Jacqueline Lee “Jackie” Kennedy Onassis (July 28, 1929 – May 19, 1994) was the wife of the 35th President of the United States, John F. Kennedy, and First Lady of the United States from 1961 until his assassination in 1963.
Natalie Portman portrays Kennedy in the 2016 film Jackie, set during the JFK presidency and the immediate aftermath of the assassination. Portman admitted being intimidated taking the role and doing research in preparation for filming. Nigel M. Smith wrote that by portraying Kennedy, Portman was “taking on arguably the biggest challenge of her career”.
Here are some inspirational quotes by her:-
“There are many little ways to enlarge your child’s world. Love of books is the best of all.”
“If you cut people off from what nourishes them spiritually, something in them dies.”
“I want to live my life, not record it.”
“There are two kinds of women, those who want power in the world and those who want power in bed.”
“He didn’t even have the satisfaction of being killed for civil rights… it had to be some silly little Communist. ”
6.ON RAISING CHILDREN
“If you bungle raising your children, I don’t think whatever else you do matters very much”
“Do you think that God would separate me from my husband if I killed myself? I feel as though I am going out of my mind at times. Wouldn’t God understand that I just want to be with him?”
“You have to have been a Republican to know how good it is to be a Democrat.”
9.ON A POTENTIAL HUSBAND
“On a potential husband, “All I ask is someone with a little imagination, but they are hard to find.”
“Our culture will become like it was during the medieval times when there truly was a cultural elite. The rest of the people will just watch television, which will be their only frame of reference.”