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One can be a soldier without dying, and a lover without sighing.
Lovers
Sir Edwin Arnold

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We have in the service the scum of the earth as common soldiers.
Army and Navy
Duke of Wellington Arthur Wellesley

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When soldiers have been baptized in the fire of a battle-field, they have all one rank in my eyes.
Battles
Napoleon Bonaparte

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China has no income tax, no unemployment and not a single soldier outside its borders.
Nations
Chou En Lai

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Drinking is the soldier's pleasure.
Army and Navy
John Dryden

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The courage of a soldier is found to be the cheapest and most common quality of human nature.
Army and Navy
Edward Gibbon

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A good soldier, like a good horse, cannot be of a bad color.
Soldier
Oliver Wendell Holmes

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I think with the Romans, that the general of today should be a soldier tomorrow if necessary.
Generals
Thomas Jefferson

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Every man thinks meanly of himself for not having been a soldier, or not having been at sea.
Army and Navy
Samuel Johnson

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Children play soldier. That makes sense. But why do soldiers play children?
Army and Navy
Karl Kraus

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

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Old soldiers never die; they just fade away.
Soldier
Douglas Macarthur

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In war the heroes always outnumber the soldiers ten to one.
Heroes and Heroism
H. L. Mencken

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In war, there are no unwounded soldiers.
War
Jose Narosky

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The most vital quality a soldier can possess is self-confidence.
Self-confidence
George S. Patton

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Brave men rejoice in adversity, just as brave soldiers triumph in war.
Adversity
Seneca

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'Tis the soldier's life to have their balmy slumbers waked with strife.
Army and Navy
William Shakespeare

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The Lord gets his best soldiers out of the highlands of affliction.
Trials
Charles Haddon Spurgeon

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The history of a soldier's wound beguiles the pain of it.
Anecdotes
Laurence Sterne

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Perfect soldier, perfect gentleman never gave offence to anyone not even the enemy.
Generals
A. J. P. Taylor

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I always considered statesmen to be more expendable than soldiers.
Politicians and Politics
Harry S Truman

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When we assumed the Soldier, we did not lay aside the Citizen.
Army and Navy
George Washington

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