Click here to read President Reagan’s remarks just a few hours after the Challenger tragedy which killed all seven crew members,
Click here to read the final few thoughts from Emma’s speech at a gun control rally days after the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that left 17 dead.
This is without question the most important moment in US soccer history.
Click here to read Ortiz’ 58 word speech — expletives and all — to a crowd of 35,000 at Fenway Park a few days after the Boston Marathon bombing that killed three people and injured many more..
Click here to read Druyan’s reflection on her nearly two-decade relationship with Carl Sagan.
Click here to read the most famous speech in baseball history: Hall-of-Famer Lou Gehrig’s farewell address at Yankee Stadium just after his ALS diagnosis. Gehrig died less than two years later, on June 2, 1941, at age 37.
Click here to read Ali’s respond to his draft summons for the Vietnam War.
Click here to read the lyrics to Mitchell’s classic song, written on her first trip to Hawaii, about our destruction of nature.
Click here to read the final paragraph of Justice Anthony Kennedy’s Supreme Court ruling that recognized gay marriage nationwide
Click here to read Leonard Cohen’s letter to his former love and muse, Marianne Ihlen, days before her death.
Click here to read Nick Cave’s response to a fan’s question about the tragic death of Cave’s son, Arthur.
Click here to read President Obama’s remarks after the Sandy Hook school shooting in Newtown, CT that left 20 children dead (28 total)
Click here to read New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's speech at the Christchurch memorial in the aftermath of the mosque attacks that killed 50 people
Click here to read an excerpt from Alyssa Milano’s speech at the 2018 Women’s March.
Click here to read Bruce Springsteen’s lyrics to ‘The Rising,’ a song about the September 11, 2001 attacks on New York City
Click here to read Hillary Clinton’s historic speech to the United Nations on women’s rights.
Click here to read Tim Cook’s all-staff email on the passing of Steve Jobs.
Click here to read Satya’s email to all of Microsoft regarding the tragic events in Charlottesville.
Click here to read Chuck’s memo to all of Cisco’s staff on destigmatizing mental health.
Click here to read Howard’s email to all 190,000 Starbucks employees after more than $1 trillion was wiped from Asian markets, sending the Dow plunging 588 points.
Click here to read Sundar’s email in the immediate aftermath of the deadly shooting at the San Bruno, CA YouTube headquarters.
Click here to read a letter Thomas Jefferson wrote to a young man, at the request of the man’s father. Written one year before Jefferson’s death.