Archive for February, 2011

A "Wisdom in Quotes" quote

February 25, 2011 Leave a comment

“The purpose of fighting is to win. There is no possible victory in defense. 
The sword is more important than the shield, and skill is more important than either. 
The final weapon is the brain. 
All else is supplemental.”

-Clint Smith 

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Looking forward to…

February 23, 2011 Leave a comment
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Sam Elliott?!

February 22, 2011 Leave a comment
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Quotes from Appleseed

February 20, 2011 Leave a comment

Never let the perfect become the enemy of the good. – Son of Martha

EGO = Edging God Out – Wade

America is great because she is good. If America ceases to be good, she will cease to be great. Alex DeTocqueville

Ya cain’t miss fast enough to score Rifleman. Lots of Rifle owners, but so few Riflemen. – PHenry

The man who can learn how to muzzle his own ego can use another man’s ego as a teaching tool. Only hits count – you cannot miss fast enough to win. – PHenry

My father told me as a boy, that 10% of people are inherently good and 10% inherently bad, with the remaining 80% waffling in the middle, employing “situational ethics”. – PHenry

Once upon a time, when I was in my rebellious late teens, my father took me aside for another long talk on life. I was dreading it.

Turns out he took me by the shoulder and led me to the hall mirror, positioned me facing it and said….”There is only one person in this whole world you have to be true to, and you’re looking at him. You’ve been taught right from wrong and given a good education. The person you see there can’t be lied to or manipulated like you can with everyone else. He knows the truth of it.”


An Ordinary American teaching other Ordinary Americans basic riflery skills and American Revolutionary War History in an extraordinary way. – Believer 

Appleseed: Bringing the Past into the Present to save our Future. – Techres

If you cannot get off the couch for the ballot box, you need to stop yapping about the cartridge box.  You’d never use it… – Techres

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A February Morning

February 19, 2011 Leave a comment
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Photo by Western Rose
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Melted Snow Evaporating

February 18, 2011 Leave a comment
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Quote from Leo Tolstoy

February 17, 2011 Leave a comment

“Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.” 

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