Top 50 Inspirational Military Quotes
Pro Libertate: Rough Men Stand Ready to Kill You in Your Bed
Cody had leukemia since he was 22 months old, but beat the disease three times. Although he was cancer-free, the chemotherapy lowered his immune system and Saturday afternoon, he died from a fungus that attacked his brain. Members of the Marines decided to step in and do something. Cody was given Marine navigator wings and was made an honorary member of the United States Marine Corps. Another example of the honor, integrity, and strength of character of these people.
Sleep Soundly, Rough Men
A country with a high standard of living, rimmed with long accessible borders, blessed with freedom of movement and supportive of individual autonomy is a target for those whose beliefs center on a more restrictive society. The quote is attributed to George Orwell, but the actual author is unknown. Still though, it is accurate!!
On my flight back from Christmas, I sat across the aisle from a young man, obviously a Marine — lean, crew cut, tattoos of 5. People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf. When I looked it up, I discovered that Orwell may never have said it. The Wikiquote List of Misquotations explains:.