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Soldiers Quotes

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Poets are soldiers that liberate words from the steadfast
possession of definition.
- Eli Khamarov

Related topics: Poetry

History is an account, mostly false,
of events,
mostly unimportant, which are brought about by rulers,
mostly knaves, and soldiers, mostly fools.
- Ambrose Bierce

The Wedding March always reminds me of the music
played when soldiers go into battle.
- Heinrich Heine

Ten soldiers wisely led will beat a hundred without a head.
- Euripides

 

I knew that if the feat was accomplished it must be
at a most fearful sacrifice of as brave and gallant
soldiers as ever engaged in battle.
- John B. Hood

I shot down some German planes and I got shot down myself,
crashing in a burst of flames and crawling out,
getting rescued by brave soldiers.
- Roald Dahl

A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
- Georg C. Lichtenberg

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These soldiers deserve a better defense secretary than the one we have.
- Bill Kristol

When goods do not cross borders, soldiers will.
- Frederic Bastiat

Regard your soldiers as your children,
and they will follow you into the deepest valleys;
look on them as your own beloved sons,
and they will stand by you even unto death.
- Sun Tzu

There's a financial cost, but the only costs that are
ever real are the costs of our soldiers.
- Michael Ignatieff

We made them drink poison last night and Saddam Hussein's
soldiers and his great forces gave the Americans a
lesson which will not be forgotten by history.
Truly.
- Mohammed Saeed al-Sahaf

I am a general.
My soldiers are the keys and I have to command them.
- Vladimir Horowitz

The Indians were well mounted and felt proud and elated
because they had been made United States soldiers.
- Buffalo Bill

Discipline is simply the art of making the soldiers
fear their officers more than the enemy.
- Claude Adrien Helvetius

If my soldiers were to begin to think,
not one of them would remain in the army.
- Frederick II

One or two of the trips were a bit scary.
Soldiers had me at gun point on one trip,
locked me in my van all night and escorted me in and
out of buildings when I wanted to wash.
- Joey Dunlop

The policemen or soldiers are only a gun in the establishments hand.
They make the racist secure in his racism.
- Huey Newton

The first song is called "London." It's about two Russian
soldiers who desert the Russian army and escape to London,
where they indulge in a life of crime.
- Neil Tennant

We're quickly moving to the point where we will have
no military bases in the Northeast,
and this undermines support for the military.
We are a nation of citizen soldiers.
- Rob Simmons

I may be compelled to face danger, but never fear it,
and while our soldiers can stand and fight,
I can stand and feed and nurse them.
- Clara Barton

After all my years of playing soldiers,
and then of reading History, I have almost a mania to be in the East,
to see fighting, and to serve.
- Wilfred Owen

I've had songs written during the Falklands war,
and during the first Gulf war I got letters from soldiers
saying they were listening to these songs,
like Island of no return.
- Billy Bragg

My son is not wild about going back to Iraq,
but he'd sure rather do that than sacrifice all that
he and his fellow soldiers have accomplished by leaving
too early and inviting chaos.
- Kit Bond

Music played at weddings always reminds me of the music
played for soldiers before they go into battle.
- Heinrich Heine

I think that some of our soldiers die in the battlefield
and some come home to bad health and die prematurely,
just by the nature of the kind of business they're in.
- Christopher Shays

The connection between dress and war is not far to seek;
your finest clothes are those you wear as soldiers.
- Virginia Woolf

Ministers regularly meet soldiers that have returned
from operational tours to hear about their experiences,
including those who have recovered from their injuries.
- Geoff Hoon

I thought that that mission and the mission of taking
care of those soldiers were my priorities,
and I stand by the same today.
There wasn't a lot of support for those soldiers.
- Janis Karpinski

Our soldiers and their families are benefiting.
They deserve good, quality housing and they need it.
- Jim Walsh

Children play soldier.
That makes sense.
But why do soldiers play children?
- Karl Kraus

If we're going to spend more money, it should go to the soldiers,
Marines, and airmen to increase their salaries.
- David Hunt

An army of principles can penetrate where an army of soldiers cannot.
- Thomas Paine

Soldiers are citizens of death's grey land,
drawing no dividend from time's tomorrows.
- Siegfried Sassoon

Our main battle has always been against Israeli soldiers and Jewish settlers.
- Ahmed Yassin

As the ancient commander addressed his soldiers before battle,
so should the moralist speak to men in the struggle of the era.
- Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

I have done my duty by the laws of my people and I
am sorry my people were led this time by men who were
not soldiers and that crimes were committed of which I had no knowledge.
- Ernst Kaltenbrunner

All the rest of us - you and me and even the thousands
of soldiers behind the lines in Africa -
we want terribly yet only academically for the war to get over.
- Ernie Pyle

There was a military police brigade with over 3,400
soldiers getting ready to go home because their mission -
prisoner-of-war operations -
was finished.
- Janis Karpinski

Sacrificing American soldiers or innocent civilians
in an unprecedented preemptive attack on a separate
sovereign nation may well prove itself a most temporary medicine.
- Sean Penn

Soldiers and peasants lived together on friendly terms;
they knew each other and their everyday routines,
and trusted each other; they shook their heads together over the war.
- Ernst Toller

War is too serious a matter to leave to soldiers.
- William Tecumseh Sherman

This is all about a media war that continues to rage
between the old and new media.
Unfortunately for our soldiers, these brave Americans
are caught in the crossfire.
- Joe Scarborough

Soldiers of Israel, we have no aims of conquest.
Our purpose is to bring to naught the attempts of the
Arab armies to conquer our land.
- Moshe Dayan

American soldiers had to guard prisoners on the inside
while receiving mortar and weapons fire from the outside.
Guantanamo is distant from any battlefield,
making it far more secure.
- John Yoo

Now the true soldiers of Christ must always be prepared
to do battle for the truth,
and must never, so far as lies with them,
allow false convictions to creep in.
- Origen

The soldiers never explained to the government when an Indian was wronged,
but reported the misdeeds of the Indians.
- Geronimo

If we say the Geneva Convention is obsolete,
then what do others who have our soldiers say?
- Charles Schumer

Where there are too many policemen, there is no liberty.
Where there are too many soldiers, there is no peace.
Where there are too many lawyers, there is no justice.
- Lin Yutang

Patton was living in the Dark Ages.
Soldiers were peasants to him.
I didn't like that attitude.
- Bill Mauldin

There are few men more superstitious than soldiers.
They are, after all, the men who live closest to death.
- Mary Stewart

There's always a reaction based on fear.
People assume if you're criticizing a decision to go to war,
then you're saying something against the soldiers-which is not the case.
- Ed Harris

Firefighters are indispensable foot soldiers here at home.
- Christopher Dodd

The Roman legions were formed in the first instance of citizen soldiers,
who yet had been made to submit to a rigid discipline,
and to feel that in that submission lay their strength.
- Goldwin Smith

A few regular troops from old France,
weakened by hunger and sickness, who,
when fresh, were unable to withstand the British soldiers,
are their general's chief dependence.
- James Wolfe

This war is being played in the realm of public opinion
and has dire consequences for our soldiers in Iraq,
the future of our country, and freedom around the world.
- John Doolittle

Brave men rejoice in adversity, just as brave soldiers triumph in war.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

God has given such brave soldiers to this Crown that,
if they do not frighten our neighbours,
at least they prevent us from being frightened by them.
- Elizabeth I

I had 16 other prisons that I needed to pay attention to,
and we did.
And I had 3,400 soldiers who were depending on me to take care of them,
and I did.
- Janis Karpinski

Soldiers are dreamers; when the guns begin they think of firelit homes,
clean beds, and wives.
- Siegfried Sassoon

Spending time with America's soldiers is always inspiring.
- John Boehner

We are all happy when U.S.
soldiers are killed week in and week out.
The killing of U.S.
soldiers in Iraq is legitimate and obligatory.
- Walid Jumblatt

Diplomats are just as essential to starting a war as
soldiers are for finishing it...
You take diplomacy out of war, and the thing would fall flat in a week.
- Will Rogers

This conflict is one thing I've been waiting for.
I'm well and strong and young - young enough to go to the front.
If I can't be a soldier, I'll help soldiers.
- Clara Barton

U.S.
soldiers, with whom I now have more than a passing acquaintance,
joke that they track my movements in order to know
where they will be deployed next.
- Christiane Amanpour

The south produced statesmen and soldiers,
planters and doctors and lawyers and poets,
but certainly no engineers and mechanics.
Let Yankees adopt such low callings.
- Margaret Mitchell

I apologize to coalition forces and all the families,
detainees, the families, America and all the soldiers.
- Lynndie England

If our soldiers are not overburdened with money,
it is not because they have a distaste for riches;
if their lives are not unduly long,
it is not because they are disinclined to longevity.
- Sun Tzu

Soldiers generally win battles; generals get credit for them.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

The whole idea that the rescue was staged or the soldiers were shooting blanks,
that's just obvious stuff.
Why would you do that in the middle of a war? It's just crazy.
- Jessica Lynch

I want you to give all these chiefs of the soldiers
here to understand that we are for peace,
and that we have made peace, that we may not be mistaken by them for enemies.
- Black Kettle


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