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  • Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson
    American statesman 1743-1826
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    Errors of opinion may be tolerated where reason is left free to combat it.
  • B. H. Liddell Hart
    B. H. Liddell Hart
    British soldier and military historian 1895-1970
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    Every action is seen to fall into one of three main categories, guarding, hitting, or moving. Here, then, are the elements of combat, whether in war or pugilism.
  • Adolf Galland
    Adolf Galland
    German Luftwaffe general 1912-1996
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    I could not claim them because I was not supposed to be flying in combat.
  • Margaret Mead
    Margaret Mead
    American cultural anthropologist 1901-1978
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    I do not believe in using women in combat, because females are too fierce.
  • Plato
    Plato
    Greek philosopher 427 BC - 347 BC
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    I exhort you also to take part in the great combat, which is the combat of life, and greater than every other earthly conflict.
  • Buzz Aldrin
    Buzz Aldrin
    American former astronaut, engineer and fighter 1930-
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    I've led a life of such structured discipline and always had a goal in mind of knowing what I was doing, from West Point to the Air Force combat, MIT, looking for new things to study and get involved in. And then I got into the space program, and how disciplined can you get?
  • André Gide
    André Gide
    French writer 1869-1951
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    It is easier to lead men to combat, stirring up their passion, than to restrain them and direct them toward the patient labors of peace.
  • Aslan Maskhadov
    Aslan Maskhadov
    Chechen politician 1951-2005
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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.
  • Swami Brahmananda
    Swami Brahmananda
    Indian Hindu spiritual teacher 1863-1922
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    Knowing that his past actions may try to overwhelm him, the devotee must be prepared to combat them. God will give him the strength: His Name will be an impenetrable armor. It will save him from all the consequences.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    Not until all babies are born from glass jars will the combat cease between mother and son.
    Source: Sexual Personae: Art and Decadence from Nefertiti to Emily Dickinson (1990)
  • Barack Obama
    Barack Obama
    American politician 1961-
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    Of course, violence will not end with our combat mission. Extremists will continue to set off bombs, attack Iraqi civilians and try to spark sectarian strife. But ultimately, these terrorists will fail to achieve their goals.
  • Barack Obama
    Barack Obama
    American politician 1961-
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    Our combat mission is ending, but our commitment to Iraq's future is not.
  • Miguel de Cervantes
    Miguel de Cervantes
    Spanish writer 1547-1616
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    Our greatest foes, and whom we must chiefly combat, are within.
  • Miguel de Cervantes
    Miguel de Cervantes
    Spanish writer 1547-1616
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    The greatest foes, and whom we must chiefly combat, are within.
  • William Cowper
    William Cowper
    English poet 1731-1800
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    To combat may be glorious, and succes perhaps may crown us; but to fly is safe.
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