The dream begins with a teacher who believes in you, who tugs and pushes and leads you to the next plateau, sometimes poking you with a sharp stick called 'truth'.
But we cannot rely on memorials and museums alone. We can tell ourselves we will never forget and we likely won't. But we need to make sure that we teach history to those who never had the opportunity to remember in the first place.
Courage is being afraid but going on anyhow.
If all difficulties were known at the outset of a long journey, most of us would never start out at all.
Don't taunt the alligator until after you've crossed the creek.