“The Marines I have seen around the world have the cleanest bodies, the filthiest minds, the highest morale, and the lowest morals of any group of animals I have ever seen. Thank God for the United States Marine Corps!” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Marines have a swagger and confidence that is unmatched. They are truly a breed apart.” – General David Petraeus

“The Marines have landed and the situation is well in hand.” – Richard Harding Davis

“The Marine Corps builds men – physically, mentally, and morally. They are the finest fighting force in the world.” – General James Mattis

“In the end, Marines fight for each other. They have an unbreakable bond that cannot be explained.” – Lieutenant General Lewis B. “Chesty” Puller

“Every Marine is a rifleman first. They are trained to be adaptable, courageous, and ready to protect our nation at any moment.” – President Ronald Reagan

“Marines risk their lives willingly, they go into battle with their heads held high and their hearts filled with patriotism.” – General Colin Powell

“Marines are fierce warriors on the battlefield, but they also possess compassion and loyalty that sets them apart.” – Admiral Mike Mullen

“Marines are the ultimate professionals. They constantly strive for excellence and inspire others to do the same.” – General John Allen

“Marines don’t know the meaning of surrender. They fight until the last breath, never giving up.” – Lieutenant General Lewis B. “Chesty” Puller

“Marines are forged in the crucible of training and shaped by the fires of battle. They emerge as a force to be reckoned with.” – General James T. Conway

“Marines have a code – Honor, Courage, Commitment. They live by these principles on and off the battlefield.” – General John Kelly

“Marines are the first to go in and the last to come out. They leave no man behind.” – Admiral Chester W. Nimitz

“When everyone else is running away from danger, Marines are running towards it. They are the ones who keep us safe.” – General George S. Patton

“Marines are the backbone of our military. They are trained to be tough, disciplined, and ready to face any challenge.” – General Joseph Dunford THANKFUL AND GRATEFUL FRIENDS QUOTES

“The Marines have a saying – ‘No better friend, no worse enemy.’ They are fiercely loyal to their own, and devastating to their enemies.” – General James Amos

“Marines are warriors, but they are also compassionate human beings who care for their fellow Marines and the communities they serve.” – General Joseph F. Dunford Jr.

“Marines are a force to be reckoned with. They are disciplined, strong, and fearless.” – General John J. Pershing

“Marines know that freedom is not free. They are willing to fight and sacrifice to protect our way of life.” – General Paul X. Kelley

“Marines embrace the challenge and push their limits to excel in every mission. They never settle for mediocrity.” – General Anthony Zinni

“Marines are the epitome of selflessness. They put their lives on the line to defend our freedom.” – General Peter Pace

“Marines are the guardians of liberty. They fight to ensure that we can continue to enjoy the freedoms we hold dear.” – General James McConville

“Marines are the embodiment of honor, courage, and commitment. They are our nation’s heroes.” – General Mark A. Milley

“Marines are warriors and leaders. They are trained to take charge and make tough decisions in high-pressure situations.” – General James C. McRaven

“Marines are the tip of the spear. They lead the way and set the standard for excellence in the military.” – General David H. Berger

“Marines have a special kind of pride that comes from serving in the toughest branch of the military. They are a cut above the rest.” – General John W. Raymond

“When the going gets tough, the tough call in the Marines. They are the ones who can get the job done, no matter the challenge.” – General John M. Murray

“Marines are known for their tenacity and determination. They never back down and always fight until victory is achieved.” – General Robert B. Brown

“Marines are the few, the proud, the brave. They embody the spirit of the United States and inspire us all to be better.” – President George W. Bush