We must never forget that art is not a form of propaganda; it is a form of truth.
John F. Kennedy
The highest duty of the writer is to remain true to himself and let the chips fall where they may. In serving his vision of the truth the artist best serves his nation.
America has tossed its cap over the wall of space.
Now we have a problem in making our power credible, and Vietnam is the place.
Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction.
Let both sides seek to invoke the wonders of science instead of its terrors. Together let us explore the stars, conquer the deserts, eradicate disease, tap the ocean depths, and encourage the arts and commerce.