Wars may be fought with weapons, but they are won by men. It is the spirit of the men who follow, and of the man who leads, that gains the victory.
Courage is fear holding on a minute longer.
All men are afraid in battle. The coward is the one who lets his fear overcome his sense of duty. Duty is the essence of manhood.
In forty hours I shall be in battle, with little information, and on the spur of the moment will have to make the most momentous decisions. But I believe that one's spirit enlarges with responsibility and that, with God's help, I shall make them, and make them right.
Wars may be fought with weapons, but they are won by men. It is the spirit of men who follow and of the man who leads that gains the victory.
The object of war is not to die for your country, but to make the other bastard die for his.
Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.
The fixed determination to have acquired the warrior soul, to either conquer or perish with honor, is the secret of victory.
I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom