Robert Francis ‘Bobby’ Kennedy, a lawyer by profession, was instrumental in managing the presidential campaign of his brother John F. Kennedy. He was appointed the Attorney General of the United States in 1960. Being a member of the Democratic Party, he was seen as a face of modern American Liberalism. Under John’s presidential tenure, Robert served as his closest advisor. Robert was popular for his defense for the Civil Rights Movement. He was also instrumental for dismantling organized crime and Mafia. Before his stint in politics, he served in the U.S. Naval Forces as a seamen apprentice in the Second World War. After his brother’s assassination, he took part in the elections of 1968, appealing to the African-American, poor, Catholic and young voters in the country. Much like his brother, Robert was later assassinated after his victory against Senator Eugene McCarthy. We have collected Robert F. Kennedy quotes from his speeches, writings, interviews etc. Here are some interesting quotes from this legendary American politician.