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Down on the Farm: Lessons from the Amish

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In August 1974, after resigning his presidency in disgrace, Richard Nixon met with the White House staff.

In his darkest hour, Nixon gave the most masterful and human speech of his career, a heartfelt and spontaneous exhortation to remember the lessons he had forgotten.


"Always give your best, never get discouraged, never be petty," Nixon said.

"Always remember, others may hate you, but those who hate you don't win unless you hate them," he added.

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