Happy 235th Birthday, United States of America!
July 4th each year we celebrate the birth of this country and our Declaration of Independence, including this famous excerpt:
“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. — That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed….”
Like me … you might just take a few minutes today to reread this historic document .. here’s the link