"Since December, we've already seen enormous enthusiasm for this new apporoach. Leades across the Americas have expressed support for our change in policy: you've heard that expressed by president Dilma Roussef of Brazil, yesterday: 'Public oppinion surveys in both our countries show broad support for this engagement'.
One cuban said: I prepared for this all my life!"
In Japanese, there is a proverb, 勝って兜の緒を締めよ (Katte kabuto no o o shimeyo), which means "In victory, tighten your helmet!".