yourselves, and be ye men of valour, and be in readiness
for the conflict; for it is better for us to perish in battle
than to look upon the outrage of our nation and our altar."
rather for us to be here dedicated to the great task
remaining before us -- that from these honored dead we take
increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last
full measure of devotion-- that we here highly resolve that
these dead shall not have died in vain..."
will we remember the character of the onslaught against
Franklin D. Roosevelt
a project is undertaken in the excitement of a
crisis and then it begins to lose its appeal as the problems
drag on and the bills pile up. But we must have the steadfastness
to see every enterprise through."
John F. Kennedy
have to turn to our history books for heroes.
They're all around us. Don't let anyone tell that America's
best days are behind her that the American spirit has been
vanquished. We've seen it triumph too often in our lives
to stop believing in it now. "
we are a country awakened to danger and called
to defend freedom. Our grief has turned to anger and anger
to resolution. Whether we bring our enemies to justice or
bring justice to our enemies, justice will be done.
Freedom and fear, justice and cruelty, have always been
at war, and we know that God is not neutral between them. "
George W. Bush
peace, against killing, murder, and the terrorist.
The people that do it in the name of Islam are wrong. And if
I had a chance, I'd do something about it."