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National Guard Bureau

WASHINGTON, March 24, 1998 – "If we open a quarrel between the past and the present, we shall find we have lost the future."

Winston Churchill

British prime minister


"Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore."

Andre Gide

French writer


"Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends and fad and popular opinion."

Charles Kuralt

American journalist


"Optimism is the cheerful frame of mind that enables a teakettle to sing, though in hot water up to its nose."


"Nothing wilts faster than laurels that have been rested upon."

Carl Rowan

American journalist


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