"It's been a pretty fun ride, to tell you the truth."
"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth."R. Lee Ermey on Marcus Aurelius
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either."R. Lee Ermey on Albert Einstein
"Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth."R. Lee Ermey on Buddha
"I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant."R. Lee Ermey on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on."R. Lee Ermey on Winston Churchill
"It's my firm conviction that when Uncle Sam calls, by God we go, and we do the best that we can."
"Even though I disagree with many of the changes, when I see the privates graduate at the end of the day, when they walk off that drill field at the end of the ceremony, they are still fine privates outstanding, well motivated privates."
"We had times in '66 and '67 when we would pick up a platoon of privates out of the receiving barracks the week before we even graduated the platoon that we were on!"
"I disagree with a lot of those changes, however at the end of the day - I go down to recruit graduation at least once or twice a year."
"When you try to find funding for a VVA function, it doesn't seem like it's any trouble at all. People come out of the woodwork with their money to help out because we went over and fought a war."