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Military Quotes


Famous Quotes & Quotations About The Military:

Freedom is the right to be wrong, not the right to do wrong.
~ John G. Riefenbaker.

Freedom isn't free.
~ Author Unknown.

Friendly fire - isn't.
~ Author Unknown.

I think we consider too much the good luck of the early bird and not enough the bad luck of the early worm.
~ Franklin D. Roosevelt.

If God had meant for us to be in the Army, we would have been born with green, baggy skin.
~ Author Unknown.

If it moves, salute it; if it doesn't move, pick it up; and if you can't pick it up, paint it.
~ Author Unknown.

If your attack is going too well, you have walked into an ambush.
~ Infantry Journal.

In war there is no substitute for victory.
~ General Douglas MacArthur.

Incoming fire has the right of way.
~ Author Unknown.

It is generally inadvisable to eject directly over the area you just bombed.
~ US Air Force Manual.

It makes no difference which side the general is on.
~ Unknown British Soldier.

Look at an infantryman's eyes and you can tell how much war he has seen.
~ Bill Mauldin, Up Front, 1944.

Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.
~ Dwight D. Eisenhower.

If it's stupid but works, it isn't stupid.
~ Author Unknown.

If the enemy is in range, so are you.
~ Infantry Journal.

If you can't remember, the Claymore is pointed towards you.
~ Author Unknown.

If you find yourself in a fair fight, you didn't plan your mission properly.
~ David Hackworth.

Make it too tough for the enemy to get in and you can't get out.
~ Author Unknown.

Mines are equal opportunity weapons.
~ Saddam Hussein.

Never give in, never, never, never, never, in nothing great or small, large or petty, never give in except to convictions of honour and good sense. Never yield to force; never yield to the apparently overwhelming might of the enemy.
~ Winston Churchill.

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