"For in a democracy, every citizen, regardless of his interest in politics, 'hold office'; everyone of us is in a position of responsibility; and, in the final analysis, the kind of government we get depends upon how we fulfill those responsibilities. We, the people, are the boss, and we will get the kind of political leadership, be it good or bad, that we demand and deserve ." - John F. Kennedy - Profiles of Courage
 - https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/11/us/politics/trump-comey-firing.html
 - An employee's advice to my friends who were new at their government jobs.
- [p. 265] - John Kennedy - Profiles of Courage. https://www.jfklibrary.org/Research/Research-Aids/Ready-Reference/JFK-Quotations/Profiles-in-Courage-quotations.aspx
 - My Uncle's thoughtful advice, who is a retired NYC real estate manager