"It is foolish and wrong to mourn the men who died.
Rather we should thank God that such men lived."
---General George S. Patton
"They fell, but o'er their glorious grave
Floats free the banner of the cause they died to save."
---Francis Marion Crawford
"Better than honor and glory, and History's iron pen,
Was the thought of duty done and the love of his fellow-men."
---Richard Watson Gilder
"Peace to each manly soul that sleepeth;
Rest to each faithful eye that weepeth..."