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Blanco County, Texas - Timeline
1847 Meusebach–Comanche Treaty 1850s Samuel Ealy Johnson, Sr ... grandfather of President Lyndon B ... Johnson, and his brother Jesse Thomas Johnson, set up a cattle business in Johnson City ...
Lyndon Baines Johnson Library And Museum
... The Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum is one of 13 Presidential Libraries administered by the National Archives and Records Administration ... The Library houses 45 million pages of historical documents, including the papers of Lyndon Baines Johnson and those of his close associates and others ... The Library was dedicated on May 22, 1971, with Johnson and then-President Richard Nixon in attendance ...
Lyndon B. Johnson - Legacy
... The Manned Spacecraft Center in Houston, Texas, was renamed the Lyndon B ... Johnson Space Center, and Texas created a legal state holiday to be observed on August 27 to mark Johnson's birthday ... It is known as Lyndon Baines Johnson Day ...

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    I’m not in the speechmaking business nowadays. I’m following the advice of an old mountain woman who said: ‘When I walks, I walk slowly. When I sits, I sits loosely. And when I feel a worry coming on, I just go to sleep.’
    Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908–1973)

    The Great Society is a place where every child can find knowledge to enrich his mind and to enlarge his talents.... It is a place where the city of man serves not only the needs of the body and the demands of commerce but the desire for beauty and the hunger for community.... It is a place where men are more concerned with the quality of their goals than the quantity of their goods.
    Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908–1973)

    Just like the Alamo, somebody damn well needed to go to their aid. Well, by God, I’m going to Viet Nam’s aid!
    —Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908–1973)

    Life must be filled up, and the man who is not capable of intellectual pleasures must content himself with such as his senses can afford.
    —Samuel Johnson (1709–1784)

    You might say that Lyndon Johnson is a cross between a Baptist preacher and a cowboy.
    Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908–1973)

    Ambition is an uncomfortable companion many times. He creates a discontent with present surroundings and achievements; he is never satisfied but always pressing forward to better things in the future. Restless, energetic, purposeful, it is ambition that makes of the creature a real man.
    —Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908–1973)