And like the old soldier in that ballad, I now close my military career and just fade away, an old soldier who tried to do his duty as God gave him the sight to see that duty.
Quote by Douglas MacArthur
My first recollection is that of a bugle call.
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There is no substitute for victory.
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Never give an order that can't be obeyed.
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In war there is no substitute for victory.
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In every country and every age, the priest had been hostile to Liberty.