Quotes of the Day for Marines – Happy Birthday to the Corps

“Freedom is not free, but the U.S. Marine Corps will pay most of your share.” – Ned Dolan “A Marine is a Marine. I set that policy two weeks ago – there’s no such thing as a former Marine. You’re a Marine, just in a different uniform and you’re in a different phase of your life. But you’ll always be a Marine because you went to Parris Island, San Diego or the hills of Quantico. There’s no such thing as a former Marine.” – General James F. Amos, 35th Commandant of the Marine Corps “I come in peace, I didn’t bring … Continue reading

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The notion of political correctness has ignited controversy across the land. And although the movement arises from the laudable desire to sweep away the debris of racism and sexism and hatred it replaces old prejudices with new one. It declares certain topics off-limits, certain expressions off-limits, even certain gestures off-limits. What began as a crusade for civility has soured into a cause of conflict and even censorship. George H. W. Bush

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These Negroes, they’re getting pretty uppity these days and that’s a problem for us since they’ve got something now they never had before, the political pull to back up their uppityness. Now we’ve got to do something about this, we’ve got to give them a little something, just enough to quiet them down, not enough to make a difference… I’ll have them niggers voting Democratic for the next two hundred years”. LBJ to 2 southern governors – quoted from a book by Ronald Kessler (also quoted from Historian Doris Kearns Goodwin)

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I think one man is just as good as another so long as he’s not a n*****r or a Chinaman.  Uncle Will says that the Lord made a White man from dust, a n****r from mud, then He threw up what was left and it came down a Chinaman.  He does hate Chinese and Japs.  So do I.  It is race prejudice, I guess.  But I am strongly of the opinion Negroes ought to be in Africa, Yellow men in Asia and White men in Europe and America. Harry S. Truman

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It is a paradox that every dictator has climbed to power on the ladder of free speech. Immediately on attaining power each dictator has suppressed all free speech except his own. Herbert Hoover I note, from this, that the Antifa, Democrats, and Social Justice Warriors are the ones (not the President) who are blocking freedom of speech)