„So we arrived, and planted our flag at the geographical South Pole. Thanks be to God!“

A quote also displayed at the geographical South Pole.

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Norský polární badatel 1872 - 1928

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—  Edmund Hillary New Zealand mountaineer 1919 - 2008

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„We have arrived again to Venezuela, Thank God. Thanks to my beloved country.“

—  Hugo Chávez 48th President of Venezuela 1954 - 2013

After coming back to Caracas. Chávez was in Cuba receiving treatment for cancer. 18 February, 2013. http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2013/02/18/chavez-venezuela-cancer/1927403/
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„We thank God that our enemies are idiots.“

—  Mahmoud Ahmadinejad 6th President of the Islamic Republic of Iran 1956

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„Of course [the opposition] can be supported! I mean, for God’s sake, from Solidarity in Poland to the ANC in South Africa… there was a great degree of support. But they [the Poles and South Africans] did it. It was not some foreign country doing it.“

—  Reza Pahlavi Last crown prince of the former Imperial State of Iran 1960

As quoted by Emily Esfahani Smith, Pahlavi's Hope for a Better Iran http://www.weeklystandard.com/blogs/pahlavis-hope-better-iran, The Weekly Standard, Feb 18, 2010.
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„Our relationship is very special. We were very much in love and still are. Thank God we found each other.“

—  Nancy Reagan actress and first lady of the United States 1921 - 2016

On her relation with her husband, Ronald Reagan, as quoted in an interview with Vanity Fair (July 1998), and in Saving The Reagan Presidency : Trust Is The Coin Of The Realm (2005) by David M. Abshire, p. 107
Variant: Our relationship is very special. We were very much in love and still are. When I say my life began with Ronnie, well, it's true. It did. I can't imagine life without him.
As quoted in "End of a love story" at BBC (5 June 2004) http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/265714.stm
Kontext: Our relationship is very special. We were very much in love and still are. Thank God we found each other. When I say my life began with Ronnie, well, it's true. It did. Forty-six years? Can't imagine life without him.

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„Thanks, God, for honoring our best by giving us a miracle.“

—  Ben Carson 17th and current United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development; American neurosurgeon 1951

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„Thank God, under our Constitution there was no connection between church and state.“

—  James K. Polk American politician, 11th President of the United States (in office from 1845 to 1849) 1795 - 1849

Diary entry (14 October 1846).

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„I think we have reason to thank God for Abraham Lincoln.“

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Letter to George W. Julian (8 April 1865), as quoted in The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery http://books.google.com/books?id=4b8m7cv3wTIC&pg=PA335#v=onepage&q&f=false, by Eric Foner, p. 336
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Kontext: I think we have reason to thank God for Abraham Lincoln. With all his deficiencies, it must be admitted that he has grown continually.

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„Together we shall save our planet, or together we shall perish in its flames. Save it we can — and save it we must — and then shall we earn the eternal thanks of mankind and, as peacemakers, the eternal blessing of God.“

—  John F. Kennedy 35th president of the United States of America 1917 - 1963

1961, UN speech
Kontext: Ladies and gentlemen of this Assembly, the decision is ours. Never have the nations of the world had so much to lose, or so much to gain. Together we shall save our planet, or together we shall perish in its flames. Save it we can — and save it we must — and then shall we earn the eternal thanks of mankind and, as peacemakers, the eternal blessing of God.

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