People reveal their character and values with words. A collector quotes since 1962, John Kennedy shares his favorites and most impactful in the presentation. The first quote that impacted Kennedy’s life was George Bernard Shaw’s “People always blame their situations in life on circumstances. Those that get ahead in life, create their own circumstances.” Kennedy decided to create his own circumstances. Learn which quotes might impact your destiny.

John Kennedy is a native New Mexican, raised in Gallup. His grandfather built the Navajo trading post in Salina Springs in 1912. At the age of nine, he began traveling and trading with his father. For 28 years, he was the major supplier of Native American crafts in the national park system. He is also the author of five nonfiction books.