Latin Quotes – Light

August 27, 2013

Luceat lux vestra (Let your light shine.)

Latin Quotes – Guards

August 23, 2013

Sed quis custodiet ipsos custodes? (But who will watch the guards themselves?)

Latin Quotes – Human

August 20, 2013

Homo sum; humani nil a me alienum puto (I am human; I consider nothing human [to be] unconnected to me.) – Terence

Latin Quotes – Cities

August 16, 2013

Urbes constituit aetas, hora dissolvit. (Lifetime builds up cities, a single hour ruins them.) – Seneca the Younger

Si vis pacem para bellum. (If you want peace, prepare for war.)

Flag Day 2013

June 14, 2013

“We take the stars from heaven, the red from our mother country, separating it by white stripes, thus showing that we have separated from her, and the white stripes shall go down to posterity representing liberty.” – George Washington

One Nation

June 13, 2013

“One flag, one land, one heart, one hand, One Nation, evermore!” – Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

Peace

June 12, 2013

“You’re a grand old flag,
You’re a high flying flag
And forever in peace may you wave.”
– George M. Cohan

Banner

June 11, 2013

(I’m doing some flag quotes through Flag Day, June 14.)

“The whole inspiration of our life as a nation flows out from the waving folds of this banner.” -Author Unknown

Memorial Day

May 24, 2013

“… Memorial Day remains one of America’s most cherished patriotic observances. The spirit of this day has not changed – it remains a day to honor those who died defending our freedom and democracy.” – Doc Hastings

 

Enjoy the long weekend everyone!

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