Denied the Permission to Win October 17, 2008Posted by reaganquotes in Patriotism, Reagan, Success, War.
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Several years ago, we brought home a group of American fighting men who had obeyed their country’s call and who had fought as bravely and as well as any Americans in our history. They came home without a victory not because they’d been defeated, but because they’d been denied permission to win.
Remarks on Presenting the Medal of Honor to
Master Sergeant Roy P. Benavidez, February 24, 1981