Tho’ much is taken, much abides; and though
We are not now that strength which in old days
Moved earth and heaven; that which we are, we are;
One equal temper of heroic hearts,
Made weak by time and fate, but strong in will
To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.
- Alfred Lord Tennyson
Monday, February 29, 2016
He joined the Army in 1943 and served 16 years, starting with combat in World War II.
He won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in Cool Hand Luke.