America traditionally represents the greatest possibility of someone’s going from nothing to something. Why? In theory, if not practice, the government stays out of the way and lets individuals take risks and reap rewards or accept the consequences of failure. We call this capitalism – or, at least, we used to.
More Larry Elder quotes :
Raised by an irresponsible mother during the Great Depression in the Jim Crow south, my father was on his own from the age of 13.Larry Elder
My dad was a Marine. He was one of the Montford Point Marines. Those are the equivalent of the Tuskegee Airmen for Marines. He's a tough, tough guy. When I was 15 we had a fight, and I didn't speak to him for 10 years.Larry Elder
My mom and my dad were married 56 years, and the fact that I reconciled with my dad I think made their marriage a little bit better as well.Larry Elder