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    Default Heard any good "quotes" lately???

    This one was recently sent to me, and it ranks right up there in my "favorites" saves.

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    This was one of the Quotes in the reader's Digest for July/August 2012.

    "One cannot be an American by going about saying that one is an American. It is necessary to feel American, like America, love America and then work."
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    "Try not. Do... or do not. There is no try. "
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    Quote Originally Posted by FinnLandR View Post
    From a book I just finished, called Lone Survivor....

    Qui desiderat pacem, praeparet bellum.
    -Flavius Vegetius Renatus,
    Do you have the english version of this? I am curious as to what language it is. I want to say Latin.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Down East Labs 217 View Post
    Do you have the english version of this? I am curious as to what language it is. I want to say Latin.

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    Look this up.

    Publius Flavius Vegetius Renatus Quotes - BrainyQuote




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    Publius Flavius Vegetius Renatus Quotes. A handful of men, inured to war, proceed to certain victory, while on the contrary, numerous armies of raw and ...



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    Quote Originally Posted by Down East Labs 217 View Post
    Do you have the english version of this? I am curious as to what language it is. I want to say Latin.

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    Yup, Latin.
    (He) who desires peace, prepares for war.
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    Thank you for the link.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gerry Clinchy View Post
    Yup, Latin.
    (He) who desires peace, prepares for war.
    Yep, and that is why a lot of us carry a gun anymore. "Speak softly and carry a big stick". Was that Teddy or was it FDR.........seems like it was a Rosevelt.
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    Quote Originally Posted by charly_t View Post
    Yep, and that is why a lot of us carry a gun anymore. "Speak softly and carry a big stick". Was that Teddy or was it FDR.........seems like it was a Rosevelt.
    Wasn't that also Reagan's approach to dealing with the Soviets?
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    HRN: Don’t we need a flexible money supply?

    Steve Forbes: That’s like saying that changing the
    number of minutes in an hour would be a great tool to increase
    productivity in the economy.
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