|Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis|
Kennedy in 1961
|First Lady of the United States|
January 20, 1961 â€“ November 22, 1963
|President||John F. Kennedy|
|Preceded by||Mamie Eisenhower|
|Succeeded by||Lady Bird Johnson|
|Born||Jacqueline Lee Bouvier
July 28, 1929
Southampton, New York, U.S.
|Died||May 19, 1994
Manhattan, New York, U.S.
John F. Kennedy
|Children||Arabella Lee Kennedy, Caroline, John Jr., and Patrick|
|Parents||John Vernou Bouvier III
Janet Lee Bouvier
|Alma mater||Vassar College
George Washington University
Even though people may be well known, they hold in their hearts the emotions of a simple person for the moments that are the most important of those we know on earth: birth, marriage and death.
There are two kinds of women, those who want power in the world and those who want power in bed.
I don't understand it. Jack will spend any amount of money to buy votes but he balks at investing a thousand dollars in a beautiful painting.
I think the best thing I can do is to be a distraction. A husband lives and breathes his work all day long. If he comes home to more table thumping, how can the poor man ever relax?
I always wanted to be some kind of writer or newspaper reporter. But after college… I did other things.
There are many little ways to enlarge your child's world. Love of books is the best of all.
You are about to have your first experience with a Greek lunch. I will kill you if you pretend to like it.
If you bungle raising your children, I don't think whatever else you do matters very much.
The children have been a wonderful gift to me, and I'm thankful to have once again seen our world through their eyes. They restore my faith in the family's future.
Now, I think that I should have known that he was magic all along. I did know it – but I should have guessed that it would be too much to ask to grow old with and see our children grow up together. So now, he is a legend when he would have preferred to be a man.
You have to have been a Republican to know how good it is to be a Democrat.
When Harvard men say they have graduated from Radcliffe, then we've made it.
The one thing I do not want to be called is First Lady. It sounds like a saddle horse.
Can anyone understand how it is to have lived in the White House and then, suddenly, to be living alone as the President's widow?
What is sad for women of my generation is that they weren't supposed to work if they had families. What were they going to do when the children are grown – watch the raindrops coming down the window pane?
Whenever I was upset by something in the papers, Jack always told me to be more tolerant, like a horse flicking away flies in the summer.
The first time you marry for love, the second for money, and the third for companionship.
An Editor becomes kind of your mother. You expect love and encouragement from an Editor.
He didn't even have the satisfaction of being killed for civil rights. it had to be some silly little Communist.