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National Guard Bureau

WASHINGTON, July 10, 1998 –  

 "I've learned from experience that the greater part of our happiness or misery depends on our dispositions and not on our circumstances."

 Martha Washington

 First lady



 "The average estimate themselves by what they do, the above average by what they are."

 Johann Friedrich von Schiller

 German poet



 "Never measure the height of a mountain until you have reached the top. Then you will see how low it was."

 Dag Hammarskjold

 Swedish statesman



 "The probability that we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from the support of a cause we believe to be just."

 Abraham Lincoln

 U.S. President



 "The great thing in the world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving."

 Oliver Wendell Holmes

 American writer



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