Want to see a terrific movie? Rent The Scent of a Woman. If you’ve already seen it, see it again.
The speech Al Pacino gives at the kid’s hearing, Charlie’s hearing, before the school board is what America is about.
The character Pacino plays, says, “You don’t want to kick Charlie out. NO! He’ll make this school proud someday. You want to know why? He has a soul that cannot be bought, that has not been ripped off.”
Those are some our core values as Americans.
We want an entire nation of people whose souls have not been ripped off and cannot be purchased.