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A General's Triumph

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  1. Crabtownboy

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    A general's triumph means ten thousand rotting bones.

    Traditional Chinese proverb
     
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    There are three ways that men get what they want; by planning, by working, and by praying. Any great military operation takes careful planning, or thinking. Then you must have well-trained troops to carry it out: that's working. But between the plan and the operation there is always an unknown. That unknown spells defeat or victory, success or failure. It is the reaction of the actors to the ordeal when it actually comes. Some people call that getting the breaks; I call it God. God has His part, or margin in everything, That's where prayer comes in. - Gen G Patton

    I believe in the old and sound rule that an ounce of sweat will save a gallon of blood. The harder we push, the more Germans we will kill. The more Germans we kill, the fewer of our men will be killed. Pushing means fewer casualties. I want you all to remember that. - Gen G Patton
     
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    The Chinese have more to worry about from their own government than they do invading armies.
     
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