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"THIS IS HALLOWED GROUND, FOR HERE LIE
THOSE WHO DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY.
AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN,
AND IN THE MORNING,
WE WILL REMEMBER THEM."

GENERAL SIR JOHN, MONASH - Inscription on the Rats of Tobruk memorial

"The best hope for Australia is the ballot box and good education. "

GENERAL SIR JOHN, MONASH -

"No man is a hero in his own country."

GENERAL SIR JOHN, MONASH -

"Not lip service, nor obsequious homage to superiors, nor servile observance of forms and customs...the Australian army is proof that individualism is the best and not the worst foundation upon which to build up collective discipline. "

GENERAL SIR JOHN, MONASH -

"LET ALL MEN KNOW THAT THIS IS HOLY GROUND. THIS SHRINE
ESTABLISHED IN THE HEARTS OF MEN AS ON SOLID EARTH
COMMEMORATES A PEOPLE'S FORTITUDE AND SACRIFICE.
YE THEREFORE THAT COME AFTER GIVE REMEMBRANCE."

GENERAL SIR JOHN, MONASH - Inscription on the Shrine of Remembrance Melbourne