Quotes having the keyword Ii
Americans, particularly after World War II, tended to romanticize war because in World War II our cause was the cause of humanity, and our soldiers brought home glory and victory, and thank God that they did. But it led us to romanticize it to some extent.
by Neil Sheehan (born in 1936) keywords: after, americans, because, brought, cause, did, extent, glory, god, home, humanity, ii, led, our, particularly, soldiers, some, tended, thank, us, victory, war , world
World War II had been such a tremendous success story for this country that the political and military leadership began to assume that they would prevail simply because of who they were. We were like the British at the turn of the 19th century.
by Neil Sheehan (born in 1936) keywords: assume, because, been, began, british, century, country, had, ii, leadership, military, political, prevail, simply, story, success, such, tremendous, turn, war, were, world , would
I had seen the films out of World War II, the great 82nd Airborne, the 101st, and all of those of you in the greatest generation and the service that you had provided.
by Hugh Shelton (born in 1942) keywords: films, generation, great, greatest, had, ii, out, provided, seen, service, those, war , world
I actually picked up copies of Decline I and II at a flea market once. I walked out without paying.
by Penelope Spheeris (born in 1945) keywords: actually, copies, decline, flea, ii, market, once, out, paying, picked, up, walked , without
Those movies, Decline I and II and Suburbia, are dearly loved, but they never made any money. I didn't even have the rights for some of them.
by Penelope Spheeris (born in 1945) keywords: any, dearly, decline, even, ii, loved, made, money, movies, never, rights, some, suburbia, them , those
I think the reaction to a World War II situation would be the same today as it was in 1942. Initially, people would question, but once patriotism got stirred up, the whole thing would gather momentum and we'd all pull together.
by Parker Stevenson (born in 1952) keywords: gather, got, ii, initially, momentum, once, patriotism, pull, question, reaction, same, situation, stirred, thing, think, today, together, up, war, whole, world , would
No one is immune from the larger events of his or her time - the Depression, World War II, civil rights, Vietnam, the spring of 1989 in China. These events intrude upon our lives and radically affect our directions.
by Paul Tsongas (born in 1941) keywords: affect, china, civil, depression, directions, events, her, his, ii, immune, intrude, larger, lives, our, radically, rights, spring, these, time, upon, vietnam, war , world
We've committed many war crimes in Vietnam - but I'll tell you something interesting about that. We were committing war crimes in World War II, before the Nuremberg trials were held and the principle of war crimes was stated.
by George Wald (born in 1906) keywords: before, committed, committing, crimes, held, ii, interesting, many, nuremberg, principle, something, stated, tell, trials, vietnam, war, were , world
My wife was my greatest asset. I didn't marry her until after World War II, but she has complemented me in every job I've ever had.
by William Westmoreland (born in 1914) keywords: after, asset, complemented, ever, every, greatest, had, her, ii, job, marry, she, until, war, wife , world
King's Quest IV was a much bigger hit than I, II, or III. I do feel that King's Quest IV was a pivotal game in bringing in more female players.
by Roberta Williams (born in 1953) keywords: bigger, bringing, feel, female, game, hit, ii, iii, iv, king, more, much, pivotal, players, quest , than