Emerson was right, and USC, OU, and UT, et al., will follow
If we stay committed to Independence, others will see the benefits:
From The American Scholar: If the single man plant himself indomitably on his instincts, and there abide, the huge world will come round to him.
On second thought, maybe not. But I still like the quote.
Coach Bronco Mendenhall discussing the Honor Code, Media Day, July 12, 2011:
The intention of the honor code is to help people reach their potential. And these are young men striving to reach their potential within tremendous scrutiny....