You can kill ten of our men for every one we kill of yours. But even at those odds you will lose and we will win.
The Vietnamese people deeply love independence freedom and peace. But in the face of United States aggression they have risen up united as one man.
The object of my relationship with Vietnam has been to heal the wounds that exist particularly among our veterans and to move forward with a positive relationship… Apparently some in the Vietnamese government don’t want to do that and that’s their decision.
Remember the storm is a good opportunity for the pine and the cypress to show their strength and their stability.
It was patriotism not communism that inspired me.