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2019-03-01T10:17:41-10:00March 1st, 2019|QUOTES|

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

From “Journey to Washington” describing the aftermath of losing his arm. Published 1967.