By The Associated Press | January 21, 2013 | 10:31 AM EST

President Barack Obama supporters arrive on the National Mall in Washington, Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, for President Barack Obama's ceremonial swearing-in ceremony during the 57th Presidential Inauguration. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)

"It's really important for her to understand that her potential is endless. You have so much to live and look forward to, for yourself personally, for our country — just to see that there's more than the here and now." — Kenya Strong, a 37-year-old financial analyst, on her daughter's attendance at the 2013 inauguration.

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