Benedykt Szczech
Benedykt Szczech voted up Anonymous' answer

I agree with Matt. Don't lump YOUR encounters with EVERY MAN! I have been with my husband 20 years now and he treats me like his number one...... That means anyone else is second and beyond!

Besides you get treated ONLY how YOU allow yourself to be treated!

Benedykt Szczech
Benedykt Szczech voted up Anonymous' answer

I agree with Matt. Don't lump YOUR encounters with EVERY MAN! I have been with my husband 20 years now and he treats me like his number one...... That means anyone else is second and beyond!

Besides you get treated ONLY how YOU allow yourself to be treated!

Benedykt Szczech
Benedykt Szczech voted up The Z.'s answer

Gen. Patton said it, but I will disagree. I'm not of the view that credit due men should go to any God, but to the men themselves who endeavored of their own initiative and will and courage to be worthy of remembering. We should be outwardly and unfailingly grateful for their presence and sacrifice. God … Read more

Benedykt Szczech
Benedykt Szczech voted up Didge Doo's answer

Famously, it was General Patton who said that.

I might argue with him on a couple of points -- the "God" bit being the biggest sticker -- but he was certainly right that a celebration of a loved one's  life is far preferable than focusing on their death.