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Marine Quotes

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The Marine Corps is the Navy's police force and as
long as I am President that is what it will remain.
They have a propaganda machine that is almost equal to Stalin's.
- Harry S. Truman

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Almost every Marine I've met says I portray a Marine dead-on,
which is really, really flattering.
- Catherine Bell

No data on air propellers was available,
but we had always understood that it was not a difficult
matter to secure an efficiency of 50% with marine propellers.
- Orville Wright

I was stationed at a marine recruit depot in San Diego from 1965 to 1967.
- R. Lee Ermey

 

The first time I ever played the trumpet in public,
I played the Marine Hymn.
I sounded terrible.
- Wynton Marsalis

You'd be surprised how many kids and young people come
to the website and send me email that they are actually
going into the Marine Corp because of something that I said or did.
- R. Lee Ermey

Well, I have an undergraduate degree,
a couple of bachelor's degrees, from the U.S.
Merchant Marine Academy.
- Mark Kelly

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I had gone to school to study marine biology.
- Skeet Ulrich

We also very importantly recommend continued growth
in the Army and the Marine Corps end strength.
- John M. McHugh

Our marine terminals are invaluable commerce infrastructure,
not only to our country but also for the many foreign
manufacturers who sell primarily in the U.S.
market.
- Dana Rohrabacher

I have been writing for 50 years and readers still
read my first book from when I was in the Marine Corps.
- Leon Uris

I have drawn inspiration from the Marine Corps,
the Jewish struggle in Palestine and Israel,
and the Irish.
- Leon Uris

Without discipline, there is no Marine Corp.
- R. Lee Ermey

Secondly, the nature of the revolutions which have
altered the surface of the earth must have had a more
decisive effect on the terrestrial quadrupeds than on the marine animals.
- George Cuvier

Look, many of us here are regular marines...
I will die as a marine because that is my dream.
- Jerry Jones

Back in the old Corp, we weren't training those privates
to infiltrate into the peacetime Marine Corp.
We were training those privates to go to Vietnam.
- R. Lee Ermey

I'm not scared of very much.
I've been hit by lightning and been in the Marine Corps for four years.
- Lee Trevino

One of the things that makes our military the best
in the world is the certain knowledge of each soldier,
sailor, airman, and Marine that they can always count
on their comrades should they need help -
that they will never be abandoned.
- Jon Kyl

Well, you sort of get out of the pool room,
you get out of the Marine Corps, you get out and read some literature,
you become involved with people who also want to know
and are ready to share some ideas about literature and thoughts,
and it becomes nourished that way.
- Harvey Keitel

But very unfortunately the merchant marine died away
till even the majority of fishing done about the Cape
is in the hands of the Portuguese who emigrated to
the Cape some fifty years ago.
- Joseph C. Lincoln

I had hoped to go to law school, but the war started,
and because of the strong feeling that I did not want to kill anybody,
I joined the Merchant Marine when I graduated from Berkeley.
- Douglass North

The highly skilled workers at Lima have enabled the
plant to grow far beyond its original mission,
now providing a wide variety of cutting-edge military
vehicles and equipment to the Army,
Navy, and Marine Corps.
- Michael Oxley

It has long been a fact familiar to geologists,
that, both on the east and west coasts of the central part of Scotland,
there are lines of raised beaches, containing marine
shells of the same species as those now inhabiting the neighbouring sea.
- Charles Lyell

Men do not fight for flag or country,
for the Marine Corps or glory or any other abstraction.
They fight for one another.
And if you came through this ordeal,
you would age with dignity.
- William Manchester

No aquarium, no tank in a marine land,
however spacious it may be, can begin to duplicate
the conditions of the sea.
And no dolphin who inhabits one of those aquariums
or one of those marine lands can be considered normal.
- Jacques Yves Cousteau

I get letters from kids, teenagers and young girls who just want to be Mac.
I've had quite a few people actually say that they're
going to become a Marine or a JAG lawyer because of me...
the character.
I think that's pretty cool!
- Catherine Bell

Motivated more by partisan politics than by national security,
today's Democratic leaders see America as an occupier,
not a liberator.
And nothing makes this Marine madder than someone calling
American troops occupiers rather than liberators.
- Zell Miller

They are a fairly aggressive conservation organization
that was started to protect the great whales particularly,
but in general all marine life around the world.
So those are the people I'm trying to attach my name to.
- Richard Dean Anderson

We did six records, then six movies.
Now we need to do six of something else,
so we get 666 - and then our master Satan can return!
- Cheech Marin

Our first gig was a battle of the bands.
We did 45 minutes of comedy and never played a note -
and we won!
- Cheech Marin

The reason we're so dangerous is because we're totally harmless.
- Cheech Marin

I was part of the draft resistance movement in LA where
we did demonstrations at the draft centre and burned
our cards and made a lot of trouble on campus.
- Cheech Marin

I've been doing Pride and Prejudice all summer,
so suddenly the chance to be holed up with a bunch
of marines is quite attractive,
and probably a necessary dose of male energy.
- Rosamund Pike

Some people wonder all their lives if they've made a difference.
The Marines don't have that problem.
- Ronald Reagan

Get off your butt and join the Marines!
- John Wayne

If we're going to spend more money, it should go to the soldiers,
Marines, and airmen to increase their salaries.
- David Hunt

The new Congress needs to move quickly to strengthen the Army and Marines -
not to send more troops to Iraq -
but to rebuild our capacity to meet national security threats globally.
- Mark Udall

I have just returned from visiting the Marines at the front,
and there is not a finer fighting organization in the world!
- Douglas MacArthur

Of the Marines on Iwo Jima, uncommon valor was a common virtue.
- Chester W. Nimitz

Marines are very good at fighting...
And if Gen.
Franks wants fighters on the ground and he puts Marines in,
he'll have what he wants.
- Peter Pace

I would not trade you a billion dollars for the kids
I led to combat in Vietnam or in fact any of the Marines
that I served with for a quarter of a century.
- Oliver North

I learned a great many things in the Marines that helped me as a football coach.
The Marines train men hard and to do things the right way,
just as a football team must train.
- Hayden Fry

Some Marines made fun of the fact that I had done plays and studied poetry,
but then I won the award for physical training.
- David Hunt

I'm relieved that the state of the Marines' readiness will remain high.
- Susan Davis

But the Air Force was sort of a bastard child of the Army,
much like the Marines with the Navy.
Everything had to be done over by the Army after it
had already been done by the Air Corps,
a mess.
- Stuart Symington

Without the brave efforts of all the soldiers,
sailors, airmen, and marines and their families,
this Nation, along with our allies around the world,
would not stand so boldly, shine so brightly and live so freely.
- Lane Evans

But then my mother, who's a very selfless,
stoic person from a family of Marines,
would tell us that what was good for our father was good for us -
he would make more money; therefore,
we'd be able to get better educations.
- Patricia Richardson

Those who served, and those who continue to serve in the Army,
Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard took an oath
to uphold and protect the Constitution against all
enemies foreign and domestic,
and we can never forget the importance of their commitment to our Nation.
- Robin Hayes

But it's been a great, humbling - and I've been very
honored to have the opportunity to serve and to lead
and to be the representative of our soldiers,
sailors, airmen and Marines who are in Washington.
And it's been the greatest honor of my life.
- Hugh Shelton

The Ancient Mariner would not have taken so well if
it had been called The Old Sailor.
- Samuel Butler

He has not yet become an elder statesman,
though his foreign policy credentials are considerable,
but he is certainly our ancient mariner,
forever tugging at our sleeve to let him tell his tale of what really happened.
- Ronald Steel

In all parts of the Old World, as well as of the New,
it was evident that Columbus had kindled a fire in every mariner's heart.
That fire was the harbinger of a new era,
for it was not to be extinguished.
- Charles Kendall Adams

Know thyself.
- Socrates (inscribed on the ancient Greek temple at Delphi)

One service to need heals an ancient wound.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Do not do to others what would anger you
if done to you by others.
- Isocrates (Ancient Greek)

That which you hate to be done to you,
do not do to another.
- Ancient Egyptian Proverb

Maybe So, Maybe Not.
- Ancient Taoist Proverb

Seize the day (Carpe Diem)
- ancient Roman proverb

Never impose on others what
you would not choose for yourself.
- Confucius (Ancient Chinese)

Academe, n.: An ancient school where morality and philosophy were taught.
Academy, n.: A modern school where football is taught.
- Ambrose Bierce

I wanted to see exotic Vietnam, the jewel of Southeast Asia.
I, uh, I wanted to meet interesting
and stimulating people of an ancient culture,
and kill them.
- the movie Full Metal Jacket

Ancient Rome declined because it had a Senate,
now what's going to happen to us with both a House and a Senate?
- Will Rogers

We usually say of ancient persons, that they have already one foot in the grave,
and the rest of their life is nothing else but the
bringing of these feet together.
- John Pearson

It is true that we aspire to our ancient land.
But what we want in that ancient land is a new blossoming of the Jewish spirit.
- Theodor Herzl

Part of what we love about poetry is the fact that it seems ancient,
that it has an authority of ancient language and ancient form,
and that it's timeless, that it reaches back.
- Robert Morgan

Knowledge is ancient error reflecting on its youth.
- Francis Picabia

The center of Western culture is Greece,
and we have never lost our ties with the architectural
concepts of that ancient civilization.
- Stephen Gardiner

Tahiti has been spoiled for many years,
but Bali is one of the few cultures with origins in
one of the great ancient cultures which is still alive.
- Arthur Erickson

In a few decades of reconstruction, even the mathematical natural sciences,
the ancient archetypes of theoretical perfection,
have changed habit completely!
- Edmund Husserl

Ancient eschatological texts are actually maps of the
inner territories of the psyche that seem to transcend
race and culture and originate in the collective unconscious.
- Stanislav Grof

Strangers used to gather together at the cinema and
sit together in the dark,
like Ancient Greeks participating in the mysteries,
dreaming the same dream in unison.
- Angela Carter


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