VVA CHAPTER 421  
Poems & Quotes

 

Quotable Quotes

Poems

“Those who expect to reap the blessings of freedom must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it.”

---Thomas Paine

BURY ME WITH SOLDIERS

A SOLDIER'S CHRISTMAS

IT IS THE VETERAN

I WALK IN THE SHADOW

HAPPY BAND OF BROTHERS' DAY

THE BEST ON EARTH

NOBLE AND THE BRAVE

IN FLANDERS FIELDS

THE VVA VETERAN

“Whoever would overthrow the liberty of a nation must begin by subduing the freeness of speech.”
 
--- Benjamin Franklin
“Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.”

--- Albert Einstein

“A bank is a place where they lend you an umbrella in fair weather and ask for it back when it begins to rain.”

                                 -- Robert Frost

 “I must study politics and war so that my sons may have the liberty to study mathematics and philosophy”

--- John Adams

 “Some regard private enterprise as if it were a predatory tiger to be shot. Others look upon it as a cow that they can milk. Only a handful see it for what it really is--the strong horse that pulls the whole cart.”

--- Winston Churchill

“I have wondered at times what the Ten Commandments would have looked like if Moses had run them through the US Congress.”                                  -- Ronald Reagan
“Whoever would overthrow the liberty of a nation must begin by subduing the freeness of speech.”

-- Benjamin Franklin

“Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were.  But without it, we go nowhere.”                                                                                            --- Carl Sagan, Cosmos

""A free society is a place where it's safe to be unpopular.".”         ---Adlai Stevenson

“Smartness runs in my family. When I went to school I was so smart my teacher was in my class for five years.”                                                                     ---George Burns