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Since we’re talking about essay Introductions & Conclusions

This one remains unresolved for me, but not necessarily in a bad way:

Brooks’s introduction: “America was settled, founded and built by people who believed they were doing something exceptional.”

Brooks’s conclusion: “This is an attitude that sours the tongue, offends the eye and freezes the heart.” 

Brooks, The American Idea and Today’s G.O.P.