“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” Oliver Wendell Holmes
Justice Holmes's advice strikes to the heart of the matter. In the end, our lives are redeemed by who we are, in our innermost being. Our hearts and souls are what matter. In the hustle and bustle of our life, take some time to be grounded to first things first. Otherwise, everything else is for naught. This applies to each us of us personally, and to our nation collectively.
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