Quote(s) Of The Week - 11/5/20
“This is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. It is, perhaps, the end of the beginning.”
Sir Winston Churchill – requoted by Scott Kirby, CEO of United Airlines in the earnings call for the company in mid-October
“This election poses a unique challenge. It will test not Republican vs. Democrat or Trump vs. Biden, but rather, “We the People.” It is our role in this constitutional republic, our leadership, and our dedication to the promise of America that is being tested. Trump or America. We cannot have both.”
Jennifer Horn (R-NH) – Former Chair of the New Hampshire Republican Committee in a USA Today editorial focused on her fellow Republican constituents on October 16, 2020
“I have quoted John Winthrop's words more than once on the campaign trail this year—for I believe that Americans in 1980 are every bit as committed to that vision of a shining "city on a hill," as were those long ago settlers ... These visitors to that city on the Potomac do not come as white or black, red or yellow; they are not Jews or Christians; conservatives or liberals; or Democrats or Republicans. They are Americans awed by what has gone before, proud of what for them is still… a shining city on a hill.”
By Ronald Reagan on November 3, 1980 in his infamous Election Eve address "A Vision for America", where he provided his thoughts on the future of America which was inspired by his readings of author Manly P. Hall and his book The Secret Destiny of America.