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   Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations.  1989.
 
 
NUMBER:77
AUTHOR:John Fitzgerald Kennedy (1917–63)
QUOTATION:Let the word go forth from this time and place, to friend and foe alike, that the torch has been passed to a new generation of Americans.
ATTRIBUTION:President JOHN F. KENNEDY, inaugural address, January 20, 1961.—The Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States: John F. Kennedy, 1961, p. 1.

  This is one of seven inscriptions carved on the walls at the gravesite of John F. Kennedy, Arlington National Cemetery.
SUBJECTS:American people
 
 
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