Quotations by Lincoln Ellsworth
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Born: Wednesday, May 12, 1880
Died: Saturday, May 26, 1951 (71 years old)
If I did not have for him the warm affection a son feels toward a less austere and preoccupied father, I at least had an immense respect for him, and a great admiration.
(Keywords: Father, Son, Admiration, Affection, Respect)
Not until, years later, I found my true interest in life did I discover that I could master a subject, no matter how difficult, if it helped me in what I wanted to do.
(Keywords: Life, Interest, Years)
One of the things that made me persist in the Antarctic in the face of sickening discouragements was my determination to name a portion of the earth's surface after my father.
(Keywords: Father, Determination, Earth, Name)