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The time to repair the roof is when the sun in shining (Kennedy; Holland)

"As with any other germ, a little preventive medicine ought to be practiced in terms of those things that get us down. There is a line from Dante that says, 'The arrow seen before cometh less rudely' (Divine Comedy). President John F. Kennedy put the same thought into one of his state of the union messages this way: 'The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.'

Jeffrey R. Holland

For Times of Trouble, BYU Devotional, March 1980

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