Re: wisdom for all... .
"For those who've fought for it, life holds a flavor the protected will never know."
(found hand printed on a C-ration case wired to an engineer stake on a bunker at Khe Sahn in December 1967. The place was under seige and the conditions there at the time were about as horrific as any ever endured by Americans at war. That this uplifting statement could be born in that crucible is humbling.)