A Patriot Speaks

Good character is a manifestation of the capacity of citizens to govern themselves. It is the true ground on which citizens pledge to each other their lives, fortunes, and sacred honor.

Increased Devotion

Like the Sentinels of the Tomb, Lincoln teaches us that to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom, we need only hold ourselves to the ultimate standard in all we do—even when it is known but to God.