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#1. First lay plans which will ensure victory, and then lead your army to battle; if you will not begin with stratagem but rely on brute strength alone, victory will no longer be assured - Author: Sun Tzu
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#2. The American way of war is to build an army, then another, then a third, while building fleets. If the war is still on at that point we smash. - Author: Jerry Pournelle
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#3. I was taking chemical engineering. But I went into the army after that. When I came out of the army, I was a different person. I met a lot of good jazz players in the army. - Author: Mose Allison
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#4. The woman who is resolved to be respected can make herself be so even amidst an army of soldiers. - Author: Miguel De Cervantes
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#5. The Allied Powers having proclaimed that the Emperor Napoleon is the sole obstacle to the re-establishment of peace in Europe, he, faithful to his oath, declares that he is ready to descend from the throne, to quit France, and even to relinquish life, for the good of his country. - Author: Napoleon Bonaparte
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#6. I wish the army had taught us how to navigate feelings as easily as they did a starless night sky. - Author: Sherri L. Smith
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#7. Look at all the marriages that have been wonderfully successful where fellows finished their army service and came home to go to college on G.I. bills and their wives worked. - Author: Marta Kristen
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#8. A human has seven litres of blood. This they had taught him in the army. Seven litres, which, with an arterial cut will vent a fountain two or three metres, and take three to four minutes to bleed out. - Author: Richard House
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#9. Only a modern army will be able to fight a modern war. - Author: Howard W. Koch
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#10. An army should always be so distributed that its parts can aid each other and combine to produce the maximum possible concentration of force at one place, while the minimum force necessary is used elsewhere to prepare the success of the concentration. - Author: B.H. Liddell Hart
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#11. They have destroyed your weapons," he had told the generals, in effect. "But these weapons would in any case have become obsolete before the next war. That war will be fought with brand-new ones, and the army which is least hampered with obsolete material will have a great advantage. - Author: Winston S. Churchill
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#12. Without self-discipline, a noncommissioned officer can never develop or maintain personal integrity. - Author: Silas L. Copeland
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#13. In previous armies, soldiers used their time to clean their weapons and stock up on ammunition. Our weapons are words, and we may need our arsenal at any moment. - Author: Subcomandante Marcos
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#14. I've learned that when someone does something very kind and refuses payment, giving them an engraved Swiss Army knife is never refused! - Author: Christine Lavin
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#15. Now no one can deny the fact that whatever is the state of the affairs in the country, you did not have the army controlling the country and you have a pluralistic society anyway. - Author: Tariq Ramadan
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#16. Thorn bushes grow where armies have camped. - Author: Laozi
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#17. My Lovatics, thank you so much, Im so honored. You guys are such an incredible force and an amazing army. - Author: Demi Lovato
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#18. I was in Estonia when a professor asked me if I was aware that making any criticism of the Red Army during the war was now an imprisonable offence. I was quite shaken. - Author: Antony Beevor
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#19. There are limits to the smiles and scowls of diplomacy. Armies and missiles are not stopped by stiff notes of condemnation. They are held in check by strength and purpose and the promise of swift punishment. - Author: George W. Bush
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#20. With all my devotion to the Union, and the feeling of loyalty and duty of an American citizen, I have not been able to make up my mind to raise my hand against my relative, my children, my home. I have, therefore, resigned my commission in the Army ... - Author: Robert E.Lee
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#21. There's not much makeup in the army, is there? No. They only have that nighttime look, and that's a bit slapdash, isn't it? - Author: Eddie Izzard
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#22. She swabbed arms that kept bleeding. She removed so many pieces of shrapnel she felt she'd transported a ton of metal out of the huge body of the human that she was caring for while the army travelled north. - Author: Michael Ondaatje
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#23. When once the gate is opened to self-torture, the whole army of fiends files in. - Author: Henry James
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#24. The repose of nations cannot be secure without arms, armies cannot be maintained without pay, nor can the pay be produced without taxes - Author: Tacitus
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#25. You are the most powerful army in the world; you are the future of this planet. You cannot, you will not spend one more minute of your time looking in a mirror wishing you looked different. - Author: Jamie Le Fay
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#26. If the average jazz artist uses his head and at the outset of his career realizes he won't play as well at fifty as he does at twenty-five, he won't be in a line-up outside the Salvation Army when he's fifty. - Author: Oscar Peterson
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#27. The American Indian was an individualist in religion as in war. He had neither a national army nor an organized church. - Author: Charles Eastman
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#28. In the year 1878 I took my degree of Doctor of Medicine of the University of London, and proceeded to Netley to go through the course prescribed for surgeons in the army. Having completed my studies there, I was duly attached to the Fifth Northumberland Fusiliers as Assistant Surgeon. - Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
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#29. The army consists of the first infantry division and eight million replacements. - Author: Sebastian Junger
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#30. And here is the lesson I learned in the army. If you want to do a thing badly, you have to work at it as though you want to do it well. - Author: Peter Ustinov
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#31. To make an Army work you have to have every man in it fitted into a fear ladder ... The Army functions best when you're frightened of the man above you, and contemptuous of your subordinates. - Author: Norman Mailer
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#32. Civilian notions about unreasonable search and seizure and warrants and probable cause stop at an army post main gate. - Author: Lee Child
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#33. I went into the army worth a million and a half dollars, and came out a beggar. - Author: Nathan Bedford Forrest
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#34. It's a trick. Get an axe." - Ash, Army of Darkness - Author: Pete Kahle
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#35. It's easier to be just one more soldier in a giant army than being the whole army by yourself. - Author: Sylvain Neuvel
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#36. One of the main reasons America should re-elect President Obama is that he is still committed to cooperation. He appointed Republican Secretaries of Defense, the Army and Transportation. He appointed a Vice President who ran against him in 2008. - Author: William J. Clinton
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#37. It is the food that keeps my army content. As the great Corsican once said, "An army marches on its stomach." Then again, he didn't fare so well in the winter. - Author: Pierce Brown
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#38. The U.S. spent years and years and billions of dollars to build the Iraqi army only to watch it collapse and hand over so many of its weapons. - Author: Richard Engel
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#39. The exemplary vanguard role of the Communists is of vital importance. Communists in the Eighth Route and New Fourth Armies should set an example in fighting bravely, carrying out orders, observing discipline, doing political work and fostering internal unity and solidarity. - Author: Mao Zedong
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#40. Soap is another article in great demand
the Continental allowance is too small, and dear, as every necessary of life is now got, a soldier's pay will not enable him to purchase, by which means his consequent dirtiness adds not a little to the disease of the Army. - Author: George Washington
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#41. The finishing off of the encircled enemy army is to be left to the Luftwaffe. - Author: Franz Halder
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#42. My mother was always deeply attracted to anything medical, and I think she would have loved me to have been a doctor. My father was in the army for 21 years, came out just before I was born. There was no history of showbusiness on either side of the family, but they were completely supportive. - Author: Lindsay Duncan
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#43. Israel has a people's army and a draft and therefore they should be considered legitimate targets. They are part of the occupying power, and Palestinians consider them targets for suicide bombers as well as other means. - Author: Mohamed Elmasry
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#44. My parents were very pleased that I was in the army. The fact that I hated it somehow pleased them even more. - Author: Barry Humphries
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#45. I was a Navy officer writing about Navy problems and I simply stole this lovely Army nurse and popped her into a Navy uniform, where she has done very well for herself. - Author: James A. Michener
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#46. Maybe this is what the future will look like: fresh, clean water will be so rare it will be guarded by armies. Water as the next oil - the next resource worth going to war over. - Author: Anita Roddick
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#47. My father was furious with me, absolutely furious. I'm sure he wouldn't have been so mad if I'd have volunteered to join the army. Anything but this. He couldn't believe it. I agree with him: It wasn't a viable career opportunity. - Author: Mick Jagger
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#48. This is a terrible confession to make, but after I left the Army I had a number of things to try. I had a great conceit to think that if all else failed I could always go to Hollywood. So when all else did fail I really went to Hollywood. And then I found out how wrong I was. - Author: David Niven
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#49. We are willing to form an army like every independent country though we are still under occupation. - Author: Khaled Mashal
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#50. [Hypatia Bradlaugh Bonner belonged to] that small army of brave people who made it their duty, without thought of themselves or hope or expectation of reward, to strive for unpopular causes.
[Chapman Cohen on the death of noted freethinker and peace advocate Hypatia Bradlaugh Bonner] - Author: Chapman Cohen
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#51. Churchill often reflected on this near-death episode and the effect of chance. 'You may walk to the right or to the left of a particular tree, and it makes the difference whether you rise to command an Army Corps or are sent home crippled or paralysed for life. - Author: Phil Mason
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#52. I didn't even graduate from high school. I've never told anybody that before. I got my degree later, when I was in the army. - Author: Tommy Lasorda
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#53. No, amusing me only, I wonder if they realize how they are used?"
"Not a bit. They think they are the emperors of creation."
"Poor lambs."
"That's not how I'd describe them."
"I was thinking of animal sacrifice."
"Ah. That's closer. - Author: Lois McMaster Bujold
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#54. Groundless superstition ill befits an army; valor is the only deity that rules in the warrior's breast. - Author: Silius Italicus
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#55. Their numbers swell like viruses until they madden someone with a large army. - Author: Kevin Hearne
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#56. The windows of army surplus stores constituted hymns to male powerlessness. - Author: William Gibson
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#57. Personally I have never been able to understand why the head of a big business, whether it be the Nation, the State or the Army, or Navy should not desire to have very strong and positive people under him. - Author: Theodore Roosevelt
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#58. The best-armed and best-trained divisions of the Syrian army are Alawite. - Author: Elliott Abrams
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#59. I don't know why you're talking about Sweden. They're the neutral one. They don't have an army. - Author: George W. Bush
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#60. Stronger than all the armies is an idea thats time has come ... The time has come for equality of opportunity in sharing in government, in education, and in employment. It will not be stayed or denied. It is here! - Author: Everett Dirksen
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#61. If you love her, set her free. If she comes back, she's yours. If she doesn't ... Christ! Stubborn woman! Hunt her down, and bring her the hell back; she's still yours according to vampire law.
- Niccolo DiConti, General of the Vampire Queen's Army. - Author: Mimi Jean Pamfiloff
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#62. It was a mystery why the army bothered with a signal communication system when its men were so good at gossip. - Author: Ruth Downie
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#63. The constant movement of a military life can be tough on children. My father was an officer in the army, and I was forced to change elementary schools six times. - Author: Kim Young-ha
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#64. If we could just stop building up armies and things like that, we would have all the money we need for wildlife and poverty. - Author: Jane Goodall
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#65. An army isn't made of its officers, you know, though we officers like to think it is. An army is no better than its men, and when you find good men, you must look after them. That's an officer's job. - Author: Bernard Cornwell
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#66. At that time, the army leadership said the implementation of this agreement would allow everyone, including the IRA, to take its political objectives forward by peaceful and democratic means. - Author: Gerry Adams
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#67. God is building a mighty army to vanquish the forces of darkness. These soldiers of the light are initially conceived and nurtured in the wombs of women. As such, an obvious strategy for the devil would be to sabotage the womb to cut down the size of this godly army. - Author: Theresa Pecku-Laryea
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#68. We'll free as many as we can and build an army in the forest. It might take years, but I won't rest until every last Calorin is gone from these shores and my father is restored to the throne. - Corin - Author: Claire M. Banschbach
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#69. The Wall can stop an army, but not a man alone. - Author: George R R Martin
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#70. We need to get rid of the growing army of temporary workers now filling the ranks of academy. This is scandalous; it weakens both the power of the faculty and exploits these workers. - Author: Henry Giroux
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#71. The true strength of rulers and empires lies not in armies or emotions, but in the belief of men that they are inflexibly open and truthful and legal. As soon as a government departs from that standard it ceases to be anything more than 'the gang in possession,' and its days are numbered. - Author: H.G.Wells
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#72. There is an army of waiters in this world. - Author: Henry Ward Beecher
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#73. What do you have in this car?" he asked.
"What do you mean, like weapons?"
"That would be a good start."
"Well, I 've got a mini Swiss Army Knife on my key chain."
"A two-inch stainless steel blade and a nail file. They might as well surrender to us now ... - Author: Richard Castle
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#74. The speed with which armies collapse, bureaucracies abdicate, and social structures dissolve once the autocrat is removed frequently surprises American Policy makers. - Author: Jeane Kirkpatrick
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#75. Firefly: Now that you're Secretary of War, what kind of an army do you think we oughta have? Chicolini: Well, I tell you what I think. I think we should have a standing army. Firefly: Why should we have a standing army? Chicolini: Because then we save money on chairs. - Author: Groucho Marx
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#76. What I really learned in the army was how to be a pacifist. - Author: Utah Phillips
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#77. Thus the skilful general conducts his army just as though he were leading a single man, willy-nilly, by the hand. - Author: Sun Tzu
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#78. I've never believed in so much as I do the BVB Army. Rock and Roll is my religion. And Rock and Roll is back. I love all of you outcast. - Author: Jinxx
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#79. A whole army, though they can neither write nor read, are not afraid of a platform, which they know is but earth or stone; nor of a cannon, which, without a hand to give fire to it, is but cold iron; therefore a whole army is afraid of one man. - Author: James Harrington
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#80. Army: A body of men assembled to rectify the mistakes of the diplomats. - Author: Josephus Daniels
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#81. We make children and wealth and amass land and build halls and assemble armies and give great feasts, but only one thing survives us. Reputation. - Author: Bernard Cornwell
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#82. All the money needed to send and support an army of self-sacrificing, joy-spreading ambassadors is already in the church. - Author: John Piper
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#83. Only the Army conducts an annual assessment, and they appear to do relatively little to analyze the problem, contributions to the problem, and potential solutions. - Author: Carter F. Smith
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#84. Go lie down" I told them. You're both exhausted, and we're not doing anything else tonight. Get some rest.
Puck snorted "My, aren't we bossy today," he said though it lack his over energy. "Give a girl an army and it goes straight to her head."
(Meghan & Puck) - Author: Julie Kagawa
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#85. The eventual place the American army should take on the western front was to a large extent influenced by the vital question of communication and supply. - Author: Kelly Miller
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#86. Our hour is marked, and no one can claim a moment of life beyond what fate has predestined. - Author: Napoleon Bonaparte
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#87. I admired Truman, among many other things, because he integrated the Army. I admired JFK because the very first civil rights legislation was passed at his insistence. JFK showed what you could do, though he was a deeply flawed person, as we all now know. - Author: Jed S. Rakoff
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#88. IT IS IMPORTANT, when killing a nun, to ensure that you bring an army of sufficient bravery. For when Sister Cage of the Sweet Mercy Convent steps onto the battlefield courage is often found to be in short supply. She - Author: Mark Lawrence
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#89. I don't miss the bureaucracy of being in the Army. But I still love the relationships you can build. And it doesn't have to be in military service - it can be anything you're doing with someone that matters. You develop a bond. - Author: Stanley A. McChrystal
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#90. Without cavalry, battles are without result. - Author: Napoleon Bonaparte
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#91. A good army composition is: 10 Giants, 60 Archers, 6-10 Wall Breakers & around 80-ish Goblins. - Author: 2UP GUIDES
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#92. Carefully, I arrange the teapot, the little white cup, and the sugar bowl before me like an army. Defense? Or attack? - Author: Cat Hellisen
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#93. If, like Harry Keogh, I could talk to the dead - God, there are an awful lot of people I would like to speak to! Not least my father. Being in the army for 22 years, I didn't see enough of him, and I know there are a great many things I could have learned from him. - Author: Brian Lumley
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#94. Treasures and armies do not make a king. A true king is a king within himself. - Author: Rumi
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#95. They have an army. You, as far as I can tell, have trees... - Author: A.J. Smith
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#96. God is waiting, heaven is waiting, and the heavenly army is waiting for us to move forward and accomplish the will of God - Author: Sunday Adelaja
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#97. When our new armies are ready it seems folly to send them to Flanders, where they will chew barbed wire, or be wasted in futile frontal attacks. - Author: H. H. Asquith
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#98. Somehow whether or not the war is winnable is beyond our scope, an irrelevant detail. We don't do it to win anymore; we do it because it's what we know how to do. Get ready to go. Get ready to come back. And the moments in between we mark on the calendar. It's our battle rhythm. - Author: Angela Ricketts
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#99. I'm a gambler, a farmboy, and I'm here to take command of your bloody army!
Mat Cauthon - Author: Robert Jordan
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#100. Peterson thought it an unusual friendship, one only the Army could forge. - Author: David Halberstam
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