And I think America, if we’re ever going to truly defeat terror without changing the character of our own country or compromising the future of our children, has got to not only say, “Okay, I want to shoulder my responsibilities, I want to create my share of opportunities” but we have to find a way to define the future in terms of a humanity that goes beyond our country, that goes beyond any particular race, that goes beyond any particular religion.

William Jefferson "Bill" Clinton (b. 1946) American politician, US President (1993-2001)
Inaugural Dole Lecture, U. of Kansas (21 May 2004)

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