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Lyndon Johnson

"Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or lose." Lyndon Johnson
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Lyndon Johnson

"He was the one person I ever knew, anywhere, who was never afraid." Lyndon Johnson
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"There's so much that we have yet to do -- the hunger in the world, the sickness in the world, the poverty in the world. We must apply some of the great talents that we've applied to space to all these problems, and get them done, and get them done in the spirit of what's the greatest good for the greatest number." Lyndon Johnson
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"Only two things are necessary to keep one's wife happy. One is to let her think she is having her own way, and the other is to let her have it." Lyndon Johnson
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"We have talked long enough in this country about equal rights. It is time now to write the next chapter-and to write it in the books of law." Lyndon Johnson
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"Until justice is blind to color, until education is unaware of race, until opportunity is unconcerned with the color of men's skins, emancipation will be a proclamation but not a fact." Lyndon Johnson
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"It should be a place where each individual's dignity and self-respect is strengthened by the respect and affection of his neighbors. It should be a place where each of us can find the satisfaction and warmth which comes from being a member of the community of man. This is what man sought at the dawn of civilization. It is what we seek today." Lyndon Johnson
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"You've got to work things out in the cloakroom, and when you've got them worked out, you can debate a little before you vote." Lyndon Johnson
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"Curtis Le May wants to bomb Hanoi and Haiphong. You know how he likes to go around bombing." Lyndon Johnson
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"Poverty has many roots, but the tap root is ignorance" Lyndon Johnson
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"We don't propose to sit here in our rocking chair with our hands folded and let the Communists set up any government in the Western Hemisphere" Lyndon Johnson
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"We did not choose to be the guardians of the gate, but there is no one else." Lyndon Johnson
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"The moon and other celestial bodies should be free for exploration and use by all countries. No country should be permitted to advance a claim of sovereignty." Lyndon Johnson
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"It's probably better to have him inside the tent pissing out, than outside the tent pissing in." Lyndon Johnson
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"Light at the end of the tunnel? We don't even have a tunnel; we don't even know where the tunnel is." Lyndon Johnson
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"The hungry world cannot be fed until and unless the growth of its resources and the growth of its population come into balance. Each man and woman-and each nation --must make decisions of conscience and policy in the face of this great problem." Lyndon Johnson
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"When I was young, poverty was so common that we didn't know it had a name." Lyndon Johnson
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"A rioter with a Molotov cocktail in his hands is not fighting for civil rights any more than a Klansman... They are both... lawbreakers, destroyers of constitutional rights and liberties and ultimately destroyers of a free America." Lyndon Johnson
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"The vote is the most powerful instrument ever devised by man for breaking down injustice and destroying the terrible walls which imprison men because they are different from other men." Lyndon Johnson
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"A president's hardest task is not to do what is right but to know what is right" Lyndon Johnson
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"A man without a vote is man without protection." Lyndon Johnson
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