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Volunteer Warriors November 17, 2009

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Just as volunteer warriors won American independence more than two centuries ago, they stand as proud guardians of our freedom today.

Statement on America’s All-Volunteer Armed Force
November 17, 1981

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Maintain Sufficient Strength October 16, 2009

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Our forbearance should never be misunderstood. Our reluctance for conflict should not be misjudged as a failure of will. When action is required to preserve our national security, we will act. We will maintain sufficient strength to prevail if need be, knowing that if we do so we have the best chance of never having to use that strength.

Inaugural Address
West Front of the U.S. Capitol, January 20, 1981

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Preparedness Deters Aggression October 12, 2009

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Experience has taught us that preparedness deters aggression and that weakness invites it.

Proclamation 5880 – Veterans Day, 1988,
October 12, 1988

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Military Pay October 2, 2009

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I do favor pay and benefit levels that will attract and keep highly motivated men and women in our volunteer forces and an active reserve trained and ready for an instant call in case of an emergency.

Time to Recapture our Destiny, Detroit, Michigan, July 17, 1980

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Military Weakness Led to War June 19, 2009

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Now, I realize that many well-meaning people deplore the expenditure of huge sums of money for military purposes at a time of economic hardship. Similar voices were heard in the 1930’s, when economic conditions were far worse than anything we’re experiencing today. But the result of heeding those voices then was a disastrous military imbalance that tempted the forces of tyranny and evil and plunged the world into a ruinous war.

Remarks at the Annual Washington Conference of the
American Legion, February 22, 1983

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Highest Traditions of Public Service June 16, 2009

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You’ve represented under great stress the highest traditions of public service. Your conduct is symbolic of the millions of professional diplomats, military personnel, and others who have rendered service to their country.

Remarks at the Welcoming Ceremony for the Freed
American Hostages, January 27, 1981

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Worth Dying For June 4, 2009

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This land is secure. We are free. These things are worth fighting and dying for.

Remarks at the Normandy Invasion Ceremony, Omaha Beach Memorial at Omaha Beach, France. June 6, 1984

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A Truly Successful Army May 27, 2009

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A truly successful army is one that because of its strength and ability and dedication will not be called upon to fight, for no one will dare to provoke it.

Address at Commencement Exercises at the United States
Military Academy, May 27, 1981

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Proud of Men and Women in Uniform December 5, 2008

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Nothing in the job I have has made me more proud than these young men and women in uniform.

Remarks at Bob Hope’s 40th Anniversary Salute to the United States
Air Force in Fayetteville, North Carolina, May 10, 1987

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Guardians of Our Freedom November 17, 2008

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Just as volunteer warriors won American independence more than two centuries ago, they stand as proud guardians of our freedom today.

Statement on America’s All-Volunteer Armed Force
November 17, 1981

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