-- Harry S. Truman
"We are determined that before the sun sets on this terrible struggle, our flag will be recognized throughout the world as a symbol of freedom..."
"They fell, but o'er their glorious grave
"Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship,
support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of liberty. "
"And I'm proud to be an American, where at least I know I'm free,
"...the simple majestic beauty of the open sea at sunset...tomorrow will offer possibilites just as grand...give thanks to...all...who gave their life so I could type this in still the free-ist country on this little blue-orb...Take time to thank one who served, or is serving, for at a moments notice they can be in harm's way."