Extremism in the defense of liberty is no vice. Moderation in the pursuit of justice is no virtue. -Senator Barry Goldwater
Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of liberty. -John F. Kennedy
Soldier, rest! Thy warfare o’er,
Sleep the sleep that knows not breaking,
Dream of battled fields no more.
Days of danger, nights of waking. –Sir Walter Scott
“They hover as a cloud of witnesses above this Nation.” – Henry Ward Beecher
“Each man is a hero and an oracle to somebody.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
Memorial Day 2012 Open Thread!