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    Let the word go forth from this time and place, to friend and foe alike, that the torch has been passed to a new generation of Americans, born in this century, tempered by war, disciplined by a hard and bitter peace, proud of our ancient heritage, and unwilling to witness or permit the slow undoing of those human rights to which this nation has always been committed, and to which we are committed today at home and around the world. Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of liberty.

  2. 9

    Our defense is in the preservation of the spirit which prizes liberty as a heritage of all men, in all lands, everywhere. Destroy this spirit and you have planted the seeds of despotism around your own doors.

  3. 8

    If we really wish to put an end to our ongoing international and social problems we must eventually declare Earth and all of its resources as the common heritage of all the world's people.

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    Part of your heritage in this society is the opportunity to become financially independent.

  5. 6

    I've led this empty life for over forty years and now I can pass that heritage on and ensure that the misery will continue for at least one more generation.

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    My commitment to the security and future of Israel is based upon basic morality as well as enlightened self-interest. Our role in supporting Israel honors our own heritage.

  7. 4

    It is not the honor that you take with you, but the heritage you leave behind.

  8. 3

    Our whole constitutional heritage rebels at the thought of giving government the power to control men's minds.

  9. 2

    Ultimately, America's answer to the intolerant man is diversity, the very diversity which our heritage of religious freedom has inspired.

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    Or heritage and ideals, our code and standards - the things we live by and teach our children - are preserved or diminished by how freely we exchange ideas and feelings.

  11. Last Update: November, 2020

  1. image quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson

    Do not go where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

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    Every man dies. Not every man really lives.

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    You only live once. You don't want your tombstone to read: Played it safe.

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    The mission of your life should be to leave a better world behind than what you inherited.

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    Live the way you want to be remembered.