"...all over this broad land, will yet swell the chorus of the Union, when again touched, as surely they will be, by the better angels of our nature." ---Abraham Lincoln, First Innaugural Address......USA 2005--BE A BETTER ANGEL
"When we get injured, all it says is `one soldier wounded,' " Specialist Acosta said, echoing others at Walter Reed. "Not that a soldier has lost an arm or a leg, or how hard that is."
"The story of what we've done in the postwar period is remarkable," Nethercutt, R-Wash. "It is a better and more important story than losing a couple of soldiers every day."
THE CHILDREN OF IRAQ-- NEED YOU
The moment we begin to fear the opinions of others and hesitate to tell the truth that is in us, and from motives of policy
are silent when we should speak, the divine floods of light and life no longer flow into our souls.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton