Arthur Wellesley - Quotes

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Be discreet in all things, and so render it unnecessary to be mysterious. ---->>>

The battle of Waterloo was won on the playing fields of Eton. ---->>>

Next to a lost battle, nothing is so sad as a battle that has been won. ---->>>

Being born in a stable does not make one a horse. ---->>>

The whole art of war consists of guessing at what is on the other side of the hill. ---->>>

Educate men without religion and you make of them but clever devils. ---->>>

When one turns over in bed, it is time to turn out. ---->>>

I don't know what effect these men will have upon the enemy, but, by God, they frighten me. ---->>>

Nothing except a battle lost can be half so melancholy as a battle won. ---->>>

I hate the whole race. There is no believing a word they say, your professional poets, I mean there never existed a more worthless set than Byron and his friends for example. ---->>>

It is not the business of generals to shoot one another. ---->>>

The Lord's prayer contains the sum total of religion and morals. ---->>>

The only thing I am afraid of is fear. ---->>>

Publish and be damned. ---->>>

Habit is ten times nature. ---->>>

When my journal appears, many statues must come down. ---->>>


Nationality: English
Born: April 24, 1769
Die: September 14, 1852
Occupation: Soldier