I have the opportunity to be part of swimming history. To take the sport to a new level would be an honor for me. There’s no better time to try this than now.
There are no extraordinary men… just extraordinary circumstances that ordinary men are forced to deal with.
The deliberate and deadly attacks which were carried out yesterday against our country were more than acts of terror. They were acts of war.
The Communist regime didn’t consider this to be a shining moment in history and assigned no heroism to it. They classified it as merely an accident.
Could I have but a line a century hence crediting a contribution to the advance of peace, I would yield every honor which has been accorded by war.