Quotes August 19, 2022

“You may hate the war, but never hate the ones that fight. For they do not choose when or where to fight. All they chose was to protect who they love and even the people they don’t know.”
Millie
 
 
 
 
“The soldiers that didn’t come back were the heroes. It’s a roll of the dice. If a bullet has your name on it, you’re a hero. If you hear a bullet go by, you’re a survivor.”
Bob Feller
 
 
 
 
“And they who for their country die shall fill an honored grave, for glory lights the soldier’s tomb, and beauty weeps the brave.”
Joseph Rodman Drake
 
 
 
 
“We do not know one promise these men made, one pledge they gave, one word they spoke; but we do know they summed up and perfected, by one supreme act, the highest virtues of men and citizens. For love of country they accepted death, and thus resolved all doubts, and made.”
James A. Garfield
 
 
 
 
“Soldiers willingly, sometimes foolishly, risk their own lives to keep their comrades out of enemy hands.”
Alex Berenson
 
 
 
 
“Every soldier must know, before he goes into battle, how the little battle he is to fight fits into the larger picture, and how the success of his fighting will influence the battle as a whole.”
Bernard Law Montgomery
 
 
 
 
“This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.”
Elmer Davis
 
 
 
 
“They are dead; but they live in each Patriot’s breast, And their names are engraven on honor’s bright crest.”
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow