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"about stories and why they’re important and how they’re passed on. And it became really an obsession with me that it’s an important part of communication"
"The penalty for failing to listen is to lose one’s history"
"If we don’t have that shared narrative, then they aren’t able to be part of something bigger than themselves."
"I believe that’s part of our culture is that we get so stuck in the facts now that we have lost the culture of, 'Let’s get to the moral.'"
"I think we have the best founding story out there. Not that I’ve researched every institution, but we certainly have the grit and determination and everything that you need to make a story interesting."
"And there are thousands of lessons in each and every part of that story depending on what you’re listening to or what you need to learn or what you want to take out of it—your interpretation."
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