-“Nobody respects a country with a poor army, but everybody respects a country with a good army. I raise my toast to the Finnish Army.” J. Stalin 1948
-When you can’t run, you crawl. And when you can’t crawl, when you can’t do that…
… you find someone to carry you.
– Everybody dies. Someone’s carryin’ a bullet for you right now, doesn’t even know it. The trick is, die of old age before it finds you.
-You know what the chain of command is? It’s the chain I go get and beat you with ’til you understand who’s in ruttin’ command here.
-At the gates of heaven,
To Saint James he will tell,
One more soldier reporting sir,
I have served my time in hell!!!
-Preacher, don’t the Bible have some pretty specific things to say about killing? Quite specific. It is, however, somewhat fuzzier on the subject of kneecaps.
-No power in the ‘verse can stop me.
– Hell, I don’t know. If I wanted schooling, I’d-a gone to school.
-I trust everyone. It’s the devil inside them I don’t trust.
-Iron rusts from disuse; stagnant water loses its purity and in cold weather becomes frozen; even so does inaction sap the vigor of the mind.
-A pint of sweat saves a gallon of blood.
-I don’t measure a man’s success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.
-The object of war is not to die for your country but to make the other bastard die for his.
-War does not determine who is right – only who is left.
-The military don’t start wars. Politicians start wars.
-I submit to you that if a man hasn’t discovered something that he will die for, he isn’t fit to live.