I shall also carry with me the hope that my country will never cease to view them with indulgence; and that, after forty five years of my life dedicated to its service with an upright zeal, the faults of incompetent abilities will be consigned to oblivion, as myself must soon be to the mansions of rest.
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My story is a freedom song of struggle. It is about finding one’s purpose, how to overcome fear and to stand up for causes bigger than one’s self.
America was not built on fear. America was built on courage, on imagination and an unbeatable determination to do the job at hand.
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, ‘I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.
My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it.
Space, the final frontier.
If humanity does not opt for integrity we are through completely. It is absolutely touch and go. Each one of us could make the difference.
Be regular and orderly in your life so you may be violent and original in your work.
And I wish all of you great adventures, good company, and lives as lucky as mine.
The world is a fine place and worth fighting for and I hate very much to leave it.
Labor Day is devoted to no man, living or dead, to no sect, race or nation.