Pearl Harbor Day Quotes by Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Jack Adams, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, Isoroku Yamamoto and many others.
There were times when I purposely didn’t go to school because of Pearl Harbor Day, because certainly there was enough media about it every year to remind everybody. So when I heard they were going to make the movie, I thought, “Oh, no, please not another Pearl Harbor mention!”
The eyes of the world are upon you. The hopes and prayers of liberty-loving people everywhere march with you.
After the Battle of Midway there was a week in a rest camp at Pearl Harbor.
We must be the great arsenal of Democracy.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat.
December 7, 1941. A date which will live in infamy.
The American People in their Righteous Might will win through to Absolute Victory.
The fate of the Empire rests on this enterprise. Every man must devote himself totally to the task in hand.
The eyes of the world are upon you.
Victory at all costs, victory in spite of all terror, victory however long and hard the road may be; for without victory, there is no survival.
Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen of the Allied Expeditionary Force! You are about to embark upon the Great Crusade, toward which we have striven these many months. The eyes of the world are upon you.
As costly as it was in the lives of our men and women in uniform, in military assets, and in esteem and pride, Pearl Harbor was a watershed moment for America.
We must be the great arsenal of democracy. For us this is an emergency as serious as war itself. We must apply ourselves to our task with the same resolution, the same sense of urgency, the same spirit of patriotism and sacrifice as we would show were we at war.
The parallels between 9/11 and Pearl Harbor are striking. In each instance there were warning signs before the attack, and in each instance our government failed to connect the dots.
Let us therefore brace ourselves to our duties, and so bear ourselves that, if the British Empire and its Commonwealth last for a thousand years, men will still say, ‘This was their finest hour.’
Everybody knows about Pearl Harbor. The thing that really fascinated me is that through this tragedy there was this amazing American heroism.
Yesterday, December 7, 1941 a date which will live in infamy the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan… We will gain the inevitable triumph so help us God.