Saturday, April 18, 2020

"The Right Answer" (JFK, Loyola College, February 18, 1958)

"Let us not despair but act. Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer but the right answer. Let us not seek to fix the blame for the past - let us accept our own responsibility for the future."

-- Senator John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Speech at Loyola College Alumni Banquet, Baltimore, Maryland, February 18, 1958. Papers of John F. Kennedy. Pre-Presidential Papers. Senate Files. Series 12.1. Speech Files, 1953-1960, Box 899, Folder: "Loyola College annual alumni banquet, Baltimore, Maryland, 18 February 1958," JFK Library.

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