Quotes by army

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  • Bill Mauldin
    Bill Mauldin
    American cartoonist 1921-2003
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    I would like to thank the people who encouraged me to draw army cartoons at a time when the gag man's conception of the army was one of mean ole sergents and jeeps which jump over mountains.
    Source: Up Front
  • Bill Mauldin
    Bill Mauldin
    American cartoonist 1921-2003
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    I'm convinced that the infantry is the group in the army which gives more and gets less than anybody else.
    Source: Up Front
  • Arthur Eddington
    Arthur Eddington
    English astronomer, physicist, and mathematician 1882-1944
    Arthur Eddington
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    If an army of monkeys were strumming on typewriters, they might write all the books in the British Museum.
  • Barbara Demick
    Barbara Demick
    American journalist
    Barbara Demick
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    In 1949, Mao Tse-tung's Communists established the People's Republic of China, and the following year, his People's Liberation Army invaded central Tibet.
  • V.S. Naipaul
    V.S. Naipaul
    Trinidad and Tobago-born British writer 1932-2018
    V.S. Naipaul
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    In the beginning, before the arrival of the white men, I had considered myself neutral. I had wanted neither side to win, neither the army nor the rebels. As it turned out, both sides lost.
    Source: A Bend in the River (2012) 52
  • Alexander Dubcek
    Alexander Dubcek
    Czechoslovak and Slovak politician 1921-1992
    Alexander Dubcek
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    In the first day of the Soviet Army's arrival, I and the other comrades were isolated and then found ourselves here, not knowing anything... I can only conjecture what could have happened.
  • Bubba Watson
    Bubba Watson
    American professional golfer 1978-
    Bubba Watson
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    Instead of playing with army men or whatever, I played golf, like for hours every day.
  • Calvin Coolidge
    Calvin Coolidge
    American president 1872-1933
    Calvin Coolidge
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    It is necessary to have party organization if we are to have effective and efficient government. The only difference between a mob and a trained army is organization, and the only difference between a disorganized country and one that has the advantage of a wise and sound government is fundamentally a question of organization.
  • Aslan Maskhadov
    Aslan Maskhadov
    Chechen politician 1951-2005
    Aslan Maskhadov
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    It is not advantageous for Russia in its present state to fight against Chechnya. The army is a mess. It must be made combat ready. That will take time. Russia has a lot of economic, social and political problems much more important than Chechnya.
  • Robert H. Schuller
    Robert H. Schuller
    American Christian televangelist, pastor, motivational speaker, and au 1926-2015
    Robert H. Schuller
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    It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts.
  • Burt Bacharach
    Burt Bacharach
    American composer, songwriter and pianist 1928-
    Burt Bacharach
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    It's not getting any better, is it? I don't want my 19-year-old boy going into the army. I love these little kids. They understand how passionate I am.
  • Shashi Tharoor
    Shashi Tharoor
    Indian politician and writer 1956-
    Shashi Tharoor
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    It's not the side of the bigger army that wins. It's the country that tells a better story.
  • Robert A. Cook
    Robert A. Cook
    American Christian author, radio broadcaster, and pastor 1912-1991
    Robert A. Cook
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    Many a person who started out to conquer the world in shining army has ended up just getting along. The horse got tired, the army rusty. The goal was removed and unsure.
  • Bill Vaughan
    Bill Vaughan
    American columnist and author 1915-1977
    Bill Vaughan
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    Maybe the answer to Selective Service is to start everyone off in the army and draft them for civilian life as needed.
  • Barry Humphries
    Barry Humphries
    Australian comedian, actor, artist, and author 1934-
    Barry Humphries
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    My parents were very pleased that I was in the army. The fact that I hated it somehow pleased them even more.
    Source: More please
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