"Patriotism is not short, frenzied outbursts of emotion, but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime."
"The brave die never, though they sleep in dust: Their courage nerves a thousand living men."
"Freedom makes a huge requirement of every human being. With freedom comes responsibility."
"Our flag does not fly because the wind moves it. It flies with the last breath of each soldier who died protecting it."
"A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself."
"The cost of freedom is always high, but Americans have always paid it. And one path we shall never choose, and that is the path of surrender or submission."
"We come, not to mourn our dead soldiers, but to praise them."
"The legacy of heroes is the memory of a great name and the inheritance of a great example."
"Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are often stiffened."