Robert F. Kennedy Quote

Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total of all those acts will be written the history of this generation.


Day of Affirmation, address delivered at the University of Capetown, South Africa (June 6, 1966); reported in the Congressional Record (June 6, 1966), vol. 112, p. 12430.

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Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total of all those acts...

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Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total of all those acts...

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Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total of all those acts...

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Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total of all those acts...