Friday, February 27, 2009

Friday's Quote

A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both.
---Dwight D. Eisenhower

4 comments:

  1. Yep, and it's happening now.

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  2. "We want to get the hell over there. The quicker we clean up this Goddamned mess, the quicker we can take a little jaunt against the purple pissing Japs and clean out their nest, too. Before the Goddamned Marines get all of the credit."
    - General George S. Patton, Jr
    (addressing to his troops before Operation Overlord, June 5, 1944)


    Purple pissing privileges and principles?

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  3. Do you have to keep reminding us of the hell we're living in.

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  4. I wish I were living in 1953 right now.

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