Providence conceals itself in the details of human affairs, but becomes unveiled in the generalities of history.
I just think it would be unrealistic to suggest we’re going to eliminate every last domestic insurgent in Afghanistan. Certainly, the history of the country would indicate that’s not a very realistic objective, and I think we have to have realistic objectives.
I think documentaries are the greatest way to educate an entire generation that doesn’t often look back to learn anything about the history that provided a safe haven for so many of us today.
The institution of chivalry forms one of the most remarkable features in the history of the Middle Ages.
I haven’t, in the 23 years that I have been in the uniformed services of the United States of America, ever violated an order – not one.