Great quotes form history

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  1. Salty

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    “The beauty of the second amendment is that it will not be needed until they try to take it.”
    — Thomas Jefferson
     
  2. Jerome

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    What speech/writing of his is that form?
     
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    Try this link hope it helps
     
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    Some so-called historic quote were fine at the time, in context, but didn't hold water down the line. Some were just rhetoric.

    Cheers,

    Jim
     
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    "Among the men who fought on Iwo Jima, uncommon valor was a common virtue."

    Admiral Chester Nimitz
     

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