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These Photos Of Returning Vets Had Me Choked Up

Dang onion cutting ninjas…*sniff*

Kennedy

“There is no instance of a nation benefitting from prolonged warfare.” –Sun Tzu

In war, fathers bury their sons.” –Herodotus

But it is the youth that must fight and die.” –Herbert Hoover

“Great is the guilt of an unnecessary war.” –John Adams

“Build me a son, O Lord, who will be strong enough to know when he is weak, and brave enough to face himself when he is afraid, one who will be proud and unbending in honest defeat, and humble and gentle in victory.” –Douglas MacArthur

Lee

Eisenhower

Grant

“Anyone who has ever looked into the glazed eyes of a soldier dying on the battlefield will think hard before starting a war.” –Otto von Bismarck

“Courage is grace under pressure.” –Ernest Hemingway

“Where we love is home – home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts.” –Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

Truman

“Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.” –Winston Churchill

“There is much more to being a patriot and a citizen than reciting the pledge or raising a flag.”–Jesse Ventura

Patton

“The patriot volunteer, fighting for country and his rights, makes the most reliable soldier on earth.” –Stonewall Jackson

“My dream is of a place and a time where America will once again be seen as the last best hope of earth.” –Abraham Lincoln

As a nation, let it be our pledge that when they return home, we leave no veteran behind.” –Dan Lipinski

“When we assumed the Soldier, we did not lay aside the Citizen.” –George Washington

“If I have got to be a soldier, I must be a good one, anything else is unthinkable.” –Wilfred Owen

And still there are things worth fighting for.” –Norman Schwarzkopf

“Being a soldier, fighting for this country, is neither Republican nor Democrat.” –Max Cleland

Bush

“War does not determine who is right – only who is left.” ? Bertrand Russell

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