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We're in greater danger today than we were the day after Pearl Harbor. Our military is absolutely incapable of defending this country.
My cooking is so bad my kids thought Thanksgiving was to commemorate Pearl Harbor.
If a man knows not what harbor he seeks, any wind is the right wind.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Every nation has to either be with us, or against us. Those who harbor terrorists, or who finance them, are going to pay a price.
There are no contests in the Art of Peace. A true warrior is invincible because he or she contests with nothing. Defeat means to defeat the mind of contention that we harbor within.
Nothing is over until we decide it is! Was it over when the Germans bombed Pearl Harbor? Hell, no!
Pearl Harbor caused our Nation to wholeheartedly commit to winning World War II, changing the course of our Nation's history and the world's future.
I firmly believe that all human beings have access to extraordinary energies and powers. Judging from accounts of mystical experience, heightened creativity, or exceptional performance by athletes and artists, we harbor a greater life than we know.
Life is too short to harbor any hostilities towards anybody.
Civilization is a movement and not a condition, a voyage and not a harbor.
Arnold J. Toynbee
Today, the US spends less on defense as a percentage of our economy than we did at any time since he Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. For the world's only superpower, that is an invitation to very serious trouble.
I had just turned 10-years-old when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor and plunged America into World War II.
He who desires to worship God must harbor no childish illusions about the matter but bravely renounce his liberty and humanity.
I never forget. I never forgive. I can wait. I find it very easy to harbor a grudge. I have scores to settle.
A lot of directors don't want the pressure of a movie the size of Pearl Harbor. But I love it. I thrive on it.
The civil unrest of recent days must come to an end, and the healing process must begin for the future of the community. We will provide assistance both in ending the violence and enabling the healing process in Benton Harbor.
After the Battle of Midway there was a week in a rest camp at Pearl Harbor.
'Sag Harbor' was a very different book for me. It changed the way I thought about books that I wanted to do.
You will not accept credit that is due to another, or harbor jealousy of an explorer who is more fortunate.
Abbott L. Lowell
As costly as it was in the lives of our men and women in uniform, in military assets, and in esteem and pride, Pearl Harbor was a watershed moment for America.
On December 5, 1941, Chicago led a task force built around the carrier Lexington to Midway Island, at the western end of the Hawaiian Islands, about 1,000 miles from Pearl Harbor.
My father described this tall lady who stands in the middle of the New York harbor, holding high a torch to welcome people seeking freedom in America. I instantly fell in love.
History demonstrates that previous military drawdowns invited aggression by our enemies. After World War I, America drew down forces until the U.S. Army had fewer than 100,000 men in uniform. That weakness invited Nazi aggression in Europe and the imperial Japanese attack at Pearl Harbor.
No one person invented Mulberry. The knowledge that we had to have this floating harbor slowly grew.
Our military thought that they couldn't get to Pearl Harbor, that it was too long a journey from Japan to get there, and they proved us wrong.
My husband is from Hawaii and his father who was also born in Hawaii was a teenager when Pearl Harbor happened, right before church and he ran up and got on the roof of his grandfather's house and watched the planes go over.
Everybody knows about Pearl Harbor. The thing that really fascinated me is that through this tragedy there was this amazing American heroism.
While America has always been and always will be a safe harbor for those being persecuted by tyrannical governments we must be vigilant to ensure those individuals are not taking advantage of America's generosity and good will.
All of this suggests that while citizens became more comfortable with President Bush after September 11 and thought him to have the requisite leadership skills, they continue to harbor doubts about his priorities, loyalties, interests, and policies.
Thomas E. Mann
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