|June 3rd, 2004|
Mortui non mordent (The dead do not bite) - Roman Poverb
"I have not yet begun to fight!" - Captain John Paul Jones
"Know your enemy and know yourself and you need not fear the test of 100 battles" - Sun Tzu (slight paraphrase on my part)
"Go For Broke!" - motto of the 442nd US Infantry Regiment
|July 26th, 2004|
"Some people spend an entire lifetime wondering if they made a difference, and our Marines don't have that problem."
- President Ronald Reagan, 1985
"Victory is reserved for those who are willing to pay its price."
- Sun Zi
"Onward we stagger, and if the tanks come, may God help the tanks."
- Col. William O. Darby, U.S. Rangers
or (last one)
"People sleep peacably at night in their beds at night because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf."
- George Orwell
The first one is my favorite, but the other three are good, too.
|September 19th, 2004|
Orwell's Rough Men quote? info
Did George Orwell really say it?
It seems like it's a bit of a mystery:
One thing is certain: Orwell knew how to use a gun. He hunted in his youth and left Britain to fight in the Spanish Civil War during the late 1930s.