Some Thoughts from My Passport

Killing time on a plane today, I was checking out my passport stamps and found these quotes inspiring, particularly in light of recent domestic and international politics.

Let us raise a standard to which the wise and honest can repair. —George Washington
Democracy is based on the conviction that there are extraordinary possibilities in ordinary people. —Harry Emerson Fosdick
The cause of freedom is not the cause of a race or sect, a party or a class — it is the cause of humankind, the very birthright of humanity. — Anna Julia Cooper
Whatever America hopes to bring to pass in the world must first come to pass in the heart of America. — Dwight D. Eisenhower
It is immigrants who brought to this land the skills of their hands and brains to make of it a beacon of opportunity and hope for all men. — Herbert H. Lehman

One thought on “Some Thoughts from My Passport”

  1. Steven

    I never really noticed the quotes in my passport before. Neat!

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