"I love the Corps for those intangible possessions that cannot be issued: pride, honor, integrity, and being able to carry on the traditions for generations of warriors past." Cpl. Jeff Sornig, USMC; in Navy Times, November 1994
"Come on, you sons of bitches! Do you want to live forever?" GySgt. Daniel J. "Dan" Daly, USMC near Lucy-`le-Bocage as he led the 5th Marines' attack into Belleau Wood, 6 June 1918
"Marines I see as two breeds, Rottweilers or Dobermans, because Marines come in two varieties, big and mean, or skinny and mean. They're aggressive on the attack and tenacious on defense. They've got really short hair and they always go for the throat." -RAdm. "Jay" R. Stark, US Navy; 10 November 1995.
"I have just returned from visiting the Marines at the front, and there is not a finer fighting organization in the world." - General Douglas MacArthur, US Army, outskirts of Seoul, 21 September 1950
"The deadliest weapon in the world is a Marine and his rifle." Gen. John "Black Jack" Pershing, U.S. Army Commander of American Forces in World War I
"The American Marines have it pride, and benefit from it. They are tough, cocky, sure of themselves and their buddies. They can fight and they know it." General Mark Clark, U.S. Army
"Some people spend an entire lifetime wondering if they've made a difference. " The Marines don't have that problem. - President Ronald Reagan.
"If I had one more division like this First Marine Division I could win this war." General of the Armies Douglas McArthur in Korea
"People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf." -GEORGE ORWELL
"The deadliest weapon in the world is a MARINE and his rifle!" -GEN. PERSHING, US.ARMY
"You cannot exaggerate about the Marines. They are convinced to the point of arrogance, that they are the most ferocious fighters on earth - and the amusing thing about it is that they are." - Father Kevin Keaney, 1st MarDiv Chaplain, Korean War
"Courage is endurance for one moment more…" Unknown Marine Second Lieutenant in Vietnam
"The safest place in Korea was right behind a platoon of MARINES. LORD, how they could fight!" -MAJGEN FRANK LOWE, US.ARMY
"You'll never get a Purple Heart hiding in a foxhole! Follow me!" Capt. Henry P. Crowe, USMC; Guadalcanal, 13 January 1943
"Every Marine is, first and foremost, a rifleman. All other conditions are secondary." Gen. A. M. Gray, USMC Commandant of the Marine Corps
"You're making the wrong assumption that a Marine by himself is outnumbered." - Gen Peter Pace, 28 Jul 06
"Being ready is not what matters. What matters is winning after you get there." LtGen Victor H. Krulak, USMC April 1965
"I am convinced that there is no smarter, handier, or more adaptable body of troops in the world." Prime Minister of Britain, Sir Winston Churchhill
SEMPER-FI GUNS IS A GUN STORE LOCATED IN JACKSONVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA AT 1911-F LEJEUNE BLVD. BEHIND THE BARGAIN SHOP. WE OFFER A WIDE SELECTION OF FIREARMS, INCLUDING: PISTOLS, REVOLVERS, HANDGUNS, & SHOTGUNS. WE ALSO CARRY SHOOTING RIFLES, HUNTING RIFLES, AR-15’S, AK-47’S, & OTHER MILITARY STYLE RIFLES. THE AMMUNITION SHELVES ARE ALWAYS FULL. SEMPER-FI GUNS IS ALSO WHERE YOU FIND YOUR BUDS AND CAN SHOP ONLINE 24/7. WE UNDERSTAND HUNTERS, SHOOTERS, AND THE NEED OF A GUN FOR HOME PROTECTION. OUR PRICES MAY NOT ALWAYS BE CHEAPER THAN DIRT BUT OUR CUSTOMER SERVICE, GUN INDUSTRY KNOWLEDGE AND PRODUCT QUALITY ARE SECOND TO NONE. BEING A VETERAN MARINE OF THE CORPS WE DON'T DO ANYTHING MIDWAY. LET SEMPER-FI GUNS BE YOUR GUN SOURCE AND GUN BROKER.