sunshine to the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves.
JAMES BARRIE
You cannot escape the results of your thoughts. Whatever your present environment may be, you will f...
JAMES ALLEN
Our life is what our thoughts make it. A man will find that as he alters his thoughts toward things ...
JAMES ALLEN
You must be in tune with the times and prepared to break with tradition.
JAMES AGEE
There is a hearty Puritanism in the view of human nature which pervades the instrument of 1787. It i...
JAMES BRYCE
The Englishman can get along with sex quite perfectly so long as he can pretend that it isn't sex bu...
JAMES AGATE
Strength instead of being the lusty child of passion, grows by grappling with and subduing them.
JAMES BARRIE
One does not become a guru by accident.
JAMES FENTON
They say that the best defense is offense, and I intend to start offending right now.
CAPTAIN JAMES
It is an immense loss to have all robust and sustaining expletives refined away from one! At. moment...
ALICE JAMES
A myth is a religion in which no one any longer believes.
JAMES FEIBLEMAN
You just stood there screaming
Fearing no one was listening to you
They say the empty can ratt...
JAMES HETFIELD
There are two kinds of light -- the glow that illumines, and the glare that obscures.
JAMES THURBER
Intelligence: I was asked tonight why I refuse to have truck with intellectuals after business hours...
JAMES AGATE
Experience that destroys innocents also leads one back to it.
JAMES BALDWIN
It is very nearly impossible... to become an educated person in a country so distrustful of the inde...
JAMES BALDWIN
The term bail-out is deceptive. They have people come up with euphenisms to hide reality
JAMES DYE
Members of Congress were told they could face martial law if they didn't pass the bailout bill. This...
JAMES DYE
Dreams do come true, if we only wish hard enough, You can have anything in life if you will sacrific...
JAMES BARRIE
A chain is no stronger than its weakest link, and life is after all a chain.
WILLIAM JAMES
The men who succeed best in public life are those who take the risk of standing by their own convict...
JAMES GARFIELD
Christianity has operated with an unmitigated arrogance and cruelty -- necessarily, since a religion...
JAMES BALDWIN
Man is made or unmade by himself. By the right choice he ascends. As a being of power, intelligence,...
JAMES ALLEN
The gallows were used to punish criminals, for instance the pharoahs would chop off people's heads a...
JAMES DYE
The prevalent fear of poverty among the educated classes is the worst moral disease from which our c...
WILLIAM JAMES
The most useless are those who never change through the years.
JAMES BARRIE
Circumstances do not make the man, they reveal him.
JAMES ALLEN
The price one pays for pursuing any profession, or calling, is an immediate knowledge of its ugly si...
JAMES BALDWIN
It is as painful perhaps to be awakened from a vision as to be born.
JAMES AUGUSTINE
We have all had the experience of finding that our reactions and perhaps even our deeds have denied ...
JAMES BALDWIN
Every time a child says, I don't believe in fairies, there is a fairy somewhere that falls down dead...
JAMES BARRIE
In all human affairs there are efforts, and there are results, and the strength of effort is the mea...
JAMES ALLEN
The primary distinction of the artist is that he must actively cultivate that state which most men, ...
JAMES BALDWIN
All art is a kind of confession, more or less oblique. All artists, if they are to survive, are forc...
JAMES BALDWIN
For true success ask yourself these four questions: Why? Why not? Why not me? Why not now?
JAMES ALLEN
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JAMES ATLAS
The vision that you glorify in your mind, the ideal that you enthrone in your heart - this you will ...
JAMES ALLEN
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you sh...
JAMES ALLEN
All men should strive to learn before they die, what they are running from, and to, and why.
JAMES THURBER
Roosevelt fought hard for the United States to host the opening session [of the United Nations]; it ...
JAMES BAMFORD
Sad people have more sober reflections.
JAMES DYE
The attitude of unhappiness is not only painful, it is mean and ugly. What can be more base and unwo...
WILLIAM JAMES