"There are no extraordinary men... just extraordinary circumstances that ordinary men are forced to deal with."
"Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall."William Halsey on Confucius
"The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew."William Halsey on Abraham Lincoln
"A small body of determined spirits fired by an unquenchable faith in their mission can alter the course of history."William Halsey on Mahatma Gandhi
"The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much it is whether we provide enough for those who have little."William Halsey on Franklin D. Roosevelt
"I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past."William Halsey on Thomas Jefferson
"I never trust a fighting man who doesnt smoke or drink."