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We're in greater danger today than we were the day after Pearl Harbor. Our military is absolutely incapable of defending this country.
My cooking is so bad my kids thought Thanksgiving was to commemorate Pearl Harbor.
Well, for us, in history where goodness is a rare pearl, he who was good almost takes precedence over he who was great.
Nothing is over until we decide it is! Was it over when the Germans bombed Pearl Harbor? Hell, no!
For truth is precious and divine, too rich a pearl for carnal swine.
There is an electric fire in human nature tending to purify - so that among these human creatures there is continually some birth of new heroism. The pity is that we must wonder at it, as we should at finding a pearl in rubbish.
Pearl Harbor caused our Nation to wholeheartedly commit to winning World War II, changing the course of our Nation's history and the world's future.
Real friendship, like real poetry, is extremely rare - and precious as a pearl.
Tahar Ben Jelloun
All art is autobiographical. The pearl is the oyster's autobiography.
It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.
Today, the US spends less on defense as a percentage of our economy than we did at any time since he Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. For the world's only superpower, that is an invitation to very serious trouble.
All great enterprises have a pearl of faith at their core, and this must be ours: that Americans are still a people born to liberty. That they retain the capacity for self-government. That, addressed as free-born, autonomous men and women of God-given dignity, they will rise yet again to drive back a mortal enemy.
Moderation is the silken string running through the pearl chain of all virtues.
I don't worry too much about the script, I just ad lib, like Pearl Bailey.
I used to be obsessed with Pearl Jam, but I love having pink hair and kind of looking like a Barbie.
I had just turned 10-years-old when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor and plunged America into World War II.
Any conversations we hear about 'So who are Pearl Jam marketing to?' are despicable.
See that you buy the field where the Pearl is; sell all, and make a purchase of salvation. Think it not easy: for it is a steep ascent to eternal glory: many are lying dead by the way, slain with security.
In the United States, there one feels free... Except from the Americans - but every pearl has its oyster.
A lot of directors don't want the pressure of a movie the size of Pearl Harbor. But I love it. I thrive on it.
After the Battle of Midway there was a week in a rest camp at Pearl Harbor.
On December 5, 1941, Chicago led a task force built around the carrier Lexington to Midway Island, at the western end of the Hawaiian Islands, about 1,000 miles from Pearl Harbor.
I have a pet lizard named Puff, five goldfish - named Pinky, Brain, Jowels, Pearl and Sandy, an oscar fish named Chef, two pacus, an albino African frog named Whitey, a bonsai tree, four Venus flytraps, a fruit fly farm and sea monkeys.
I idolised bands like Pearl Jam and Smashing Pumpkins, who wanted to reach as many people as they could.
As costly as it was in the lives of our men and women in uniform, in military assets, and in esteem and pride, Pearl Harbor was a watershed moment for America.
History demonstrates that previous military drawdowns invited aggression by our enemies. After World War I, America drew down forces until the U.S. Army had fewer than 100,000 men in uniform. That weakness invited Nazi aggression in Europe and the imperial Japanese attack at Pearl Harbor.
Like a layer on a pearl, you can't specifically identify the irritant, the moment of the irritant, but at the end of the day, you know you have a pearl.
We're charging what we're worth and we don't think we're worth $22.50. We take a lower cut than Pearl Jam.
My husband is from Hawaii and his father who was also born in Hawaii was a teenager when Pearl Harbor happened, right before church and he ran up and got on the roof of his grandfather's house and watched the planes go over.
Can any of us even imagine, after Pearl Harbor, President Roosevelt suggesting we negotiate a resolution or that we could simply prosecute those involved? Of course it is unimaginable. We are right to be in the Middle East, and we are right to treat this as the war it is.
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