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    A great world leader is gone. Liberty loving people around the globe are sad tonight. We are strengthened in the thought of President Roosevelt’s work for little people everywhere.
    Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908–1973)

    John F. Kennedy was the victim of the hate that was a part of our country. It is a disease that occupies the minds of the few but brings danger to the many.
    —Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908–1973)

    It is the genius of our Constitution that under its shelter of enduring institutions and rooted principles there is ample room for the rich fertility of American political invention.
    Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908–1973)

    All radio is dead. Which means that these tape recordings I’m making are for the sake of future history. If any.
    —BarrĂ© Lyndon (1896–1972)

    This is not a jungle war, but a struggle for freedom on every front of human activity.
    —Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908–1973)

    That observation which is called knowledge of the world will be found much more frequently to make men cunning than good.
    —Samuel Johnson (1709–1784)