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National Guard Bureau

WASHINGTON, March 13, 1998 – "Courage is the capacity to conduct oneself with restraint in times of prosperity and with courage and tenacity when things do not go well."

James Forrestal

First Secretary of Defense

1892-1949

"Where I was born, how I have lived is unimportant. It is what I have done with where I have been that should be of interest."

Goergia O'Keefe

American artist

1887-1986

"The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good."

Ann Landers

American newspaper columnist

1918-

"It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare; it is because we do not dare that they are difficult."

Seneca

Roman philosopher

4 B.C.(?)-65 A.D.

"There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it."

Edith Wharton

American novelist

1862-1937

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