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Fight...

Rachel Platten – Fight Song

Like a small boat
On the ocean
Sending big waves
Into motion
Like how a single word
Can make a heart open… 353 more words

Inspirations

Hero and Villains

In the ever-increasing temperature of the climate of fear implemented by every administration in the U.S. and much of the West since 11 September 2001, the description “hero” is being applied to everything from charity runners to foodbank volunteers. 1,046 more words

Bias

Quote of the day, Feb. 4

George S. Patton, on mind and body

“An active mind cannot exists in an inactive body.”

General

What Price Glory: To Conquer Hell

Review: To Conquer Hell: The Meuse-Argonne, 1918, by Edward G. Lengel
Holt, 2008. 491 pp.

When I started this book, I never thought to finish it, let alone review it. 835 more words

Reviews And Columns

delving into the past: the unlikely ties that bind

The most valuable qualification in an officer is common sense; contrary to general belief, it is the rarest element found in mankind.” — Major General Fox Conner (1874-1951) 654 more words

Inspiration

Quotes 11/26/16

Have a great Saturday!! Get out have fun!!

Accept the challenges so that you can feel the exhilaration of victory.

George S. Patton
 

A Quote A Day

Lost and Found - November 11th Edition

What to remember about November 11th…

  • 1620  Mayflower Compact is signed near Cape Cod, Massachusetts
  • 1744  Future First Lady and wife of John Adams, Abigail Smith Adams is born in Weymouth, Massachusetts (d.
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History