Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations. 1989.
Thomas Clayton Wolfe (190038)
So, then, to every man his chanceto every man, regardless of his birth, his shining, golden opportunityto every man the right to live, to work, to be himself, and to become whatever thing his manhood and his vision can combine to make himthis, seeker, is the promise of America.
THOMAS WOLFE, You Cant Go Home Again, chapter 31, p. 508 (1940).