You must accept that you might fail; then, if you do your best and still don’t win, at least you can be satisfied that you’ve tried. If you don’t accept failure as a possibility, you don’t set high goals, you don’t branch out, you don’t try—you don’t take the risk.
Born - August 18, 1927 in Botsford, Georgia
Parents - Wilburn Edgar Smith & Frances Allethea “Allie” Murray Smith
Married - James Earl Carter Jr.
- John William “Jack” (1947 – present),
James Earl “Chip,” 3rd (1950 – present),
Donnel Jeffrey “Jeff” (1952 – present),
Amy Lynn (1967 – present)
Education – Georgia Southwestern College in Americus, Georgia
Occupation – Businesswoman at family peanut warehouse
Firsts - 1st First Lady to make a foreign policy trip
Causes - Honorary Chairwoman of the President’s Commission on Mental Health
Other offices – First Lady of Georgia 1971 – 1975
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