Published on May 22nd, 2011 | by Yellow Magpie2
Joseph P. Kennedy Quotes: John F. Kennedy’s Harsh And Sometimes Brutal Father
Joseph P. Kennedy Quotes
Here is a selection of choice Joseph P. Kennedy quotes.
‘He’s a great kid. He hates the same way I do.’
‘If there’s anything I’d hate as a son-in-law, it’s an actor; and if there’s anything I think I’d hate worse than an actor as a son-in-law, it’s an English actor.’
‘We must get into the picture business. This is a new industry and a gold mine. It looks like another telephone industry.’
‘Whenever you’re sitting across from some important person, always picture him sitting there in a suit of long red underwear. That’s the way I always operated in business.’
‘Don’t buy a single vote more than necessary. I’ll be damned if I’m going to pay for a landslide.’
‘He may be president, but he still comes home and swipes my socks.’
‘More men die of jealousy than of cancer.’
‘I’ve had a tough time learning how to act like a congressman. Today I accidentally spent some of my own money.’
‘Jack doesn’t belong anymore to just a family. He belongs to the country.’
‘I have no political ambitions for myself or my children.’
‘When the going gets tough, the tough get going.’
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Check out Yellow Magpie’s Joseph ‘Joe’ Kennedy: The Patriarchal Shadow That Hangs Over The Kennedys and Jacqueline Kennedy: Wife Of President John F Kennedy for further insight into the Kennedy’s and find out what Jackie had to put up with.
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