Looks like we got a trial ahead of us. But it's not the first time. We've had to go it alone before, and we'll have to go it alone again. We're tough. We've had to be tough ever since Brother Brigham led our people across the plain. Well, they survived and I dang it, we'll, well, we'll survive too. Now put out your fires and get to your wagons.
Frank S. Nugent (1908–1965), U.S. screenwriter, Patrick Ford, co-scenarist, and John Ford. Elder Wiggs (Ward Bond), Wagon Master, addressing his people, as their wagon train is about to set off for Utah (1950).