"In war, there are no unwounded soldiers."
- Jose Narosky
"In a real dark night of the soul, it is always three o'clock in the morning, day after day."
- F. Scott Fitzgerald
"We often take for granted the very things that most deserve our gratitude."
- Cynthia Ozick
"When eating bamboo sprouts, remember the man who planted them."
- Chinese Proverb
"The most persistent sound which reverberates through men’s history is the beating of war drums."
- Arthur Koestle
"They may take away our lives, but they'll never take our freedom!"
- William Wallace
"When our perils are past, shall our gratitude sleep?"
- George Canning
"Courage is almost a contradiction in terms. It means a strong desire to live taking the form of readiness to die."
- G. K. Chesterton
"A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself."
- Joseph Campbell
"This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave."
- Elmer Davis