American soldiers in battle don't fight for what some president says on T.V., they don't fight for mom, apple pie, the American flag...they fight for one another.— Hal Moore
Breathtaking Armed Forces Day quotations
Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a few things twice.
With maternal love, life makes a promise at dawn that it can never hold.
You are forced to eat cold food until your days end. After that, each time a woman holds you in her arms and against her chest, these are merely condolences. You always come back to yell at your mother's grave like an abandoned dog. Never again, never again, never again.
The power of unarmed nonviolence is any day far superior to that of armed force.
One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you've always wanted. Do it now.
The brave die never, though they sleep in dust: Their courage nerves a thousand living men.
The price of freedom is eternal vigilance.
No one is more cherished in this world than someone who lightens the burden of another. Thank you.
I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots.
My heroes are those who risk their lives every day to protect our world and make it a better place - police, firefighters and members of our armed forces.
The modern patriotism, the true patriotism, the only rational patriotism is loyalty to the Nation all the time, loyalty to the Government when it deserves it.
The more comfort the less courage there is.
A little progress each day adds up to bg results.
Having lost sight of our objectives, we redoubled our efforts.
It is the soldier, not the poet, who has given us freedom of speech.
He loves his country best who strives to make it best.
There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.
To lead uninstructed people to war is to throw them away.
Word to the Nation: Guard zealously your right to serve in the Armed Forces, for without them, there will be no other rights to guard.
I have many friends and family members who have served (or are currently serving) in our nation's Armed Forces. I have such a profound respect for what they do day in and day out.
Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.
Who kept the faith and fought the fight; The glory theirs, the duty ours.
We must never forget why we have, and why we need our military.
Our armed forces exist solely to ensure our nation is safe, so that each and every one of us can sleep soundly at night, knowing we have 'guardians at the gate.'
Let us also reflect on the honorable service of our men and women of the U.
S. Armed Forces currently serving our country overseas in Iraq and Afghanistan, and around the world.
Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything is different.
You know, 1% of us is in the armed forces, protecting the other 99, and they're all volunteers.
Dissidents are not imprisoned as in the domains of the Kremlin, in the old days.
They do not have their brains blown out by elite forces armed and trained by the reigning superpower, as happens in Washington's domains - with no particular concern at home - an important fact, one of many that help us learn about ourselves, if we choose.
I'm also a sucker for a view. Take me to a high place where I can see the landscape or the stars or the whole city, and I'm putty, I'm melting in your arms. Then I think having a romantic night, getting a little dressed up, but don't kill yourself trying to force the romance. A bunch of little subtle changes that will make the day more special will amount to a big awesome day in your memory. I like little breadcrumbs along the way. Draw it out!
Look for something positive in every day, even if some days you have to look a little harder.
At home and abroad, military men and women are showing purpose and dedication in defending American ideas. They are performing in our country's best traditions under circumstances both difficult and complex. Thanks to their determined spirit of patriotism and professionalism, our country has a powerful and unified defense team, employing its forces in the constant quest for peace and freedom.
Life itself, however, flows and is sequential and punishes those who try to compartmentalize it. Thus if, for any reason whatsoever, moral standards are conspicuously and unprecedentedly breached in one area of society, such as the political, it will follow as the night the day that those standards will start collapsing all down the line-in sports, entertainment, education, the armed forces, business and government.
Today is Veterans Day. Thank you to all our men and women who have served the United States armed forces. In honor of Veterans Day we are marching out a few jokes that have already served.
There are seven days in the week and someday isn't one of them.
On Veterans Day, we take time to honor those men and women who bravely serve and have served our nation in the U.S. Armed Forces.