Quotes by Marechal Ferdinand Foch

Airplanes are interesting toys but of no military value.

Marechal Ferdinand Foch

In whatever position you find yourself determine first your objective.

Marechal Ferdinand Foch

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Often and often afterwards, the beloved Aunt would ask me why I had never told anyone how I was being treated. Children tell little more than animals, for what comes to them they accept as eternally established.

Rudyard Kipling

Variety is the soul of pleasure.

Aphra Behn

Just as courage imperils life, fear protects it.

Jewish Proverb

He that plants trees loves others beside himself.

Thomas Fuller

Any effort that has self-glorification as its final endpoint is bound to end in disaster.

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Hindsight is always twenty-twenty.

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To Robert Fulton What, sir, would you make a ship sail against the wind and currents by lighting a bonfire under her deck I pray you excuse me. I have no time to listen to such nonsense.

Napoleon I »