Category: Quote of the day

Quote of the Day

“…It is November 1965. The Ia Drang Valley. The nearest town, Pleiku, a remote Vietnamese province capital. And west of town, beyond the stilted long-huts of the Montagnards, flat scrub jungle cover the hills by the Cambodian border. A smugglers’ haven, and now the infiltration route for

He who puts out his hand to stop the wheel of history will have his fingers crushed.
—Lech Walesa

An army cannot consist of officers alone, however talented; and a great bridge—while it owes so much to its designers and construction supervisors—owes an

The First World War was a horror of gas, industrialized slaughter, fear, and appalling human suffering. —Nick Harkaway

It’s funny, to me, the way people refer to childbirth as a miraculous event. A miracle is something that defies nature.  Only, childbirth has got to be the most natural thing in the world. Top three anyway.  But, on the other hand, when

Electricity is actually made up of extremely tiny particles called electrons that you cannot see with the naked eye unless you have been drinking. —Dave Barry

I have no mercy or compassion in me for a society that will crush people, and then penalize them for not being able to stand up under the weight. —Malcom X

Richard Nixon was an evil man—evil in a way that only those who believe in the physical reality of the Devil can understand it. He was utterly without ethics or morals or any bedrock sense of decency. —Hunter S. Thompson

Follow me if I advance! Kill me if I retreat! Revenge me if I die! —Ngo Dinh Diem

Sometimes you get the best light from a burning bridge. —Don Henley

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