Posted: January 15, 2014

There are no extraordinary men ...
just extraordinary circumstances
that ordinary men are forced to deal with.
William Halsey

Uncommon valor was a common virtue.
Chester W. Nimitz

It seems to be a law of nature,
inflexible and inexorable, that
those who will not risk cannot win.
John Paul Jones

Blow your matches, boys!
Edward Preble

Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead!
David Farragut