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Dwight D. Eisenhower "We will bankrupt ourselves in the vain search for absolute security."

“We will bankrupt ourselves in the vain search for absolute security.”
– Dwight D. Eisehower

Quotes

Contest

When you are in any contest you should work as if there were – to the very last minute – a chance to lose it. 6 more words

Photography

Making General Eisenhower's Bed

On this Veteran’a Day, I’m posting a family story about my Dad, in the words of my sister, Sue Rogers Kreikemeier:

“My father, Russell G. Rogers, was a born storyteller. 640 more words

Marie's Musings

President Eisenhower: “this great American"

“General Robert E. Lee was one of the supremely gifted men produced by our Nation. He believed unswervingly in the Constitutional validity of his cause which until 1865 was still an arguable question in America; he was a poised and inspiring leader, true to the high trust reposed in him by millions of his fellow citizens; he was thoughtful yet demanding of his officers and men, forbearing with captured enemies but ingenious, unrelenting and personally courageous in battle, and never disheartened by a reverse or obstacle. 124 more words

Politics/Current Events

Lithuanian Farm

Outside a small village near Klaipeda, Lithuania is a working farm that appears to be of a bygone era.  The scene is idyllic, almost make believe, like stepping back in time. 104 more words

Photojournalism

Proud Lion, Departing

(Oct. 22, 2017)  I was the only one of her Sailors there to see her off. She departed in dignity under her own power, gracefully allowing her story to close out. 1,619 more words

Writings