National Guard Bureau
WASHINGTON, Mar. 24, 1998 "If we open a quarrel between the past and the present, we shall find we have lost the future."
British prime minister
"Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore."
"Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends and fad and popular opinion."
"Optimism is the cheerful frame of mind that enables a teakettle to sing, though in hot water up to its nose."
"Nothing wilts faster than laurels that have been rested upon."