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Pres. Lyndon Johnson was a middle-aged man of smalltown America, both a Westerner and a Southerner, and except where politics had demonstrably forced his growth-as on the question of civil rights-he functioned like most men, as a product of his background.
A career in flying was like climbing one of those ancient Babylonian pyramids made up of a dizzy progression of steps and ledges, a ziggurat, a pyramid extraordinarily high and steep; and the idea was to prove at every foot of the way up that pyramid that you were one of the elected and anointed ones who had the right stuff and could move higher and higher and even-ultimately, God willing, one day-that you might be able to join that special few at the very top, that elite who had the capacity to bring tears to men's eyes, the very Brotherhood of the Right Stuff itself.
Character is doing the right thing when no one is watching.
Being generous is inborn; being altruistic is a learned perversity.
Personality has the power to open many doors, but character must keep them open.
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
It will go hard with an obstinate heart at the end, And the man who loves danger will perish through it.
What matters in a character is not whether one holds this or that opinion: what matters is how proudly one upholds it.
Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, vision cleared, ambition inspired, and success achieved.
Character is tested by true sentiments more than by conduct. A man is seldom better than his word.
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