It is for us the living, rather, to be dedicated here to the unfinished work which they who fought here have thus far so nobly advanced. It is rather for us to be here dedicated to the great task remaining before us -- that from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion -- that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain -- that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom -- and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth. It's great to see the people return to the polls to vote. It's especially great to see young people vote in large numbers. I truly believe we have a golden opportunity to regain our respected role in the world not as a conqueror but as a compassionate people. May God bless the United States of America.