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Military Quotes for Scrapbook Pages


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Military Themed Scrapbook Page


Quotes are a quick way to add journaling to your scrapbook pages. These military themed quotes have been selected especially for scrapbooking. Use them on Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and military scrapbook pages.

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Military Quotes:
  • The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. -Edmund Burke
  • Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few. -Prime Minister Winston Churchill
  • The purpose of all war is peace. -Saint Augustine
  • Wars may be fought with weapons, but they are won by men. -General George Patton, Jr.
  • Freedom itself was attacked this morning by a faceless coward. Freedom will be defended! -President George W. Bush, September 11, 2001
  • We will not tire, We will not falter, We will not fail. -President George W. Bush, October 26, 2001
  • These acts shattered steel, but they cannot dent the steel of America's resolve. -President George W. Bush
  • What our enemies have begun, we will finish. -President George W. Bush on September 11, 2002
  • Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country. -John F. Kennedy
  • Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe, to assure the survival and success of liberty. -John F. Kennedy
  • History does not long entrust the care of freedom to the weak or the timid. -General Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • The eyes of the world are upon you. The hopes and prayers of liberty-loving people everywhere march with you. -General Dwight D. Eisenhower, D-Day 1944


  • Some people live an entire lifetime and wonder if they have ever made a difference in the world, but the Marines don't have that problem. -President Ronald Reagan, 1985
  • A ship without Marines is like a garment without buttons. -Admiral David D. Porter
  • The safest place in Korea was right behind a platoon of Marines. Lord, how they could fight! -Major General Frank E. Lowe, Korea, 26 January 1952
  • The United States Marine Corps, with its fiercely proud tradition of excellence in combat, its hallowed rituals, and its unbending code of honor, is part of the fabric of American myth. -Thomas E. Ricks, 1997
  • I have just returned from visiting the Marines at the front, and there is not a finer fighting organization in the world! -General of the Armies Douglas MacArthur, Korea
  • We are United States Marines, and for two and a quarter centuries we have defined the standards of courage, esprit, and military prowess. -General James L. Jones
  • There are only two kinds of people that understand Marines: Marines and the enemy. Everyone else has a second-hand opinion. -General William Thornson, U.S. Army
  • Freedom is not free, but the U.S. Marine Corps will pay most of your share. -Ned Dolan


  • It follows than as certain as that night succeeds the day, that without a decisive naval force we can do nothing definitive, and with it, everything honorable and glorious. -President George Washington, November 1781
  • Damn the torpedoes, Full speed ahead! -Admiral David Glasgow Farragut
  • A good Navy is not a provocation to war. It is the surest guaranty of peace. -President Theodore Roosevelt
  • The Navy has both a tradition and a future - and we look with pride and confidence in both directions. -Admiral George Anderson
  • I can imagine no more rewarding a career. And any man who may be asked in this century what he did to make his life worthwhile, I think can respond with a good deal of pride and satisfaction: "I served in the United States Navy." -President John F. Kennedy

    Air Force

  • Integrity First, Service Before Self, Excellence in All We Do – US Air Force Core Values
  • No One Comes Close – Unofficial US Air Force Motto
  • Uno Ab Alto (One Over All) – Unofficial US Air Force Motto


  • This We’ll Defend – US Army Motto
  • Army Strong – Recruitment Motto
  • Duty, Honor, County – West Point

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