I dedicate this scene to All the Brave Men and Women who has served and paid the price of Blood, Sweat, Tears and ultimately their Life!
From episode 10 of Season 1 of the west wing. This clip shows Toby Ziegler and Mrs. Landingham attending the funeral of a Korean War vet who had become homeless.
Let us All remember we can grill on Monday because They gave ALL!
And that is what it is about! Some were willing to give All, and some gave All! To All who have served,
A big Heart felt Thank You! And You have earned My Respect! (As I am Saluting You!) To fellow Marines, Semper Fi !
Marines Motto – Semper Fi
(Semper fidelis is a Latin phrase that means “always faithful” or “always loyal”. In the United States it is best known as the motto of the United States Marine Corps.)
To the rest of the forces I’m not sure what you say, so feel free to correct if I’m wrong but here you go!
Army’s Motto – This We’ll Defend
(“Army of One” was a relatively short-lived recruiting slogan. It replaced the popular “Be All You Can Be” and was replaced in 2006 by the new slogan “Army Strong“.)
Navy’s Motto – Honor, Courage, Commitment….Not for ourselves, but for our country….Ready and Able
Air Force’s Motto – Above All….Fly Fight Win
United States Navy SEAL (Formally United States Navy Frogs!)
The SEAL Code
• Loyalty to Country, Team and Teammate
• Serve with Honor and Integrity On and Off the Battlefield
• Ready to Lead, Ready to Follow, Never Quit
• Take responsibility for your actions and the actions of your teammates
• Excel as Warriors through Discipline and Innovation
• Train for War, Fight to Win, Defeat our Nation’s Enemies
• Earn your Trident everyday
US Marine Recon Ranger Motto – Swift, Silent, Deadly
US Marine Candence – I Want to be a Recon Ranger!
There are more, No slighting of any not mentioned intended, It’s that I don’t know of more as of yet, and there are SOO many more.
Please let me know so I can add more!