"We are firmly convinced, and we act on that conviction, that with nations as with individuals our interests soundly calculated will ever be found inseparable from our moral duties, and history bears witness to the fact that a just nation is trusted on its word when recourse is had to armaments and wars to bridle others."

-- Thomas Jefferson, Second Inaugural Address, 1805

 
 
__'V-USA' - 'Veterans United to Save America'

“The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.”

G.K. Chesterton