The Daniel K. Inouye Institute will share the story of an American hero and statesman, and will perpetuate for future generations the enduring legacy of his values.

About the ManAbout the Institute

My first thought was that I could no longer play the ukulele, and my dream of becoming a surgeon was over. But it’s a funny thing — I never considered myself a cripple or an invalid. It just never became part of my thinking. It isn’t part of my thinking today.

Daniel K. Inouye