Before a war military science seems a real science, like astronomy; but after a war it seems more like astrology.
A veteran - whether active duty, retired, or national guard or reserve - is someone who, at one point in their life, wrote a blank check made payable to "The United States of America," for an amount of "up to and including THEIR LIFE."
Greater love hath no man than to lay down his life for his brother
I firmly believe that any mans finest hour, the greatest fulfillment of all that he holds dear, is the moment when he has worked his heart out in a good cause and lies exhausted on the field of battle---- Victorious!!!!
If there must be trouble, let it be in my day, so that my child may have peace.
Now is the time for all good men to come to the aid of their country
There are only two true heroes:
One died for your sins and the other died for your freedom.
Veterans are Fathers, Mothers, Sons, Daughters, Brothers, Sisters, Friends and Lovers. They are the elderly people who can barely stand but refuse to sit when old glory passes by. They are the people who sit quietly thinking of a plan when everyone else is panicking. They are the ones who stand up for somebody’s rights even though they may disagree with them. They are the ones who celebrate Memorial Day and Veterans Day everyday of the year. They are the people who keep going when everybody else gives up. They know the meaning of “The Ultimate Sacrifice” and are willing to make it without a second thought. They do not ask for praise or glory, only that you Honor those who have given their a...
We can't all be heroes because somebody has to sit on the curb and clap as they go by.
We can't all be heroes because someone has to sit on the curb and clap as they go by.